Category Archives: Bearkind

All about bears – in Literature and in the Wild.

RAISING CHICKENS: 5 Reasons to Build a Backyard Chicken Coop

5 Reasons to Raise Chickens & Build a Coop Thinking of raising your very own chickens? Why not?  Building a great chicken coop to house little yellow poultry chicks has become a growing, popular — and profitable — new backyard … Continue reading






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FEED THE BIRDS: Make Edible Christmas Tree for Bird Feeding

Edible Christmas Tree for Bird Feeding It’s here!  Winter.  In the True North, we’re seeing shorter winters.  Climate Change: along the coastlines, warming oceans are keeping back some of that Arctic air.  One result is the slow drifting of more … Continue reading






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DREAM DICTIONARY: What Your 12 Most Common Dreams Mean

    12 Most Common Dreams “Both dreams and myths are important communications from ourselves to ourselves.” – Dr. Erich Fromm I’ve always had a fascination with the meaning of dreams, especially after a long yarn with science fiction and … Continue reading






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ORNITHANTHROPUS — the Winged Human in Dream, Myth & Literature

    Ornithanthropus – The Winged Human NOTE: This posting is dedicated to the memory of editor Ejler Jakobsson, with deepest gratitude. Even though I published my Science Fantasy story “Ornithanthropus” way back in 1971, I’m still getting comments on … Continue reading






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OUT OF MY FATHER’S SHAVING BOX: Dad’s War, Algonquin Regiment & Liberation of Holland

  Out of My Father’s Shaving Box     Dad’s War, Algonquin Regiment & the Liberation of Holland   “This is yours now, Brian. He wanted you to have it.” And my mother handed me an old wooden shaving kit … Continue reading






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HOME COOKING: Chick-fil-A’s Best Chicken Recipes You Can Do Home

Chefs constantly run down “fast food” restaurants (in the industry, they’re referred to as “Quick Food”).  But here’s a secret: It’s something a lot of chefs won’t admit: but this ol’ cook does it — I like to recreate some … Continue reading






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Golden Corral Restaurant Recipes for Home Cooking

We love buffets, don’t we?  Especially when it’s good quality down-home food, served fresh and hot and delicious. Golden Corral has gained a top reputation in the buffet niche, becoming a fave. The first Golden Corral Buffet & Grill opened in Fayetteville, … Continue reading






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Anthropocene Defaunation: From Endangered Species to Mass Extinction

When I read the latest reports on the state of our Living Earth, well, I just have to Rant! Is Humankind THAT stupid? Okay, maybe not ALL of Humankind.  There’s still you, me and our loved ones isn’t there? But … Continue reading






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FLEAS ON DOGS: How To Get Rid Of Fleas Naturally

Tick season is supposed to be over — at least here along the ragged coast of Nova Scotia. But it isn’t.  We’re still finding ticks on Mocha, our German Shepherd.  Those little dark ticks — the Lyme Disease carrying ones… … Continue reading






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PET SITTING: Start Your Dog Sitting & Walking Home Business

  The Recession hit working and middle class families hard, not to mention us Boomers who thought we were going to retire.  But an amazing reaction to that has been the success of work from home jobs, small mom and … Continue reading






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