Sometimes something happens that reaffirms my faith in the basic goodness of people. A couple of weeks ago I lost a bracelet — one that may not have had much monetary value, but had a great deal of sentimental value to me.
In a way, over the past several years I’ve looked at President Obama’s signature mortgage relief program, the Home Affordable Modification Program, otherwise known as HAMP, as both the good news and bad news at the same time.
Wow, here it is August already! Whenever I run into people who know I am doing a Big Year, the first question is always……………….so what’s your number? So let’s get right to it. For the month of July I was able to add 7 new species to the list, bringing my total to 214 for the year.