Author Archives: J. F. Booth

About J. F. Booth

I am a writer and educator.

Catching Up With Opal and Oscar (Their 19th season)

I’m writing this post at a serious disadvantage. It’s 2020, and we humans are dealing with a deadly pandemic; we are quarantined.  Our friends, other species, are carrying on their lives – migrating, nesting, brooding, and enjoying Spring’s delights. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Pet-friendly Home Decorating

Stop, In the Name of Love by Janice F. Booth Feb. 11, 2020    What’s Up? Magazine We’re all spending a bit more time indoors than we may wish right now. Unless you’re an avid skier, February finds most of … Continue reading

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Happy Campers: Tips & Tales When Planning For Summer Camp

Happy Campers by Janice F. Booth Mar. 11, 2020 Tales and tips to ensure your children have fond memories of summer sleep-over camp. “It’s been 68 years, and I still remember my time at the YMCA Camp on the Blanco … Continue reading

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Vines: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Vines by Janice F. Booth Mar. 17, 2020  What’s Up? Magazine Perhaps you’ve watched those charming BBC murder mysteries where all the victims live in sweet, vine-covered cottages with picket fences and mullioned windows. Or you’ve toured England’s Cotswold or … Continue reading

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Home and Garden Stop, In the Name of Love by Janice F. Booth Feb. 11, 2020 Expand We’re all spending a bit more time indoors than we may wish right now. Unless you’re an avid skier, February finds most of … Continue reading

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