Category Archives: Life Lessons

Fresh Farms Taking Root

Here’s my feature article from What’s Up? Magazine‘s March issue. Meghan Ochel and Erik DeGuzman are passionate about farming; it’s what they do. They met in 2011 while shopping at a farmers’ market. Meghan was working in public health for … Continue reading

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What’s Next? USDA & USAID Specialist, Poet, Warrior Against Hunger Janice F. Booth, Maryland Correspondent   Hiram Larew, right, traveled a lot with his job. Here he is pictured in Egypt in 1998. Photo courtesy of Hiram Larew Hiram Larew … Continue reading

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“What’s Next?” Earl, Buddy, Hance, former MD. Sec. of Ag

“What’s Next?” Earl, Buddy, Hance, Maryland’s Secretary of Agriculture, Calvert County Commissioner –  Janice F. Booth, Maryland Correspondent Mar 22, 2019 Updated Mar 22, 2019 “I always have the farm. I’m always going to be there,” said Earl “Buddy” Hance, … Continue reading

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They’re back! Oscar & Opal Osprey Begin Their 18th Season!

I’m delighted to announce the return of our dear Osprey friends, Opal and Oscar.  Yesterday morning’s weather was perfect for a walk at the US Naval Academy.  There was a gentle breeze, sunshine, and temperatures in the low 50s F. … Continue reading

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Undercover Stars Among Us | What’s Up Magazine

Should I Have Asked for an Autograph? Source: Undercover Stars Among Us | What’s Up Magazine Have you walked past someone on the sidewalk or waited at a counter next to someone who looked vaguely familiar? Something about her smile, … Continue reading

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