Category Archives: This & That

Renny Avey, retired Cal Poly agriculture professor, shares what it was like growing up on Long Gulch Ranch, a cattle ranch in the Sierra Nevada mountains near Yosemite.

Long Gulch Ranch

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Renny Avey, retired Cal Poly agriculture professor, shares what it was like growing up on Long Gulch Ranch in the Sierra Nevada mountains near Yosemite

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Favorite October Pinterest Pins on ToriAvey.com

Favorite October Pins

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Did you know I’m on Pinterest? Hope you are too! Check out my seasonal boards and discover some of my favorite pins for October from my Pinterest friends.

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So I Wrote This Sci Fi TV Show…

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This may come as a surprise to some of you. Before I started this blog, I wrote screenplays and fiction. I was actually in the middle of working on a sci fi fantasy novel for teens when I published my first Shiksa in the Kitchen blog. I was about 150 pages into the book and …

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Internet Censorship Bills: SOPA and PIPA

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I will not be posting online on January 18 in protest of the internet censorship bills, SOPA and PIPA, that will soon be voted on by Congress. Please consider signing this petition against internet censorship and learn how you can take action here: GOOGLE PETITION AGAINST INTERNET CENSORSHIP The internet should remain free and uncensored. …

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