Author Archives: Betsy G

One Billion Rising Monterey

One Billion Rising Monterey.

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One Billion Rising Monterey

Join us on February 14, 2013, for One Billion Rising Monterey to stand up in a worldwide movement to decry violence against women. If you’re not in the Monterey, CA area, check here for an event in your area. STRIKE … Continue reading

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Wag ‘n Walk 2013

It’s that time again–I’m walking to raise money for our local SPCA animal shelter. Since this is where we adopted all three of our “children”, it’s close to my heart. If you’re in or around Monterey, join us for the … Continue reading

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Archaeological tour of Belize/Guatemala

Archaeological Tour of Belize And Guatemala Jan. 2013 Slideshow: Me’s trip to Guatemala was created with TripAdvisor TripWow!

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One Billion Rising

One Billion Rising If you’re in the Monterey area on Valentine’s Day next month, please join us–dance, sing, march and let’s work to end violence against women! Watch this short video: Rise up!

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Rescued kitties!

Our local SPCA rescued over 50 cats from a horrible situation here on the peninsula–many kittens did not make it–but the survivors are doing great now. If you’re in the Monterey Peninsula area, think about adopting a kittie! πŸ™‚

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Black Cat Rescue

I haven’t posted in ages, but this website caught my eye–I love my black kitties and love people who appreciate these special cats. Thank you to Jennifer Stott for starting http://www.catster.com/lifestyle/black-cat-rescue-adoption in Boston. …the Black Cat Rescue specializes in finding … Continue reading

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SPCA Wag n Walk

I am passionately in support of animal shelters. There are so many abandoned animals needing care and good homes! I’ll be participating in the walk-a-thon put on by one of our local shelters, the SPCA of Monterey County. Please check … Continue reading

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So many good books, so little time….

From this interesting website: Animation – Is That A Fish In Your Ear? – David Bellos from Penguin Books on Vimeo. From what Manhattanese has in common with the Kuuk Thaayorre language of South Australia to why we don’t have … Continue reading

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Found in Translation: new book

“Found in Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World”, by Nataly Kelly and Jost Zetzsche. I’ve just pre-ordered this book from Amazon. Book description: Found in Translation reveals how translation affects virtually every aspect of life, by … Continue reading

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