How to Take the Sting Out of Texas Bull Nettle

How to Take the Sting Out of Texas Bull Nettle

Texas bull nettle (Cnidoscolus texanus) is more than capable of defending itself from potential herbivores or an unwary naturalist. Bull nettle is a good plant species to know and respect! It has many uses and can be very … Read More

Thunder In January

Thunder In January

East Texas Weather-Lore

East Texas- Thunder in January means more than rumbling in the sky to many East Texans. For many, many years East Texans have been predicting the weather by trying to make heads or tails of signs from Mother Nature. The state of the weather … Read More

Psychic Persimmons

Psychic Persimmons

By Dana Goolsby

East Texas– With fall in full swing and winter approaching people are curious about what Mother Nature has in store. If the Doppler radar bores you or if you enjoy a bit of folklore, there are other ways to predict the weather.… Read More

Dowsing For Graves & Witching For Water

Dowsing For Graves & Witching For Water

By Dana Goolsby

Some call it science others call it supernatural. Call it what you will, but dowsing has proven to be an effective method that has been used for centuries to find underground objects of interest. The art of dowsing can be … Read More