Brief San Antonio History of Trash

By Jim Gladson Introduction In the 1880’s, the growth of paper products had reached a level that Recycling became a valuable commodity.  By the 1950’s, minor recycling of aluminum drink cans began. Around 15 years ago, we received “bins” for paper, limited glass, & cans....
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The Truth Behind Senior Moments

What Causes Senior Moments and How to Manage Them By Carrie Hill, PhD If you’ve ever experienced senior moments — a nonmedical term for mental glitches — you’re not alone. A few years ago, I was buying groceries and had just swiped my debit card. The machine asked me...
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Garbage – Recycling – Organics

By Jim Gladson Introduction San Antonio’s beautiful colors are reflected in…Garbage, Recycling, & Organics. The 24 posts cover: Introduction (4 posts) Garbage (2 posts) Recycling (10 posts) Organics. (8 posts)   In future issues of The Twig, the Woodland Blog (and...
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Putting the Decorations Away

by Dan Jean “The whole assembly then agreed to celebrate the festival seven more days; so for another seven days they celebrated joyfully.”  2 Chronicles 30:23 The anticipation of the big day is a memory. The gifts have all been unwrapped. The guests have gone home. It is time to...
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