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Dawn D.

"I continue to help my son through his unique development. I am also attempting to transform a barren suburban lot into a wildlife-friendly oasis."

Austin, TX, USA
committed relationship, 1 child
Speaks: English and a little French
Joined Sep 11, 1998

Suburban Wildlife Garden

One of my favorite hobbies is working on my gardening blog: 
Suburban Wildlife Garden at
It's a place where I can express myself and display fun photos of the progress I'm making in my little garden.
BTW, here is one of the best games on the internet. Just click to Feed the Hungry...

And I try to remember to click here every day...

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Joined Sep 11, 1998 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
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Groups, Animal Sanctuaries, Backyard Wildlife Habitat, Cat Lovers, Complete Guide to Backyard Gardening, DNC - Democratic National Committee, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, FIND THE BEAUTY ON THE EARTH, Get Out The Progressive Vote!, Greenpeace, Help the Honey Bees!, Human Rights Network, Jane Goodall Institute: Race for the Primates, Kritters R Us more »
Hometown Austin, TX 
Birthday May 15  
Languages English and a little French  
About Me I'm a mother and concerned citizen who's trying to make my little corner of the world a bit better.
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Pets 2 rescued Siamese Cats  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions Hopeful Agnostic  
Eating Habits aspiring healthy eater, fruit, Lots of Tea, organic whenever possible  
Wild Fact About Me I spent the first 10 years of my life on an 800 acre farm in the Ozark Mountains.
My Philosophy There are many paths to a happy independent adulthood.
What Gives Me Hope The goodness I see in so many people.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by make sure every disabled child and adult has the services s/he needs to be successful in school and life.
What/who changed my life and why My son, whose continued goodness and success (despite his disability) keeps me hoping for a happy ending.
What Bugs Me cruelty, ignorance, greed, the anti-vaccine movement, Hate Radio/TV Shows, limiting one's sources of information, Spam posted as Care2 News  
Passions Spending time with family and friends, Finding beauty in life, Animals, Science, Nature, learning about history, watching films  
Inspirations My son, my garden, nature, music  
What Scares Me the future for my child  
Role Models Brian Deer, Anne Sullivan, Margaret Sanger, Lady Bird Johnson, Jane Goodall  
Quotation "They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." ~ Ben Franklin
Interests Antiques/collectibles, environment, gardening, history, movies, reading  
Books Almost anything!  
Music celtic, classical, jazz, neo-folk, rock, world music  
Movies Waking Ned Devine, American Dreamer, Band of Brothers, Bollywood Hollywood, Chocolat, Cold Comfort Farm, Dead Again, Excalibur, Henry V, Howards End, Jean de Florette, Lord of the Rings, Matchmaker, Much Ado About Nothing, Muriel's Wedding, O Brother Where Art Thou  
TV Shows Being Human, Doctor Who, Foyle's War, Graham Norton BBCA, I Survived, Masterpiece Theatre, National Geographic, Rick Steves Travel's, Samantha Brown, Survivor, The Colbert Report, The Daily Show, The Soup, The Tudors, True Blood  
Favorite Foods chocolate, fruit, veggies, sushi  
Favorite Places The Beach/Ocean, St Augustine Florida, Lake District - England, Hill Country of Central Texas, Ireland, Wales, Scotland, England, Florida  
Can't Live Without love, food, air, friends and family, shelter, sleep, water  
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My Thank You Notes
Friends of Dawn

Catherine G.

Charles W.

Eternal G.

Andy M.


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    Enjoy a wonderful day Dawn.

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    One life, one planet, Love the Earth....

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    Dalia H. (1280)
    My Beloved Dawn
    Wishing You the Very Best Birthday Ever!
    GOD Bless You Today and Forever!
    Much Love, Light, and a very Big Hug

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    May Your Birthday Be Very Special, and the start of a wonderful year!

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    Happy Birthday, my friend. Luvya, Barbara

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    Happy Birthday, my friend. Luvya, Barbara

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