Author: Mark Leichty

Olympic Dreams and World Records

I had a wonderful weekend-long birthday celebration on the Washington coast near Ocean Shores, Washington.  Among the many fun adventures […]

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10,000 steps and a new shipping facility..

I’ve been trying to get 10,000 steps in every day in an effort to lose a little weight and build […]

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“From the Roof of Africa”

This past weekend, our plantsman and mountaineer extraordinaire Ryan Seely, completed an epic climb of Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.  The […]

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“A Winning Team”

     Building a winning team applies to business as much as it does to athletics.  Developing a standard for excellence […]

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The Top of the World…

I’ve given a lot of thought to 2017, now that it’s been relegated to the history books.  Instead of a […]

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A Word From The Trenches…

     I think I can make a persuasive argument that being in a trench is never a good thing.  […]

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“Fantastic Plants and Where To Find Them”

I’m a Harry Potter fan through and through.  I’m just finishing listening to the entire series on Audible for the […]

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New Plants at Little Prince, plus a DELICIOUS recipe!

I toured the North Willamette Research and Extension Center this morning to take a further look at the Arctostaphylos trial […]

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Thank You SO MUCH!

It’s exciting to see all the new varieties we’ve added at Little Prince over the past year, with many more […]

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“True Colors, Shining Through”

My Grandma lived to be 103 years old and was sharp as a tack until shortly before she died in […]

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