Abby is currently a freshman at a small women's college in mid-Missouri. During her free time she loves to read romances and knit baby clothes. She also spends a lot of time with her roommate Violet, who is endlessly licking herself clean. Violet is her cat.
A genetically modified organism is an organism or microorganism whose genetic material has been altered by means of genetic engineering. Ever since the early 1990s it has been the goal of many to find a way for crops to be genetically modified to survive and prosper despite the harmful pests and bacteria that exist in the soil. It has also been the source of many disagreements between people about whether or not genetically modified (GM) foods and organisms are actually bad for us. The question now is not whether they are bad for us, but whether we should get the choice of buying GM foods by having a label on the products or not. Continue reading →
We are all familiar with the seven-year marriage itch, but do you know that knitters experience a similar problem? Halfway through a project a knitter experiences the itch to just be done with it and to move on to something more invigorating. Continue reading →