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Linking Our Food and Our Space

We reached batch 21, jar 71 tonight in the canning of the 41st pound of cherries. Canning has overtaken everything in the house, the garage and the cars. 1,319 more words

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Three Cheers for Pickled Beets

Tonight we had 100 percent success on our canned pickled beets. Every one of the jars sealed. It was a hot afternoon as we prepared peach and cherry jam, lemon thyme pickles, cucumber chutney and pickled beets. 1,625 more words

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Forty Degrees Below Zero At My Desk

This past week has brought us record breaking heat throughout the west and in our part of Montana. Temperatures here have been in the 90s when they often are in the 70s. 769 more words

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U.S. Deceleration of Independence: "Absolved from all Allegiance to the British Crown"

It is uncommon for us to take time to read the actual text of the US Deceleration of Independence. In one of communities near us the U.S. 1,656 more words

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Unpacking Our New Life

When we picked the name of the website we intended for it to chronicle our rebuild from the wildfire that consumed our home and our lives in June 2012 but we also intended it to carry forward past the rebuild. 808 more words

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Jessye's Table

We are unpacking and putting together things we bought a year and a half ago when we were rebuilding our house in Idaho. Some things fit fine others not at all. 969 more words

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Time Out

Time out. We all need to take time out but what that means seems to depend on your level of authority. If you are the parent and tell a child to go to “time out” that means they did something you don’t like. 879 more words

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