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As the Story is Told: Farming Life Part I

Every week, I share an excerpt from the book my Great Aunt helped write, As the Story is Told: A History of Morpeth and Community, which was printed in 1986. 504 more words


Every Leaf a Flower

Autumn is a second spring
when every leaf is a flower.~Albert Camus

Rural Life

Good morning

I awoke this morning at 4 a.m. and lay in bed wide awake. I was frustrated. I knew I was going to be tired later if I didn’t fall back asleep. 261 more words


Raisin Cinnamon Swirl Loaf

I was hunting for a breakfast bread that would not be too sweet. Looking through my vintage 1970’s BH&G, Homemade Bread Cookbook, I came across two recipes that had what I wanted: raisins and cinnamon. 59 more words