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Plum-apricot jam.

My sister was searching high and low for a good (or just any) plum jam in the supermarkets, but it just wasn’t happening. So I made her one. 253 more words

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FIrst Snow of the Season...

And we got about five inches. And of course things were a bit nutzo at the store. Interestingly enough, when I got home, the Kidling was already shoveling…and she had NOT been told to do it. 92 more words

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Quote for the Week

“The grateful mind is constantly fixed upon the best. Therefore it tends to become the best. It takes the form or character of the best, and will receive the best.”

    Wallace D. Wattles, author

Dear Abby: Traditional Thanksgiving Prayer

DEAR READERS: Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and no Thanksgiving would be complete without my sharing the traditional prayer penned by my dear mother:

Oh, Heavenly Father,

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Happy (?) Animals in the Snow

Yes, there is bullying on the little farm. Scolding them in a slow teacher voice does nothing to stop it, so I carry on to the barn for a fun time in the snow with the goats, cat, ducks and chickens. 207 more words

Resolutions revisited

I made a New Year’s resolution and managed to keep it!  My post on this blog alerted readers to one on my other blog. 525 more words



When the water is still and the sun is bright, a pond or lake can be a mirror.

Here is the world in mid-November, upside down. With ripples.