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Pottery Shop Chapel

Several years ago, a special friend and I ventured out to find a pottery shop in a small town several hours from our own.  Upon reaching our destination, we learned via a note on the door, that the potter had left for vacation not to return for several weeks.   287 more words

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Bean Truth

Ok folks… For most of us, beans are not a luxury.  But, you must rethink this untruth! Legumes and beans of every sort, are high in protein, available year-round and can be purchased and stored dried.   189 more words

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The Pear Bucket

Today Jim brought to the office a hearty bucket of pears strategically placed at the entrance door, reminding us all that we’d rather be in the orchard.   71 more words

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Shortbread

You almost always have the ingredients for Shortbread in your cabinet.  But… the pan… I finally ordered a short bread pan because I just love short bread with coffee, wine, fruit or just stag.     105 more words

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Walnuts

There are many methods for harvesting Walnuts.   I used the link below which differed a bit from Grandma’s (to my memory).  There is a lot of work in dealing with Walnuts but it is happy work, joyful actually, sitting on the picnic table processing naturally.. 55 more words

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