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Burning Toys in Mombasa

The trash piled up in our field pharmacy.  There were no trash cans, no trash bags, nothing in the church for us to put garbage in. 950 more words

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Stinker Pot Pie

You have to be careful when giving special names.

The name of my farm dog is Bando, but, if he gets into trouble, or does something really clever, I call him Stinker.  346 more words

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They Didn’t Mean This for You

A new scientific study recently captured the headlines:  “Why Organic Food May Not Be Healthier for You!”.   

The study claims that conventional produce in the grocery store, for the most part, “does not exceed allowable limits of pesticide residue set by federal regulations.”  Since the main difference between organic and conventional produce is chemical pesticides, the report concludes that conventional food is just as good for you as organic food.     470 more words

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The Accidental Killers

People who feed wild birds are good people.

Have you ever known someone who goes to the trouble to put up a bird feeder in the back yard, and regularly goes out to let down the feeder, or to climb up on a ladder, and add more birdseed, who was not a good person? 585 more words

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The Perfect Pork Chop

The perfect pork chop begins long before you fire up the grill.  Fortunately, your local farmer will do most of the work for you.  Once you select the right chop, cooking it to perfection is gloriously simple. 1,430 more words

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A Break for the Chickens

We just sold the last of our fresh chickens, until October.  We will not offer fresh chicken again until the weather cools a bit.

You can still get our fresh eggs every day of the summer, and our vegetable gardens are still going strong.  391 more words

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A Four String Dinner at GLOW

Friends, we invite you to join us for dinner at GLOW of Rockport on Wednesday, July 11, at 6:30pm.  Please mark your calendar for this event, and call or e-mail Karey of GLOW to make your reservation. 150 more words

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