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Strange lump

We looked out the window this morning to see a strange, brown lump on the tomato bed. We went outside for a closer look to see it was a turtle. 71 more words


Under Bryant Park by Samm Kunce

Oh, my gosh, how much do I love this installation? Located in the underground passageway between the 6th Ave. subway station at 42nd St. and the station exit on 5th Ave., … 265 more words

Urban Life


It is a bread day. A real bread day, with the wood fired bread oven. It feels like forever since we’ve fired up the oven—with a fire ban almost all summer, and major DIY weekends since. 143 more words

365 Days Of Food


I wake to disturbance outside. On impulse, I reach for my phone and check the time. 4a.m. What the heck? I reach for my trousers tossed over the back of my chair, and get dressed. 735 more words

Rural Life

The Goslings are Here!

We have three new bundles of fluff peeping away at the farm this week.  The goslings arrived from Metzer Farms happy and healthy, and so incredibly cute. 377 more words



I’m in the middle of reading and dozing when Toro knocks on my door, and enters. I fold the page on my John Grisham novel and sit up. 949 more words

Rural Life

Hooking up Maud

Oh my gosh, we had our first clear sunrise in all most a month! I cannot describe how magical it has been this morning gazing out the bedroom window to see the brilliant light play on the Foxglove spires. 213 more words

Rural Life