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Shandaken Cabin

It’s 48 degrees outside tonight, but cozy inside our cabin alongside the Esopus Creek in Shandaken, NY. The nighttime chill prompted John to make a log fire. The log fire prompted Jack...

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Catskills Getaway

This morning we headed to The Catskills. Jack loves a road trip and was keen to see where we were going. We have rented a place based on the following criteria for our weekend getaway: a...

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Table For Seven?

The contractors had cleared the breezeway floor of all construction materials before the weekend — except for a pair of saw horses and stack of 2×4‘s ready to be cut. We were...

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Pringle Free Diet

Reading Dan’s posting about my breakfast and our interest in eating healthier foods makes me realise just how much our diet has changed in the past 12 months. We have transitioned...

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Breakfast Surprise

With 17 years of experience, I felt I could confidently predict what John would order for breakfast. Poached eggs with bacon, potatoes, toast, coffee, and a glass of water. But to my...

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Community Garden

I’ve been busy at my allotment the past couple of evenings preparing for fall planting. Overall I am pleased with the steady supply of homegrown summer vegetables my little patch...

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On The Porch

To finish our session on the front porch, John prepared a fresh, healthy, and sweet dessert: sliced mango with yogurt and honey. We had intended to have a drink on the porch before cooking...

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Escapades With Miko

When I saw Miko walking up our street this evening I waved and said hi. She smiled and told me that Suzanne had asked her to pen the hens up. She finished the sentence with one of her...

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A Walk In The Park

I was sitting in the chair at the dentist’s office today and staring at the light fixture overhead. It looked like the same ominous lamp I’ve seen in every dentist’s office I’ve...

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Wired And Framed

Things are moving along on the house project. Last week the very last, and smallest, window went in. Yesterday our town’s electrical inspector approved the rough electrical wiring...

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