Category Archives: Hobbies & General Interest

My Journey Into Gardening & Why I Garden (A Response of Sorts to MIGardener)

I love this woman. I think it is because she reminds me of my mother. I know that sounds funny, but she thinks a lot the same way my mom did. There is a wonder of nature in her heart, … Continue reading

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How to Grow Herbs for FREE From The Grocery Store

As you may know, I have been starting seeds and seeking info about gardening, often via YouTube. This young man and his wife have a seed company in Port Huron, Michigan; they sell heritage seeds and gardening items via their … Continue reading

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Iditarod – The Last Great Race On Earth

First, I want to thank The Tundra PA for keeping us up to date on this year’s race. Here is her most recent report: Happy Thursday everyone! I keep posting the race map because it seems to me to be … Continue reading

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Baking on a cold Winter day

I know I shouldn’t do it, I really do, but baking when it is so very cold outside not only warms the stomach, but also warms up the house and makes it smell so lovely! Today I made a recipe … Continue reading

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In honor of Burns Day …

Celebrated in Scotland traditionally on January 25, it commemorates the life of the bard Rabbie (Robert) Burns, the Ploughman’s Poet, who was born on that date in 1759. Sláinte Mhath! (and) Alba gu brath! A little bit of humor, in … Continue reading

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President Trump Welcomes the 2018 College Football Playoff National Champions to the White House

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Craft of the day – Edible spheres

From America’s Test Kitchen, the process is called spherification. It’s what chef’s in trendy restaurants do to jazz up their dishes, and you can do it at home! Doesn’t this look like fun? Just the thing for a snow day … Continue reading

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