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The Nest

The Nest

Growing up it used to be the first sighting of a robin meant Spring was right around the corner. Now thanks to the internet and those who dwell on ...
What A Difference A Week Can Make

What A Difference A Week Can Make

After two years of living in my house I finally got around to focusing on the finished basement.  My house had been abandoned for over a year and t...
Veggies are Popping

Veggies are Popping

After a decent winter and a real spring for the first time in many years the early vegetables are sprouting from the ground in the surest sign that...
Return of the bear and a solution

Return of the bear and a solution

Once the initial shock of a mama bear and her two cubs tramping through my yard and tearing apart my first beehive wore off I collected the frames ...
Oh bear!

Oh bear!

I have never had a problem with bears.  We had a mutual understand, or so I thought.  Prior to this weekend my interaction with bears was limited. ...
The Best of The Bread

The Best of The Bread

The New York Times is well known for for their coverage of national and world events - however it is their no knead bread recipe that has garnered ...