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Fried Apricot Pies from Guest Blogger Kay!

  May I introduce you to my friend Kay, who I have known since Junior High School!  Facts about Kay: She was the only one of “our group” who had wheels in High School…a red Rambler station wagon. Yes we were too … Continue reading

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Africa visits Kansas

So…last week I wrote a bit about Joanna and how we met her.  Now I want to share the week she spent here with us. First…I drove 120 miles east to pick her up at the airport.  Not a bad … Continue reading

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Pickin’ up paw paws, puttin’ em in a basket…

  Everywhere.  They are everywhere.  The wind is blowing them off the tree faster than we can retrieve them!  But I will NOT let the critters get them.  They’ve already had their fair share.  It’s my turn now.  All week, … Continue reading

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The Day After

Have I used that title before?  Maybe.  But this really could be sequel to the movie “The Day After”…remember that old TV movie?  Yep, that one..Jason Robards, postapocalyptic/nuclear war. Except it was 60-110 MPH winds taking things apart.  And hail … Continue reading

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Aftermath

As soon as the dust settled yesterday, I headed out to the orchard to check on the status of my fruit trees.  That wind was vicious but not as bad as it could’ve been.  I found many, many baby apricots on … Continue reading

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