Monthly Archives: June 2014

Dog vs Porcupine

Well, it finally happened. I had really lucked out so far- there were two times I came across a porcupine in the woods with the dog, and both times I got her to sit and wait. This time, I was … Continue reading

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Campfires and the beginning of summer

On Thursday we had the first fire of the season. Though it was still technically spring, with everyone wrapped up in hoodies and pants, it felt like the beginning of summer. There is something magical about sitting around a fire … Continue reading

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Eats: Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

I’m not particularly fond of pie crust for sweet pies. I know, it’s odd. I will happily make (and eat!) chicken pot pie, but if you put a slice of blueberry, pumpkin, peach, or apple pie in front of me, … Continue reading

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In the Garden: June

I’veĀ  been enjoying the first part of June so much that I have neglected my garden a little. Everything has survived, thankfully, but I know I have some serious weeding and staking to do! I’ve been picking the basil and … Continue reading

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A New Englander in Georgia: The General Muir

  We ate at The General Muir in Atlanta at an awkward time- two minutes after breakfast had officially ended, while the staff was hard at work prepping food for lunch. Nonetheless, all the people were very friendly and talkative, … Continue reading

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