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August 12, 2019

Conversations Around the Dinner Table

It began with a photo of the dining room at the Collins House and thoughts of conversations the judge and the missus may have had amongst themselves and their children or Sunday guests. In today's world we anxiously await a new movi...

August 2, 2019

National Watermelon Day!

"When one has tasted watermelon, he knows what the angels eat." 

~Mark Twain

Click image above to visit our historical tribute to watermelons. 

Shall we celebrate?

for the melon in the patch is oh so great . . .

Bold green and striped on the outside...

August 1, 2019

Back in 1861, August was known as "cucumber time" ~

"In the last analysis, a pickle is a cucumber with experience." 

~Irena Chalmers

While some may, and some may not

enjoy the cucumber, that lowly sprout . . .

But in the garden it has grown,

for over 3,000 years; my how time...

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Driving By . . . Part 2~

August 1, 2020

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