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Preserving Summer's Sweetness

Posted by Amanda Christenson -

The end of the actual growing season this year, although much later than usual, still left tasks undone. But the tasks are such that they can mostly be done when we get around to them. Case in point: we have dried beans to shell. Technically a task, I enjoy shelling them while sitting on the deck watching the geese come into the lake or seeing the two neighborhood herons vying for...

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