No Rest for the Weary

Now I know why start-up businesses don’t get the chance to write as often as they’d like to, especially as the high Summer season approaches. Working as a baker at the Village Meat Market and trying to bake our own…
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Peaks and Valleys

I haven’t written in a while. While this is partly from being incredibly busy, learning to weld, replacing brakes and rotors on my truck with a friend to save money, getting the farm readied for Winter, the other half of…
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Unplugged

(Featured photo credit: Marcelo Graciolli) Right now I’m listening to NCPR on the radio. I have no TV and use the Internet mostly when I’m near a public WiFi spot in town, like my library. I used to be online…
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Super Harvest Moon Eclipse

It was an evening in September that marked a special event in the night’s sky. Something we won’t have the opportunity to see again for another 18 years. Coming next in 2033, a super harvest moon will again combine with…
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DIY Wine Press

In my last post I talked about sourcing local grapes for making wine at home in the Adirondacks. After crushing and fermenting, it was time to press. So this week I wanted to show you how I pressed the grapes…