Tag Archives: winter

Fall on the farm

After a strange summer – cool and very wet, followed by hot and very dry – fall has arrived on the farm.  I love this time of year. The nights are much cooler and the days, while still warm, have … Continue reading

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Early Man Has it All Over Me

By all (archaeological) accounts Early Man, once he had discovered it, was very good at starting and maintaining a fire.  Fire was essential to humankind’s survival – it provided warmth and cooked food, and was eventually harnessed as a partner … Continue reading

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