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Friday May 1, 2015 Spring in western Massachusetts is absolutely spectacular as life bursts seemly out of every corner. I love my morning runs along the North river, watching the…

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Wednesday March 18th 2015 Something happened this week, there was a definite change: Spring has arrived. I used to think that the season of Spring was just about the temperature.…

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Saturday February 28 2015 On Thursday morning this week we got a call from Monique’s school, Colrain Central Elementary school. There was a heating issue and all the kids in…

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Monday February 23 2015 Several of you have been asking how we are fairing with these cold temperatures. Yes, it is cold. I have not checked the official records but…

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Sunday February 15, 2015 Today’s post is for my California and other west coast readers. New Englanders, you guys are living this one so you can pass this one by…

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Wednesday November 19th, 2014 Happy Birthday Monique Today we celebrated Monique’s 8th birthday! We can’t hardly believe that 8 years have gone by since we received a phone call from…

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Friday November 14th We woke up this morning to a white world outside: our first snowfall. OK, it was only a dusting, and nothing compared to the feet of snow…

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Friday September 26 When we were first looking around at camper trailers in late June, everyone told us “The season ends on Labor Day weekend”. We heard this over and…

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Saturday August 16, 2014 Last weekend August 8-10 we attended the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) Summer Conference in Amherst, MA. The conference is held annually in the Northeast, this…

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