The Fruit of your Labor

This summer has been glorious, warm, and filled with fresh produce.  Our backyard garden yielded plenty of  zucchini, yellow summer squash, carrots, green beans, broccoli, spinach and the sweetest corn.  In addition, we’ve filled our freezer with raspberries and strawberries.  Before I moved to the mid-west, I had never really…

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Living a Distracted Life

       I watched these turkeys day after day walking through the yard pecking as they went. Something would move and catch their eye, and away they went after it.       Some days I feel like a turkey, pecking at things. Wandering around aimlessly, going in the direction of anything…

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