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Mulberry syrup revisited

I decided to make our year’s supply of mulberry syrup with the chinois this year. I started with some berry picking: I used the chinois for juicing this year. I ended up with some seeds going through the holes, but … Continue reading

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Busy as a bee this summer

In addition to working a day job and maintaining standards at home, like a home-cooked dinner and swept floors and clean toilet bowls (all quite mundane), I have had a few adventures this year. We went to Iowa’s first state park, Backbone. I’d … Continue reading

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