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Buy Local

Last Sunday was my first visit of the year to the Dorset (Vermont) Farmer’s Market where it was mildly evident that the peculiar weather hasn’t been kind to growers.  Yes, there were the herb sellers, the cheese makers, the bakers … Continue reading

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Hello, Columbus

  Christopher Columbus, who did not discover America (he was preceded by about five hundred years by Leif Ericson and maybe others), started Spanish colonization of what was called the “New World.” Born in Genoa, Columbus first sought funding from … Continue reading

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