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A neighbor gave us some of his maple syrup so we made cookies!
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Every year for the past three years we have a get together with our neighbors down the road, Trish and Jay. Each family bakes some cookies and we have a mid-winter gathering of sugary gluttony. Trish dubbed this soirée “geek fest” because we drag out the latest e-toys. This year Trish invited our new neighbors Lisa and John.
Cookies are a favorite of mine. I love baking them, but mostly I love eating them. As I was wondering what to make this year I picked :: Follow Gromit for more
An interesting look at the temperature variance in the cold frame.
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Recently we added an Acu-Rite personal weather station at Clean Slate Farm to so we could monitor the weather via a weather app for Apple iOS devices and our computers. It’s provided some interesting information for us such as wind speed, temperature, humidity, and rainfall. It’s also just a lot of fun to geek out for a change. You can access the weather by looking :: Follow Gromit for more