Reflections on Fresh Fruit

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A cantaloupe offered me an epiphany this morning.¬† I confess, this is not my first melon-induced, micro-mystical moment.¬† Years ago, I was browsing the produce in a small farm store–the usual line up of summer squash, sweet corn, zucchinis. ¬†Suddenly, … Continue reading

Tiny, Happy Gardens

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The front yards in my neighborhood are smaller than a lot of people’s master bedrooms. And it looks as though folks like it that way. By this time of year, with as much rain as we’ve had, things are pretty … Continue reading