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Melissa Luznicky Garrett
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My husband was kind enough to contrive a hook rack from which to dry herbs. It hangs from a wall in my mudroom, which will also serve as a root cellar if I'm lucky enough to have root crops to harvest later in the season. Con...
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While in the garden this evening I happened to capture a short video of a bee visiting my borage patch. Seconds later, a hummingbird whizzed by my head to join the bee, flitting away just as quickly and before I had a chance ...
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My youngest has started a YouTube channel called The Jumping Bean on which she plans to post gymnastics tips, tricks, and tutorials. I'm sure she'd love for you to watch her introduction video and leave a kind and supportive ...
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sketch and watercolor by Hannah Grayson Garrett
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No Joke!! Posted by Ismail Ismail on Thursday, June 11, 2015
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I do not consciously choose friends based on shared political or social beliefs, though I think like-minded individuals naturally gravitate toward one another. For the most part these heavy subjects don't come up in daily con...
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Happy 4th of July!  My girls humored me with a festive picture. My son, however, was busy napping at the time of the photo, having passed a restless night after dreaming that his pet corn snake Riley escaped from her tank...
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Fresh from the garden, this . . . became this for dinner.  Crustless quiche (beets boiled and served on the side). A few links of sausage and small tomatoes mixed in and cooked at 325 degrees for about 20-25 m...
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My husband alerted me to this video and told me I should show it to our youngest daughter, the gymnast. Seeing as how she has little fear and is up for trying just about anything, I'm almost afraid to! This is fantastic foota...
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This past week was a mixture of warm and sunny, and cool and rainy. In general, June has been a disappointing month weather-wise (in my opinion). Despite the calendar claiming it's summer, the gray skies and 62 degrees (16 Ce...
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This year, for the first time ever, I was able to actually grow rosemary. Rosemary happens to be one of my favorite herbs; it smells wonderful in the garden and makes a delicious addition to savory dishes. In an effort to ...
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I woke up in the middle of the night feeling sick to my stomach - sick with worry and anger and sadness, that is. My mind had begun replaying a conversation I had with my son earlier that evening, which caused fear and anxiet...
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Day 130 - Garden Update
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I was in the garden a lot this week, so much so that I have been struck hard by seasonal allergies, as have my son and husband. Springtime r

Writing is Hard & Other Truths About the Craft
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As I was torturing myself with Episode 3 of "Sunny with a Twist of Olive" this month, I kept thinking this should be easier. Each aspect of

Day 102 - Garden Update
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Today has been, without question, the most beautiful day of 2015 so far here in Ithaca. The sky is blue, the sun is shining, and it's a warm

Day 77 - New Addition!
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Meet Riley, the newest addition to my budding herpetologist's collection of reptiles. She joins Perry the ball python, Sticky the bearded dr

Day 48 - Thank Goodness for Grandparents
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The kids are off school this week, and while my oldest is recovering from last week's tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (she's been in signifi

Day 40 - Snow Day, Take Two
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As the kids and I were shoveling our Very Long Driveway earlier today, using nothing but our snow shovels and good ole fashioned elbow greas

Day 39 - The Snow Never Bothered Them, Anyway
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At "feels like" 33 degrees, it is a relatively warm day in upstate New York. However we are under a winter storm warning until Tuesday morni

Day 38 - "You Have No Power Over Me"
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I've been dealing with a contrary reader lately. Though never particularly rude, this young, know-it-all reader nevertheless needles and tes

Day 37 - Fifty Shades of Doubt
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When the erotic novel FIFTY SHADES OF GREY debuted, I felt no shortage of annoyance, anger, and jealousy that this book was receiving so muc

Day 36 - Positive Thinking
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It's about this time of year when my hatred of winter multiplies exponentially on an almost daily basis. Gusty winds and blowing snow. Negat

Day 35 - A Return
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My husband and I met last Tuesday with the Committee on Special Education regarding the possibility of securing a recommendation to an area

Day 34 - Required Reading
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I was wondering what I should blog about today when the subject matter practically fell in my lap. It appears that Harper Lee, author of the

Day 33 - Snow Day!
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Local forecasters have, for days, been talking about a snow storm predicted to charge across the central states and up through Pennsylvania

Day 32 - The Journey Begins
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Today is February 1st, which means two things: 1. I blogged the entire month of January, making steady and consistent progress on my self-im

Day 31 - The Mystery of the Missing Wallet
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My husband is forever misplacing things, especially his keys, phone, and wallet. I could say it's an endearing character flaw, goodness know

Day 30 - Commenting Etiquette
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I've been a member of Wattpad for the past four months. Having decided to "write to query" after years of self-publishing, I severed my excl

Day 29 - Cautiously Optimistic
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After another full day at the Cornell Animal Hospital, Perry the Ball Python is now home. His prolapse was successfully reduced and reinsert

Day 28 - Tears & Angst
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Monday evening, my son's ball python Perry suffered his third prolapse in the space of three months. The first time it happened in November,

Day 27 - Risk Assessment
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Did you ever have one of those days you knew would go to pot the moment you opened your eyes? Today was one of those days. It's not that I w

Day 26 - Blizzard 2015
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I've lived in upstate New York for going on fourteen years. Before then, I lived in North Carolina, Kansas, Georgia, and Washington State. T