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Seven Hundred Miles on Saturdays

07/26/2011

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Barbara Kingsolver got me out of my local chain grocery, into the Guzzler, and out to the farms.  I thank her mentally for writing Animal, Vegetable, Miracle and I thank my Mom and sister for telling me to read the book.  The narrative covers a year in the life of Kingsolver’s family, once they chose to move from the drought of […]

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Alpacas and Art

06/15/2011

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I was invited to participate in the annual June Open House at Waldron Grove Alpaca Farm, so I did!   I like Susan Waldron and her herd of alpacas.  I was happy to have the opportunity to put this blog in front of new folks and the Waldron farm is delightful.  The doors opened early Saturday, but due to another commitment I […]

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Alpacas and Art at Waldron Grove

03/16/2011

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I cannot decide whether to say Susan Waldron is an artist who farms or a farmer who arts.  Susan and her husband Ron own Waldron Grove Alpacas.  They were kind enough to have me over to learn more about alpacas and the art Susan creates from their wool.  The Waldrons met their first alpacas eight or nine years ago when Ron’s daughter expressed an […]

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