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COMFORT FOOD OF THE MONTH

COMFORT FOOD OF THE MONTH — a delicious recipe I found. BOLOGNESE STUFFED BELLS 1 c. water ½ c. uncooked white rice 2 Tb. olive oil, divided 1/8 c. minced carrot 1/8 c. minced celery (I also added some minced garlic and onion.) ¾ pound ground beef ¼ pound (or less) pancetta, small dice 1…

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A HIDDEN GEM IN TUSCANY

Late last year, I had the opportunity to visit the Tuscany region of Italy.  My favorite place was the little town of Bolgheri.  Only about 150 full time residents grace this tiny town that seems like a throwback to an earlier time in history. The road leading into Bolgheri is amazing – perfectly straight, 5…

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MY STRESS FREE ZONE

I started with one little feeder and a few hummingbirds. Then my hummers had baby hummers. What did I start!!   Now I have 3 feeders to accommodate all my 15 or so visitors each day. I have named the more prominent looking ones — my favorite red head I call Lucy. The great thing about…

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ADOPT A RAPTOR TODAY – MY FAVORITE CHARITY

Since 1980, the Alaska Raptor Center has grown from a small backyard operation to become Alaska’s foremost bald eagle hospital and educational center. They provide medical treatment to hundreds of birds.  They educate around 36,000 visitors and reach about 15,000 schoolchildren nationwide through classroom presentations and the Adopt-a-Raptor program. Since my visit to the Alaska…

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Dogs Laugh With Their Tails