Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. Ralph Waldo Emerson It isn’t fall until the harvest county fair! You walk through the gates and step into a different world, a world of an era gone by, life slows down and you are engulfed by the sounds and smells, nothing else matters but enjoying the here and now with friends and family. There is so much to see and do: the food, the animals, the exhibition hall, the rides… DD and I met two other families and with DS off to college we now form a group of nine girls! It was “bracelet day”, one price for unlimited rides and the carousel had to be the first ride of the day. DD is a fan of the calmer rides and she loves the carousel… Our friends had already been at the fair for a few hours so we stopped …Read more
The human shape is a ghost
made of distraction and pain.
Sometimes pure light, sometimes cruel,
trying wildly to open,
this image held within itself.
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- After trying every turkey-roasting method under the sun, I've finally settled on this as absolutely the best. The secret? Slow down the cooking of the breast area, which tends to get overcooked and dried out before the dark meat is done, with a cover of aluminum foil. These instructions are for a 12-pound turkey, which serves eight people. But you can easily scale it up for a bigger bird. Estimate about one pound of meat per person (one and a half pounds if you want lots of le
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