September 1

Today, we bought Bob a tree. My son is developing an orchard with a row of plum trees, an asian pear tree ,an apple tree and a pear tree. We bought Bob an apple tree that will bear fruit in three years. The nursery had a number of different variety of apple trees, so we chose by eating a few bites from apples that had fallen. Then we had the tree tagged for a later replanting time. It is still too warm here for transplanting, so we will wait a month or so and then my son and daughter in law will replant. When I come again next summer, we can do an official blessing of the apple tree. Today , also marks the official date that my Dixie stove went in. It looks as if it has been here all along. I saw a similar stove in a mountain cabin in Denali that was dated 70 years old. So I am going to say that mine is that old. Now I have to cook something.I think it will be chicken soup!

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04.07 | 08:10

I read the last page first too. It’s a family curse.

22.05 | 08:38

so glad youre here mom!

29.08 | 13:45

Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

31.07 | 07:02

Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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