Category Archives: History

Second life for a mower

I’ve devoted a few hours this spring to fixing up my father’s old riding lawn mower which I hope will be a help in keeping the grass and weeds under control around the buildings on the farm. The mower, a … Continue reading

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Dreaming Down the Road

When I pass by an abandoned farmstead along a country road or next to an interstate, I see a lot more than dilapidated buildings. I see a whole host of people who used to live there. In the driveway, now … Continue reading

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