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Making The Most Of Quince

Print PDFGolden quince shimmer in late autumn sun From Funky To Fabulous Lumpy, rock hard, and fiercely tart when raw, quince is an uncommon backyard fruit these days. However, cooking works magic on this unassuming fruit, which was once the … Continue reading

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Queer Bingo & Floral Ofrendas

Print PDFSisters Of Perpetual Indulgence (and kindness!) Shifting Halloween Traditions On Saturday, the Senior Center held an uproarious, over the top Queer Bingo party as a fundraiser for queer students in arts and humanities and students with learning disabilities. It … Continue reading

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Juneteenth, Pride, & Summer Solstice

Print PDFJuneteenth As A National Holiday Loving The Longest Day Solstices are my favorite holidays, perhaps because they’re natural, true division points that mark the ebb and swell of the year. I remember a summer solstice spent in Anchorage, when … Continue reading

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Grow Your Own Caffeine

Print PDFCoffee, Tea Or Tisane? As cold rain beats down, I’m puttering in my little unheated greenhouse, where my new stash of caffeine plants is sheltering from the latest wild wind storm. The tea camellias should do fine once they … Continue reading

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