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Mid-July… Slow Down The Days

The summer’s so brief and nearly unbearably beautiful in Vermont that I believe we stock up these days for the monotone of winter ahead. Maybe it’s different for families who travel a lot, who possess the luxury of multiple vacations, … Continue reading

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After dinner, the teenage girls headed out directly for the croquet course. The younger daughter is chief of the course, arranging those well-bent wickets in a pattern that defies the standard croquet set-up. Our tiny lawn is bounded by trees … Continue reading

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