Life, Lamps & Looking forward

Well, hello there. It’s been quite some time since we chatted like this. I suppose Life has been getting in the way. There’s that “day job” we have yet to quit and now three beautiful grandchildren that we could never have enough time for. Oh yeah, we have made a crazy amount of lamps and…
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A Tree of a Different Color

The perceived beginning of a season is more critical at certain times of the year than others.  When temperatures in February and March swing from below freezing at night to near 40 during the day, a magical thing happens to sugar maples here in the Northeast.   Sap begins to flow, then it is collected,…
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Autumn in the Adirondacks – Harvest Time!

What a beautiful time to live in the Adirondacks!!  So much for all of that complaining about the dry, hot summer that we had.  If the spectacular display of endless yellows, oranges and reds are the result… well, enough said!  Of course it does come with that task of raking and cleaning them all up.  I…
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