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Potatoes and lambs

Years ago we kept a little flock of about six sheep. Late one night (it always happened at night) a ewe decided it was time to give birth to her lamb. We managed to lure her into the lean-to that … Continue reading

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Size isn’t important

The rumors of my dead garden are greatly exaggerated. In point of fact I DO have actual blooms still. They tend to be somewhat small. Here, for example, is a clump of cyclamen. It is one of those plants who … Continue reading

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