Tag Archives: Minnesota

Go nuts!

We haven’t been able to spend a lot of time at the farm. We went out in mid-July, with newly sharpened mower blades. sharpening the mower blades But when we arrived, it was so buggy we decided to try out … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice!

Oh my! The days are long and the nights are buggy! Most of my update has to do with agriculture this time. I apologize if you were hoping for hilarity- this post is mostly just pleasant, with a little bit … Continue reading

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Midwinter improvements!

We winterized and locked things up after Christmas, anticipating a long, cold winter. But now we are experiencing a February heat wave! So out to the farm we go. Over the last two weekends we’ve been able to get a … Continue reading

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Stateside for the 4th of July

I spent this 4th of July weekend in northern Minnesota together with some of my graduate students. The holiday fell in the middle of the summer course I teach (and yes, we have class on both Sunday and on the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Cabin Rehabin’!

This is just the beginning. It’s summer in Minnesota. I am an academic, which means I have 3 lovely months working on projects from home. While I love my house near a lake in the Twin Cities metro, I long … Continue reading

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