Category Archives: Holidays

Is this what happens to pie at your house?

We always do three pies, pecan, apple, and pumpkin. OK, sometimes we skip the pumpkin.  We made the pumpkin pie out of one of the butternut squashes from our garden, so it was delicious. The apples for the apple pie … Continue reading

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Rank and status

Many think about it all the time, feel worried or aggrieved when we should just be out hiking in this glorious fall weather. Maybe for Halloween we just need to be up front and all wear costumes of the correct … Continue reading

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Texas bed and breakfasts, Bogarts in Navasota

It may be a little more work to stay in bed and breakfasts, or at a place you found on airbnb, but it is worth it for the charm, for the people, and for the corners of town you might … Continue reading

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Ballerinas, lions, and ghosts at the door: Halloween 2010

Our block is a popular one on Halloween because the homes are close together and the families generous with their candy, so it makes for efficient trick-or-treating. I don’t normally keep track of the witches, football players, and lions, but … Continue reading

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