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Saving The Barn: The North Side Gets A New Roof

Dear readers,The behind the scenes story about roofing the north side of the barn is that Larry was still working and needed to take a week’s vacation to tackle it. He would be gone eight days. We’ve been married since we were 18 and rarely apart. We are not good at it. We are big babies ...

Summer Fun: Shingling the Corn Crib

Summers were long when I was a kid. I always looked forward to school getting out, but it was because I wanted a change in routine, not because I had anything to do besides trying to avoid helping Mom in the house.One spring, when I was about 12, my dad said, “You can start shingling the corn ...

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