March 29, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Pineapple Upside-Down Carrot Cake

I like making cakes for special occasions. I tend to focus on chocolate cakes. Chocolate is not my wife’s favorite; therefore, I try to bake one that pleases her. This is one of her favorites. More...

Rainwater Harvesting

It was insane, but last year I had almost come to tolerate the severe drought in Central Texas. I was beginning to see the advantages of the absence of rain. I never fussed about tramping around in mud to feed my animals. More...

Home Country

It was the sun’s fault; that’s all we could figure out later. Well, that and the demise of Doc’s phantom squirrel. For a couple of days the sun had been warming our shoulders and making us smile. More...


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