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Some Fine Seasonal Workers, Indeed

Some Fine Seasonal Workers, Indeed

My old farmhouse has a history of housing seasonal workers, or so states a 1917 sale pamphlet, “Upstairs there are two large sleeping porches, suitable for seasonal workers.” Close to one hundred years later, I’d have to say that assertion still stands true, well actually half true; one […]

Keeping Up With My Favorite Octogenarian

Keeping Up With My Favorite Octogenarian

Cutting the rug (make that the pavement) with my Mom at Vashon’s Strawberry Festival Street Dance I’m a proud on-the-precipice-of-geezerhood, optimistic 55-year who can seize the day just as passionately as the next guy, but when it comes to my Mom (youthfully over 80), I […]