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Summer Hoppers

As a little girl, all summer long (or should I say short as it was never long enough for a kid glad to be out of school) my friends and I would play for hours in the fields and woods…

Mow the Pond?

Yep, it’s that time of year again. The pond dries up. Feel free to take rocks, sticks and trash (!) out of the “pond” and make it clean and ready for when the rains come. Yes, the rains will come…

Antique Butter Press

The piece of equipment is for butter making. First churn the milk by any number of various methods, take the “glump” of butter and plop it on the wooden tray and pat it down. Crank the handle it passes over…