Daily Archives: November 6, 2015

Keeping up with C.A.R.

blog talking with BenoitWe’ve been able to skype (a computer to computer free system or a computer to phone call for reasonable prices) pretty regularly with Benoit, the CEFA (ag farm) director, as well as touch base with friends at Gamboula and in …

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On Walden Pond


If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.   Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.   Henry Thoreau, Walden

In wildness is …

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Autumn in New England

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I LOVE the contrast, greens and red and brilliant orangeyellowpeach…blog Woodstock autumn (3)

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Art & Nancy’s (our first 5 days’ hosts) backyard!  blog Loefstedts backyard

Dan & Karen’s (our second 5 days’ hosts) backyard, complete with deer in the meadow and the morning sun slowly …

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Roy has connections back to the Mayflower, a certain Mr. Richard Warren, so off we went to see Plymouth Rock (not actually the rock they anchored to, but as the write up says “not a bad idea to have our …

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