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Essay — Cooking with instructions


On Monday, the pair of us donned our Chef and Table Setter hats to sear two steaks on the table grill.

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Essay — Crepey, Crepey Images


After days of rain, crepey beauty exploded in Carpenter Country this week.

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Essay — Lighting New Fires

Fireplace

The other evening when temperatures in Carpenter Country dropped to chilly thirty-nine degrees, we looked at our old fireplace and wondered if we should keep it or replace it.

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Essay — The Week in Pictures

Image source: HL Carpenter

Here’s what fall looks like in Carpenter Country.

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Essay — Going Places

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Here in Carpenter Country, we’ve discovered adventure awaits if we leave the GPS, smart phone, ipad, and our other electronic devices at home and travel the “old fashioned” way—using a map and our ingenuity.

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