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The wind howls, and we stir the pot

As I write at the kitchen table, a pulled pork lunch for 17 simmers in the crockpot and the wind shrieks above the stove vents.¬† That wind has been howling for the past four days, hitting a peak gust of … Continue reading

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Cat vs. Camel: An epic battle on Mount Washington provides an opportunity to write about Marty

  Marty, the Mount Washington summit cat, has been an elusive animal this week,¬†slipping in and out of the Observatory staff quarters only to eat and use the litter box. ¬†Apparently he has a friend who stays in the State … Continue reading

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