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  • BLOG-And Many More!

    lodge visitors

    Last Saturday, local artist and permaculture activist Phyllis Logan celebrated her 80th birthday with family, friends, and neighbors at the Glen Helen Outdoor Education Center. I’m here to tell you…that woman knows how to throw a party.

  • BLOG — Par-tay!

    Hopscotch and conversation at the Stafford and Union streets block party on Saturday, Aug. 17.

    August 1 marked my four year anniversary as a resident of Yellow Springs, and in all that time, I had yet to attend one of the annual block parties until last weekend.

  • BLOG-Spicy Chicken Salad

    spicy Chicken Salad

    Thanks to the children and their passion for slides, I’ve discovered a new treat for myself.

  • BLOG – Ice cream with Friends

    Janeal Ravndal served cool whip to anyone who wanted it at last Sunday's ice cream social at Friends Care Community.

    Today’s blog showcases Friends Care Community’s annual ice cream social that was well attended on Sunday, August 4.

  • BLOG-Ground Cherry Goodness

    pint of ground cherries

    This week, our special order came in for a landing. Instead of the usual dozen or so eggs, the folks of Rocket Acres slipped a pint of ground cherries on our egg box.

  • BLOG – Kayaks & Canoes

    This was 1 of 3 vehicles I saw on Saturday that were transporting kayaks— sure looked like fun!

    Over the past months, canoes have been laying low and kayaks have collected snow. Now that it’s summer, I was excited to see the number of kayaks on the go this weekend!

  • BLOG-Big Toy Salute

    on the rings

    Last Sunday, the time had come to say goodbye to the Mills Lawn “Big Toy”. We spent a leisurely afternoon doing just that.

  • BLOG-A Bowl of Cherries

    loading the blender

    Summer cherries make a splashy morning smoothie.

  • BLOG — Mermaid feet

    A small gaggle of kids of all ages will gather at Gaunt Park Pool for the next two weeks for swim lessons. I was on hand with my daughter, Lucy, for the level one beginner class. (Photo by Anthony Fife)

    My daughter’s first days at swim lessons at Gaunt Park Pool make me reflect (ha!) on my own childhood love for swimming.

  • BLOG — Buddha

    Buddha sitting among a great succulent garden at a dear friend's home on West South College St. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Today’s blog showcases Buddha. Heads or bodies, fat or thin, a Buddha can be found on just about every street.