Where is the time going? It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is already over. The weather is fabulous – warm (no, hot) summer days and cool breezy nights. Problem is, the mosquitoes are back. Our apple tree is laden with ruby-red fruit and the yellow-jackets are having a great time piercing their way into the best of the bunch then inviting their friends over to destroy what’s left. The little suckers are everywhere. No complaints, though. Once it gets really frosty, they’ll be gone to wherever stinging things go for the winter. Crazy lack squirrels have been excavating the lawn like crazy. They’re not happy the grass is so long. The family was over yesterday – the kids picked apples, cut them up and assembled an apple crisp that was delicious. Had…

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