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February 6, 2015
by Mimi Holtz
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Flowers in February

I have never been a fan of succulents.  To me, they always looked artificial and foreign.  Nothing like the spring flowers that grow in the woods of Vermont, or the field flowers that appear throughout the summer, creating a annual … Continue reading

August 28, 2013
by Mimi Holtz
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Fresh Figs and Walnuts Glazed with Maple Syrup…on Ice Cream!

My grandfather had one fig tree in the back yard of the home where my mother grew up in Tupelo, Mississippi.  My mother still remembers picking a perfectly ripe fig and popping it into her mouth when she was a … Continue reading

January 15, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Happy Memories are the Greatest Gifts Part 3: Finding New Favorite Restaurants

We spent our 30th wedding anniversary weekend in San Diego, only about an hour from home.   Two of the restaurants we visited are now on our list of favorites. Our first experience at  El Agave  in Old Town was in … Continue reading

January 13, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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Happy Memories Are the Greatest Gift, Part 2: Hospitality and Community

  We have tried to get away for at least one night to celebrate our anniversary each year, and that usually means we are staying close to home.  If you are married to a farmer who needs to be close … Continue reading

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