We are full bore into what our family jokingly calls "The Eating Season".  Starts with candy at Halloween and ends with candy at Easter. Some call it the holiday season........but I really love the idea of calling it "The Eating Season". What does it have to do with Gentleness?  Year after year we think …

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Growing up in Maine, I struggled to memorize all the names and capitals of the 50 states.  I used to get especially confused by the Midwest that started west of Pennsylvania.  I called them the "O - I states out in the middle".  When I moved to Ohio, people regularly thought I was from Canada, …

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