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A Curved Pancake Turner? Why??

OK it escapes me why anybody would design a pancake turner like the one below with a curved edge. It can’t be used to scrape a pan because it only makes contact at one point. And it is too stiff … Continue reading

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Bedford Beckons and Offers a Lovely Fall Get-a-Way

I recommend Bedford, PA, as a destination for a two- or three-day get-a-way and review things to do and places to eat there. It was a nice surprise and a lovely fall excursion. Continue reading

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Penzeys Spices Takes Progressive Stand on Arizona Immigration

Bill Penzey’s letter in the Penzeys Spices catalog celebrates diversity and urges support for the best of Arizona while expressing disdain for mis-directed xenophobia in the state’s new anti-immigrant law. Continue reading

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Great Breakfast at Pemaquid Point

The Sea Gull Shop has been in operation next to the Pemaquid Point lighthouse for many decades. You can find the Pemaquid Point Light in your pocket — it’s on the Maine quarter. Or drive south around 15 miles from … Continue reading

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