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Honey Bees Honey Wine or My Foray into Mead
Way back when, I made mead. I think it was back with Leif Erickson or some guy by that name. Of course, back then we had rotary phones, the Internet existed as ARPANET, and I was on the cutting edge when it came to computer development. I also stumbled across a USENET post for how to make mead.
Sour Cream Coffee Cake Recipe
This is the best comfort food recipe: sour cream coffee cake. Enjoy it with a great cup of tea or coffee.
mushroom 1 Fall Mushrooms: Fungophobe or Fungophile
A series on fall mushrooms for foraging
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