Category Archives: Friendship

Adventures in Grain Grinding

A friend gave me her old hand-crank grain grinder a few weeks ago. I’d recently bought a 50 lb. bag each of Alaska-grown wheat and barley (from Wrigley farm in Delta Junction), and was excited to get grinding! Continue reading


“Telephone” and Dogs Forge New Friendship

I was puttering in the yard the other day when an unfamiliar truck pulled into the driveway. It stopped a ways away from the house and a woman got out. Several dog faces bobbed up and down from inside the cab, tails wagging behind. Vigorous barking and whining ensued. The woman and I greeted each other, and she asked if I was looking for my dog. Continue reading