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Sherida Warner

Repeat after me: ‘Quilting is for fun’

I give up. I admit it. A quilt in progress has defeated me. I’m not usually a quitter. When my seams don’t match or my points aren’t sharp, I’m willing to rip the ...


Gary McCallister

Think the news is shocking now? Wait for electrified paper

Today, Sept. 4, is Newspaper Carrier Day. This designated day is pretty much a United States celebration. It honors Barney Flaherty, who was hired by Benjamin Day of the New York Sun in 1833 as ...


Dennis Hill

Homegrown: Deer damage

Our four mugo pines at the entry to our home in Battlement Mesa (elevation 5,500 feet) for the past year are showing progressive browning off of needles partly because of deer damage, ...


Tess Furey

Colorado chef making national splash

In Kelly Liken lies the soul of a creative chef and the heart of a gladiator. Just turned 34, she owns Restaurant Kelly Liken in Vail, one of a handful of destination restaurants in ...


Dixie Burmeister

Brown bag lunches, and quick dinners

Back to school means back to more hectic routines for both students and parents. And that means not only packing nutritious school lunches that will actually be consumed, but to also preparing ...


Steve Beauregard

A visitors’ guide to Grand Junction roads

It’s always interesting when your out-of-town guests — arriving in Grand Junction for the first time — call you from their cell phone, asking for directions: Visitor: Hi! ...


Dennis Hill

Homegrown: Xeriscaping, butterfly bushes

We are in the process of xeriscaping our 1-acre property with red shale, gravel, pea gravel and trail mix. The backyard faces west and behind our 130-foot fence is approximately 10 feet of ...


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Sherida Warner

Fabric yo-yos go UP, down in popularity

I’ve always liked yo-yos. I don’t mean the wooden ones that do “walk the dog” tricks. I didn’t play with them as a kid, mostly because I never understood the ...


Tammy Gemaehlich

Your Town, Aug. 29, 2010

Reunions, picnics and open houses — oh my. The cooler weather of September makes the perfect setting for outdoor social events. I have received a plethora of notices and reminders ...


Gary McCallister

Variety the spice of life when it comes to honey

I had honey on my toast this morning. It wasn’t just any honey. Mine was made by my own bees that live in my backyard. This was my early honey, taken back in June of last year. It is ...


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