Archive | December, 2014

WOW! This Looks Good

Trying new recipes is exciting, finding them exhilarating. Adventurous cooks endlessly clip and save new recipes, recipes they think look really good. When my pile reached a foot high, I knew it was time to do something … the answer is this cookbook. A collection of recipes, presented just the way they were piled in […]

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Somehow Different

Over a period of nearly 80 years members of the Lake family have been taking pictures, some 70,000 or more.    No matter the format – prints, slides, or digital – or the subject matter, they were all lovingly converted to digital so that they may once again be seen, this time in print, on computer […]

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Orofino Miss

Shelby Tyler,in her seventeenth year,will leave the only place he’s ever lived,Orofino Idaho, and venture to Brazil for her senior year in high school.  These brief photo-essays are designed, first, to help her get through her inevitable homesickness, and second, to tell her sponsors a bit about her, her town, and a sampling of the United […]

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Orofino Girl

Kylie Tyler, in her seventeenth year, will be leaving the only place she’s ever lived, Orofino Idaho, and venture to Italy for her senior year in high school. These brief photo-essays are designed, first, to help her get through her inevitable homesickness, and second to tell her sponsors a bit about her, her town, and […]

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One Lap Around California

It’s a simple idea. Drive all the way around California, keeping as close to the border as possible without ever crossing it, yet stay on excellent roads: California highways, U.S. Highways, and even Interstate Highways. Along the way you’ll see cities, mountains, ocean, and desert, all the while getting to know the real California.

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All American Road

Look for America on US Route 12 and you’ll find auto workers, pioneers, factory hands of all types, politicians, farmers, cowboys, explorers, miners, Indians, and sailors among others.  They’ll be in large cities, small cities, towns, hamlets, and sometimes in places with no names at all.  You’ll find them in forests, prairies, mountains, an sea […]

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Mystery Spot

To settle a bet about pirates between Eddie and his sisters, Eddie took them down shortcut along the river path toward the harbor.  There, in the darkest, bushiest place, a one-legged man ambushed them, and before they could escape, told them of a mysterious spot in the nearby mountains, where water runs uphill, compasses go […]

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Maniac Motion

The two arrived shortly after the great earthquake rocked Santa Christina.  She came to teach music, he to recover the invention stolen from him by his nephew.  But only when an aftershock threw the nephew into the river gorge, and John found the nephew’s credentials, did the undercover detective from Washington DC revealed himself and the […]

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Evil Eye

When gypsy queen Madam LaRue arrives in Santa Christina, she wields a strange power to daze, then capture Nancy, and whisk her away to the secret gypsy camp.  Eddie and Kathy must act quickly to try and find her, and save their sister from Madam Larue and her son Gaston.  But first, they need to […]

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Silicon on Silk

Yvette knew it was a crazy idea.  How could anyone think a microchip, injected into a person’s body, could seek and destroy cancer cells?  Still, there was nothing to lose.  They’d cut off her boyfriend’s leg if it failed anyway.  But, it worked.  And it worked agin on her aunt.  Then, when she tried to […]

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