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Recipe of the Week:
Streusel Eggnog Rum Cake

How to Make Ice Luminaries for the Holidays
I first saw ice luminaries gracing the steps of a local
church several years ago.  There were six of them,
three on either side of the steps, lit up with simple
white candles that were set inside the ice
votive-style.  Shimmering and unadorned, these
luminaries were pure enchantment.  

Spinning a Future: Maine's Bartlettyarns
For nearly two centuries, farmers from around the
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their herd's fleeces are spun into skeins of soft, yet
strong, yarn.

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