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Postcard from Arizona- 17

Benson, AZ 21 July 2019 Learning more the hard way. A bit of a ramble about me learning the hard way about roasting coffee and a tiny bit about coffee beans. I discovered that our current summer weather makes the … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 16

We’re roasting in Benson 18 July 2019 Benson, AZ The weather here in the San Pedro Valley of AZ has treated us kindly this year. As Merle Haggard said, “things are exactly as I choose to recall…“, and as I … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 15

Indulging old habits 1 April 2019 Benson, AZ For about a year now I have been indulging an old passion- I’ve gotten back into roasting coffee. We like a morning cup of coffee, probably stronger than most people would care … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 14

18 September 2018 Benson, AZ This is the entry I’ve been dreading. Today we lost Annie to a combination of cancer and kidney disease. She made it to 11 years 9 months, dieing just 50 days after her sister Kelly. … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 13

2 August 2018 Benson, AZ Now an update that’s actually up to date… both of us eventually got over what I now presume was the flu. The Admiral got some cough medicine that allowed her to sleep and to get … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 12

5 January 2018 Benson, AZ We have succumbed to the crap weather Benson is having… both of us have colds or maybe the flu and generally feel like the world has turned against us. The Admiral found she can’t lie … Continue reading

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Postcard from Arizona- 11

7 Dec 2017 Benson, AZ It was inevitable. We whined from the first of May thru the first week of December about how hot it was. Now we’re faced with freezing temps (~25° F) tomorrow morning. It’s about to go … Continue reading

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