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Posts From Diane Nelson

A Reminder from Sophia to Stop and Enjoy the Bubbles

A Reminder from Sophia to Stop and Enjoy the Bubbles

There are two realities in my life: bubbles and everything else. “Bubbles” is the term my husband, Steve, and I use for magic, joy and all things Sofia, our first and only grandchild. Sofia was born two years ago in

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Mission to Save the Llamas

Mission to Save the Llamas

It’s not unusual for folks to follow their passion when they reach retirement age, when they have more free time to pursue the activities and adventures they love. What is unusual is the road 63-year-old George Caldwell of Sonora has chosen: trekking

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Mining for Memories: A Guide to Writing Your Life Story

Mining for Memories: A Guide to Writing Your Life Story

Whether you’re rich or poor, leaving a written record of your life is a remarkable gift to future generations. Here’s a guide to preserving this treasure – and it’s easier than you think.

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Bee Happy: Sierra Foothill Beekeepers Association

Bee Happy: Sierra Foothill Beekeepers Association

No matter what the initial attraction, one consequence keeps beekeepers stuck on their bees: love. As devoted fan Lorinda Forrest puts it, “You develop a love for your bees that’s not easy to explain.”

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