Author Archives: Fran Gardner

Happy in Chester, Vermont

My daughter Lyza now lives in the country near Chester, Vt. Moon Dog not only has good food and smoothies but also a small grocery that includes some fine organic produce.

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Vegetables for breakfast

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Dutch baby for breakfast

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Me and my walker just powered up this big old hill in Multnomah Village.

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#frannyeats Not much potato, lots of other vegetables

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From my new espresso machine

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Fran snacks

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Projects

Now that everyone has gotten whatever surprises there were, here are some of the things I’ve been working on in past months. Mostly, though, I forget to take photos before I give things away. I enjoyed making these cute little … Continue reading

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Cleaning lady lives matter

  In an interview in the Sunday Business section of Sunday’s (Feb. 7)  New York Times,  Adam Bryant asked Walt Bettinger, C.E.O. of the Charles Schwab Corporation, about lessons he had learned in college. Here’s Bettinger’s response: A business strategy course in my senior year … Continue reading

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I’m still here

I appreciate my blog. I do. I appreciate my daughter Lyza for quietly renewing the URL every year. It’s just that there are so many other things to do than write entries in it. Things mostly involving fabric and yarn, … Continue reading

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