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Fall Festivities

November 18, 2015

Caroline came home from college to help me with the annual brunch and bingo to benefit Des Moines Metro Opera. It was a sold-out crowd and great fun. Our small Indianola guild raised more than $5,000 for the opera.

A few of my friends and family at the event.

This is not an endorsement. I'm not sure who I will support in the Iowa caucus from either party (I am a moderate and change parties now and then), but I try to see every candidate who visits our town. This time it was Bernie Sanders. He promised free college for all, which made the students in the crowd happy.

Bob hasn't made up his mind about the Iowa Caucus candidates, either. He listens to talk radio while fixing the old hay rake.

This newborn Zebu calf was in the hot box at the vet clinic.

"Hello, ladies." We turned the rams out with the ewes. Lambs due in April.

We've had such a mild fall I didn't pick the last of my tomatoes until this week. I guess I need to find a recipe for fried green tomatoes.

I just finished a three-year term on the public library friends board. Great group of people. Libraries are changing rapidly as technology changes. Keep reading!

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lothringen wrote:
You two lookers knock it off. 'Gonna giver Bernie Sanders a heart attack, 'need him for President.

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