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January 17, 2023

The Beagle Collection These are three of a collection of 56 Beagles. Collecting, is that something we as a society still do, or is it something lost in the generations? What do you do with collections left from the passing…

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July 11, 2022

Reflection… A walk along Drakes Creek in Spring brings the sounds of sharp water just thawed from Winter. In Summer the lazy burble of the Creek as it makes its way to the Lehigh River gives me thoughts of constancy.…

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April 8, 2022

Our first print advertisement Thank you to Therapeutic Thymes for their encouragement to place this advertisement. Starting this business and building clients has had some firsts. This is another one. Big scary things happen when you make products and sell…

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Random Thoughts

March 27, 2022

Spring and Soap With each new season my thoughts on new products and new ideas run all around. I look at colors, scents and purpose. First the scents emerge. Colors emerge from the scents. Packaging and additives are decided on…

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Taking Off

March 17, 2022

Engage Taking a phrase from a favorite television series I am ready to launch. New products are coming together. New friends in some of the regular places. Days of Old is back in Myerstown as of the end of March.…

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Perfectly Pink

March 2, 2022

It never occurred to me before moving to Summer Mountain, that pink was one of nature’s true colors. You know from art class that red and white make pink. Well, in all reality a shade of lighter red. But pink…

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Water Stream

Focus on change

February 23, 2022

Each January I make a silent promise to try to change the things that I know are not great. Better choices in diet, exercise and health. Not a full resolution, just a deal with myself. By the beginning of February…

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New Beginnings

January 9, 2022

Sometimes new beginnings move smoothly, other times they are like a bump in the road. The transition to Drakes Creek Soap Company is pathway started before my retirement path began. Changes in the world pushed back the emergence planned for…

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