Category Archives: Camping

All the Strawberry Camping gear is put away.

As my youngest puts it. Twice each year the mysterious and little known “Strawbarians” gather in the California Sierra foothills for their week (plus) long stay. They don’t all arrive  at one time however, several days if not weeks before … Continue reading

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Life

In the last two, two and a half weeks we have driven to Palo Alto for a post surgery follow up for Monika.  Driven to Pismo Beach for the weekend with my parents and met my younger brother and his … Continue reading

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Cast Iron update (again).

When we last left our hero’s Rocky and Bullwinkle…… Excuse me, I got a little carried away.  The last update saw the smaller of the two yard sale frying pans cleaned, seasoned once or twice and, I believe, already being … Continue reading

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More Cast Iron.. Part II

Back on June 9th I posted about two new (to me) cast iron frying pans I had picked up at a yard sale. The larger pan is still soaking in oven cleaner, however the smaller pan is out.  It has … Continue reading

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More cast Iron

I stopped in at a yard sale today on my way back from shopping and found these two just hanging around.  In actual fact they were part of some “Hanging Art” piece.  Piece of what I’m not sure but at … Continue reading

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The Murphy’s Hillbillies return

I am going to look for a used rocking chair to tie onto the top of the pile for the next trip. We arrived at Strawberry a little late this time.  It was 4:30 or 5:00 when we got there, … Continue reading

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