Feb 162014

The author, Paul Franklin, is a sort of friend…meaning he and I knew the same people while growing up without knowing each other.  He kept up with old friends, and I managed to reconnect with a few, and we have become friends because of one of those people. I count that as a good thing, as Paul’s attitude towards life and “things” give me an example of how I might tweak my way of thinking.  Every time I read something he’s written I am forced to stop and think, and usually wind up noting to myself that that is an

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Yes! It snows in Georgia!

 Posted by at 9:44 pm  Eureka Moments
Jan 292014
Yes!  It snows in Georgia!

I know y’all don’t live in a cave, so you’ve seen the news today about the Great Atlanta Snowstorm (which wasn’t really that big, especially by northern standards, but it closed Atlanta!) Anyway, since you’ve seen all the pictures of the metro Atlanta area, I thought I’d share a few from up here in the mountains of north Georgia, home base of JuicyMaters: Its not often we get to build snowmen in Georgia, and when we do we dress ’em…er…strange! Downtown Jasper was blanketed in a pristine covering of the white stuff… Driver’s education in the south doesn’t cover driving

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Dec 042013
Prove JuicyMaters visitors are the good people I think you are

You know, you folks that visit JuicyMaters are really awesome people.  From the day I started this blog almost 5 years ago I have often said that JuicyMaters is not just a bunch of visitors… It’s a family. We are a family of people with varied interests. Some of you come to JuicyMaters for tips on DIY home repairs. Some of the JuicyMaters family comes to take a look and see what new recipes I’ve put up. Some of you are looking for homesteading information, and of course many are looking for the latest posts about yurts. With all of

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