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Making music while growing grapes, organic crops, and children on the High Plains of Texas
Planting at Tom and Kyle’s vineyard 2010

Planting at Tom and Kyle’s vineyard 2010

Here are some of the results of planting grapes. Eeeuuu, the children tell me the blackness usually washes and wears off before too awfully long. These are the hands of a cellist. I almost cringe at the thought of those talented hands in such a condition. But there is...

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A Time for Everything

A Time for Everything

A time for everything For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; A time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal; A time to break down, and a time to...

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Planting grapes in the rye at Nick’s place

Planting grapes in the rye at Nick’s place

Remember, keep it in mind, THIS is the goal. Sometimes we get distracted by the fog, the mud from the rains, that moist dirt balling up. Sometimes we get so caught up in our problems that we even loose sight of the ultimate goal. Wow, I do that so often in life. But...

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One lonely cotton plant

One lonely cotton plant

One lonely cotton plant in a West Texas vineyard… This really is a strange site. First all most of the plants you see here are grape vines. Dormant from the winter, the plants look like sticks without leaves on them tied to metal and bamboo poles and wires. But then …...

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Something that I’m not supposed to talk about

Something that I’m not supposed to talk about

Hmmm, sometimes it is hard when you aren't supposed to say anything about something. Maybe I'll just put a picture of our celebration wine that we drank at dinner tonight. Notice the bottle and the rose… But I can't tell you what we were celebrating … Nice cheerful...

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Whole Foods web site blog and Organic Peanut butter

Whole Foods web site blog and Organic Peanut butter

Hey, there is a blog on the Whole Foods web site up today about organic peanutbutter. It also has a picture of a real hunk of a guy. The really good looking one on the right. That one is My Honey. The other two are sons. They are poseing in front of a big pile of...

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LYSO Spring Concert 2010

LYSO Spring Concert 2010

Yes, it is almost here – the 2010 Lubbock Youth Symphony Orchestra concert featuring Griff Kimball on the marimba as a guest soloist! There will be six Bingham children playing, two Binghams pushing around chairs and children to get them all in place, one Bingham...

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Landon Winery Tempranillo 2008

Landon Winery Tempranillo 2008

There are new wines to show you! I really like doing this, but well - well I have lots of things to do, and even if one of my favorite things to do is running down to wineries and tasting the wine that they have made with our grapes  - well I just don't get to do that...

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