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Sep 21, 2018 - Off to Audrey's

Our fall camping trip begins in Amherst Mass. with our daughter Audrey and her family. They live on Simple Gifts Farm where Jeremy, her husband is the farmer. They grow organic vegetables and have a farm stand. Our grandsons, Jesse & Tim are into sports. Jesse had a cross-country track meet on Saturday. On Friday night, the farm had a porch music jam. Audrey took us to see the sights from the top of Mount Sugarloaf which is only a few miles from their home.

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Aug 12, 2014 - Back to Amherst

The weather forecast was for rain, heavy at times. Since we had to pack all the camping equipment in the RV (we had no car to trail behind) we decided to head back to Amherst, MA a couple of days early and avoid a wet interior of the RV. The trip back was uneventful and we had a great time with the boys as they engaged in playdates with their many friends. We headed back to Webster on Saturday and began the process of sorting out the various insurance claims and taking the RV to be fixed. AND, looking for a new car to replace the Acura.

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Aug 9, 2014 - Broken Brakes

As we approached Amherst (where our daughter and son-in-law live with out grandchildren Jesse and Tim, we heard a squeal and smelled a burning. We suspected that the brakes were not right. When we drove in their driveway and parked, we knew something was wrong since the front wheels were very hot. We called around and found some shops were still open at 6PM, but decided to make an appointment for the next day and have the brakes looked at. Early Saturday morning, Tom drove into the Midas shop in Hadley (A few miles away). After coaxing and...

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