Explore Huron, OH

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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This is a photo of the quaint Lakefront Community of Old Plat in Huron, OH.  It embodies the essence of this humble community and it's precious resource.  If you look closely, you can see the "bones" of the world class Roller Coaster capital of the world, Cedar Point Amusement Park   

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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I inherited this Christmas Cactus when my father died more than 15 years ago.  It blooms twice a year and each time, it is a sweet reminder of his love and continued presence in my life.                                                                                                               ...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Home For The Holidays Open House at Mulberry Creek HerbFarmis this weekend!Sat. Nov. 23rd 10 to 5:00Sun. Nov. 24th 10 to 4:00$100 drawing1:00 door swag classes each dayVendor selling baked goods, candles, refreshments, soap, wool goods, organic, beef, jewelry, doggie treats, children's books, aro...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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How To Preserve Kale   One more food blog.   I am part of a C.S.A. (Community Supported Agriculture) Program with Mulberry Creek Herb Farm.   We had a pick up today and this was some of our haul.                         We have been getting a lot of Kale.  Not my favorite thing, but…it is wonderf...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Enjoying the Fruits of Their Labor Our local C.S.A. program at Mulberry Creek Herb Farm is in their second quarter. Since it’s start up in the Spring of 2012, we have seen an increase in variety and quantity of produce.  During our scheduled pick up time, it is not uncommon to find one of the far...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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  Christ’s Community Meal Adventures in the Huron Soup Kitchen   We have a new Baby!!   In fact, we have TWO.                                          With the assistance of a Grant from the Sandusky Erie County Foundation and the generosity of Dave Cuthbertson with Restaurant, Equipment and Repa...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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  My First Weeks adventure at our local C.S.A at Mulberry Creek Herb Farm... involved a bag of Things Green.   Specifically,in my tote was a bunch of Rainbow Swiss Chard, Dinosaur Kale, Asparagus, a few fresh Bay Leaves, Garlic and a Good Luck Plant (Oxalis). Now, what to do, what to do with all ...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Community Supported Agriculture (C.S.A.) is coming to Mulberry Creek Herb Farm in Huron, OH.   Where do you buy your spring and summer veggies?    I try to hit the local Farmer’s markets, but, more often than not, I buy from the local IGA or Meijer’s store.    When I take the time to read the lab...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Holiday Happenings at the Huron Soup Kitchen                                           I have to start by saying the name of this post is somewhat of a misnomer.   A common definition of a Soup Kitchen is:  an establishment dispensing minimum dietary essentials (such as soup and bread) to the nee...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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FALL SEASON OF MIRACLES IN THE SOUP KITCHEN   The POSITIVE ATTITUDE for the Weary Soul group gives you the opportunity to share the miracles in your life during this fall season with a creative writing challenge . Join in on the challenge with the  FALL SEASON OF MIRACLES CONTEST | Positive Attit...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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It’s getting to be that time of year again.                           Cooler temperatures herald the colorful display of the autumn leaves, blooming mums, pumpkins and the wonderful outdoors of Fall.   It’s a welcome respite for most from the heat of the summer.   But, what to do when those prett...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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It Is Our Joy to Chop and Stir   In November of 2009 the six churches of Huron, Ohio hosted their first FREE Community Meal.  It started with a Thanksgiving feast prepared at Christ Episcopal Church in a 12x16 basement kitchen with one stove, a kitchen refrigerator and NO dishwasher.  We served a...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Lisa Yako has a unique calling.....she is a House Detective.  Her job as an historical researcher  can tell youwho owned your home over the decades, what kind of work they did, and what the people were they like.  She has researched more that 30 homes including the Old Stone House on the Gammie a...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Pizza Extravaganza   St. Peter’s Parish in Huron, OH, is sponsoring an All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Extravaganza on Wed., Sept. 14 from 4-7:30 p.m.   It will be held at Mesenburg’s at 545 Cleveland Road W. Delicious all-you-can-eat pizza will be served by 10 local pizza vendors. Tickets are $10 for adul...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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Revisit Never, NeverLand as the cast from Caryl Crane Children’s Theater presents “Peter and Wendy” at BGSU Fireland’s McBride Auditorium.  It is the story of Peter Pan as told through the eyes of Wendy where Wendy is both character and narrator.  The play is adapted and directed by Brian Marshal...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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                                         Do you remember the excitement of preparing for the first day of school?  Did you go shopping with your mom for notebooks, pens and pencils and a new book bag?  Do you remember the smell of the classroom and used books, maybe the hum of the overhead projec...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
Comments 2
  Come One, Come All….to the Mulberry Creek Herb Fair. It’s happening today, Saturday, June 25 from 10A – 5P and Tomorrow, Sunday, June 26 from 12P – 5P Your $5 admission gets you a free herb and any classes you care to attend. Rain or Shine.  There’s something for everyone’s taste. This year’s t...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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  A Taste of Wine and Roses Sponsored by Huron Chamber of Commerce Friday,  June 24,   5:30 – 8:30 p.m.         Come take a stroll under the big top at Barnes Nursery, this year’s Host for the 6th Annual Evening to Remember.  Allow your senses to be carried away by the stunning landscape of flowe...

By Jamie King, Sandusky, OH
(Hoty Enterprises, Inc.)
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Sellers are you focused on WHATyou are selling instead of WHY you are selling? The current state of the economy has had a serious effect on home values. No one can deny that. Not many people today, at least not in the Sandusky, Ohio area, are selling their homes just because they want to. They ar...

By Mary M. Kandell
(Russell Real Estate Services)
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  Take yourself to a place where the landscape is lush, where bright vibrant color punches through the greenery, where a spirited people embrace a slower pace.  Think spicy, think savory, think texture, think MUSIC.  Where are you?......The Caribbean, of course. The Caribbean is coming to your ow...

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