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Last updated 8/24/2018 at Noon

My granddaughter Annika is a great mix of sweet kid, fine student and girly-girl with a fondness for make-up, a mercurial 15-year-old delight – and active 4-H club member.

And when her Grandma Jo travels to Idaho to visit, well, any grandparent knows how I feel when I wrap my arms around her, my face against her fragrant blonde hair.


Annika spent her first three years in the clamor of the Seattle area, and I never imagined that at age 15 she would be living on five pastoral acres in Idaho, seven years into 4-H.

I never thought of a succession of projects of lambs and pigs and be...

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