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Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Down on the farm in downtown Magnolia

Carlson is outside from morning until "it's too dark to see" and visits the deck every day. "I have my first cup of coffee out there to get the fresh air." Out back is the garden, chicken coop, shed and rabbit hutch. Last year, she says, she grew nearly 600 pounds of food. See what she's up to at www.havenillustrated.com.