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    Lazy Wife Beans

    BY:Deborah Niemann

    When faced with the huge variety of seeds available, it can be a challenge to choose only one of each vegetable for your garden. After all, you only need one, right? Well, not so fast! There are actually a few good reasons to plant a variety of varieties in your garden, especially when you are […]

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    Well-observed

    BY:Dr. Brent

      On a recent winter drive with a friend, I was marveling at the beauty of the icicles—the long fingers of winter gripping the buildings of Sharon Springs. My travel companion, the ever-practical Megan Holken, pointed out that icicles forming on the eaves indicate where heat is escaping from the structure. This knowledge immediately made […]

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    Fashion Icons?

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Bloomingdales devoted their window display to the Beekman Boys.  No doubt that before long everyone will be walking down the street in muck boots. Brent knows he’s pretty stiff, but who do you think makes the better mannequin?      

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    Mary and the Weathervane

    BY:Mary Beekman

    Mary Beekman is a four-year-old ghost who resides in The Beekman Mansion, and considers Brent and Josh her “imaginary friends.” Follow Mary Beekman’s Diary each week to learn what it’s like to be a young child in early 19th century America Mother reminds me to write in my diary each day to record the seasons […]

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    Scandalous!

    BY:Josh and Brent

    As we gear up for the premier of Season 2 of The Fabulous Beekman Boys, we see that we’ve got our work cut out for us.  In addition to planting the garden, making the cheese, running the store, and trying to keep PolkaSpot’s ego in check, we also have to compete with the likes of […]

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    Mary’s Mittens

    BY:Mary Beekman

    Mary Beekman is a four-year-old ghost who resides in The Beekman Mansion, and considers Brent and Josh her “imaginary friends.” Follow Mary Beekman’s Diary each week to learn what it’s like to be a young child in early 19th century America The wind was coming from the south today and the snow was beginning to […]

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    Mary and the Baby Goats

    BY:Mary Beekman

    Mary Beekman is a four-year-old ghost who resides in The Beekman Mansion, and considers Brent and Josh her “imaginary friends.” Follow Mary Beekman’s Diary each week to learn what it’s like to be a young child in early 19th century America I have a long lesson to learn today.  It is in my spelling book […]

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    New! Now! Next!

    BY:Josh and Brent

    How excited were the Fabulous Beekman Boys to be nominated for a New Now Next Award?  VERY! We haven’t decided whether we’d prefer to be “new”, “now”, or “next”, but we’ll take what we can get. It’s a thrill to be nominated, but… You can cast your vote for the show by clicking right here!

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    A Walk to Remember

    BY:Dr. Brent

    I grew up in a fairly conservative environment where Christian messaging was as common and seamlessly a part of this American life as the cadre of celebrity self-help gurus are today.   (Along with the Boy Scouts, Vacation Bible School, the Super Friends cartoon hour on ABC Saturday morning, and a couple of schoolyard brawls, I […]

    Read More Posted In: Dr Brent's Blog / General
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    PolkaSpot Adopts!

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Polka Spot Fosters Rescue Llama. Bring your donations and come meet the Beekman Boys, Saturday January 29th from noon to 3 at the Beekman Mercantile on Main Street in Sharon Springs. PolkaSpot came to Beekman Farm when she and her mother were adopted from a neighboring farm that was shutting down. This is why when […]

    Read More Posted In: All Animals / Animals / Llamas / News