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Rain, Rain Stay Away; Time For Garage Sale Days

So last week was fun — if you are a fan of umbrellas or were contemplating building an ark. Man, I never thought the sun would return. So far (knock on wood) the weather seems to have finally gotten its act together just in time for an impromptu trip to Brandon, S.D., for one of…
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Gone Too Soon

Gone Too Soon

You know, it seems that 2016 has been awful so far in terms of celebrity deaths. I woke up in the middle of the night last night and learned in my sleepy haze Joanie “Chyna” Laurer had passed. Later in the morning, I heard Prince has also died. For those not familiar of WWE, Chyna…
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An Open Letter To Mother Nature

Dear Mother Nature, We’ve not met before and I can’t say I’ve ever taken an opportunity to write to you before now. I hate to be one to complain, well, at least to you anyways, but this yo-yo weather cycle we are on has been a nightmare. I know, I know, it could be far…
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Happy Bunny

Hoppin’ Down The Memory Trail

Ah, Easter. A time for family, faith and, if you look online, a time for rabid parents beating up little children for PEZ-filled eggs. For yours truly, it was a day for a family meal and looking at pictures of my nieces wearing adorable bunny ear headbands on Facebook. The pictures sparked a trip down…
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Spring Has Sprung

Hallelujah! Spring has officially landed in northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota. The warmer temperatures have definitely put a spring in my step. Now that I am able to start digging out my spring and summer wardrobe, I realize a couple of things. I need a serious pedicure now that sandal season is trying to begin.…
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