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milk and honey

Jon’s dad has told me the story of how he got engaged not once, not twice, but perhaps five or six times.  I know his wife took 24 hours to say yes and that he borrowed money from his brother for her ring.   161 more words

Better Together

Good Question: Why Is It So Windy In The Spring?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – When running around Lake Calhoun Monday, Brad Homan of St. Paul, Minn. had hoped for a break from the wind, but the air on both sides of the lake hit him right in the face. 265 more words


Naps & Handstands Outside: Things We Do When It’s 70 Degrees

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It finally happened. On Wednesday, some parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin got above 70 degrees.

And true to form, many people didn’t waste a minute of the warmth. 218 more words


The White Pine

Through pine needles and scarlet oak leaves, I watched a sunset in 2012.  It was just after my mother had died and the strangest lightening had struck my pine on father’s day. 245 more words


Lake Calhoun Polar Plunge Raises Money For Special Olympics Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – If it wasn’t already cold enough outside, some brave people decided to make themselves even colder.

Thousands decided to take the plunge for a good cause. 53 more words


The Recharge Walk

Hello there–I hope you had a fantastic weekend! Ken and I bundled up on Sunday and went  for a walk around Lake Calhoun. Though it was  118 more words