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The Alchemy of a Thought Remembered

Follow the Instinct to Say Again

We talk endlessly about the question “What is remarkable?” in my social media class. I am convinced that the bits of life that we remember to tell someone else are the very things that make for great conversations. 297 more words

Curiosities

Hope Blooms

“Where flowers bloom, so does hope.”
~Lady Bird Johnson, Public Roads: Where Flowers Bloom

Nature

Howdy, Dusty Miller!

Sometimes when I hear the name, “Dusty Miller,” I think of a sweet, old-fashioned cowboy with a heart of gold.  You know the type — someone who gets along with everybody.   80 more words

Nature

St. Paul's Como Conservatory Turns 100

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul’s Como Conservatory celebrates its centennial this weekend with music, poetry and wedding vow renewals.

The Marjorie McNeely Conservatory… 124 more words

News

Japanese Lantern Lighting Festival, 2015

I can’t believe I’ve been going to the Lantern Lighting Festival in Como Park, the largest Japanese cultural festival in Minnesota, for something like ten years now, and it is still one of my favorite cultural festivals of the year in the Twin Cities. 474 more words

Minnesota