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Reasons to Celebrate

It’s Tuesday – need something to celebrate?

Here is a list of holidays and observations.  Pick one and have fun!

  • Extraterrestrial Culture Day (February 9, 2016 – Second Tuesday in February)
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Where do we go when our path is blocked by a wall?

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Friday Night

Last minute, can you come?
Lots of food, good company,
Let’s do it again!!


February 1 Revisited

I was going to say something cute or intelligent about the caucus on Monday night, but nothing came to mind.  I am posting my pictures.  It was a fun night – my first caucus.  55 more words



About two and a half years ago while my husband was out-of-town, I met a new fellow.  It was love at first sight.

It took me several days to arrive at a name that we both liked.  29 more words

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Eating Iowa: Paul's Tavern, Fried Perch and the Parkade

It was morning in Dubuque, and I sat, bleary eyed and full of rotten burger, in the absurd atrium of whatever motel we slept in… 746 more words


Roots of Despair: Part 3

Before she went to bed Ruth turned off her clock radio. Tomorrow would bring Thanksgiving and with it a four day weekend. As she turned the alarm off she couldn’t help but wonder how long it would take her to find a new job after Transcor permanently made her persona non grata. 1,213 more words