October Anticipations

October is one our favorite months of the year! The leaf colors are changing, there is brisk morning air, warm afternoons, and everything starts to slow down. 234 more words


Frosty Fall Temperatures Arrive

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some people in Minnesota and Wisconsin are waking up to the chilly reality of fall temperatures.

Readings Wednesday morning were in the 20s in parts of northern Minnesota and 30s in the central region as well as western Wisconsin. 53 more words


Jack Frost paying an overnight visit to eastern Minnesota, western Wisconsin

It’s been a good growing season, but Wednesday morning’s frigid temperatures could mean the end of the line for the plants in a big chunk of our region. 346 more words


Book Review: First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

Sarah Addison Allen is known for writing novels with a touch of something extra, something magical. I am a big fan of her writing, and was very excited to win a free copy of… 437 more words


Chapter 5: Happily-ever-after is where the real story begins...A Book Review on Sarah Addison Allen's First Frost

Title: First Frost                                                                                                                 Author: Sarah Addison Allen                                                                            Published: St. Martin’s Press 2014                                                                                 Rating: 5 Stars

I simply cannot get enough of the charming and slightly eccentric Waverley family. 184 more words

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Book Review: First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen
Published: Published January 20th 2015 by St. Martin’s Press
Format: Paper Book
Length: 291 pages
Genre: Magical Realism, Contemporary Fiction, Witchy Business, Chick Lit… 593 more words


My Favorite Wine and Enjoying First Frost

I recently had the opportunity to travel to the Cayman Islands for work.  It was my first time in the Caribbean! I was working at the Cayman Cookout event, a food and wine festival that attracts some of the best chefs and wine makers in the world.  371 more words