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Kansas: An Ode to the Prairie

Today is Kansas Day. My home state was founded January 29 1861. Most people think of the state as dull, boring, flyover country. But those of us who grew up there are keenly aware of its understated beauty. 327 more words

Celebrate This Kansas on Happy Kansas Day: Everyday Magic, Day 836

In honor of Kansas statement turning 154 years old, while Kansas land and sky is tens of thousands of years ago, I offer this poem, and one of… 224 more words


#KansasDay 2015 and why you should go fishing

Today we celebrate Kansas Day. Kansas entered the Union as the 34th state on January 29, 1861. The KDWPT says we celebrate by fishing. I agree!


Happy Birthday Kansas!

Kansas entered the Union as the 34th state on January 29, 1861, 100 years and some months before I was born.  It is celebrating its 154th birthday today. 141 more words


Kansas Day / El día de Kansas

Kansas Day is January 29th, a recognition of the day when Kansas entered the Union, January 29, 1861.

We have begun the tradition at K-State of gathering to learn more about what our faculty do to celebrate the history, the people, the culture, the agriculture, really anything about the state.

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Week 21: Finally, Friday!!

Happy, Saturday! Another day behind Friday post :) Awesomeness!

Week 21 Highlights:

Jaelan has been pretty busy with school work and clubs so she’s been pretty boring this week. 427 more words


Ad astra haiku

Kansas admitted to the Union, Jan. 29, 1861

Midwifed by prairie turmoil
Kansas was born free

Two-thousand fourteen
Still free, precariously,
The state of my heart… 134 more words

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