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The Worralls Go West: Day 1

The vision for this little vacay began when we were invited to a family wedding in Keystone, CO, on August 5-7, and we decided to turn it into a road trip. 776 more words


#MnMondays: On The Banks of Plum Creek

If you’re like me, perhaps you grew up watching reruns of the “Little House On The Prairie” series with Michael Landon and Melissa Gilbert, and reading the classic collection of books by Laura Ingalls Wilder—including “On the Banks of Plum Creek” which accounts Laura’s experiences living in a dugout home in southern Minnesota. 282 more words

Minnesota Mondays

Help Us Raise the Roof! 

When I first met Nate 14 years ago, he told me he grew up on a farm. But being a suburban gal, I had no idea what that meant. 486 more words


Walnut Grove: A Review of the Frontier Farm Building Game by Lookout Games

Walnut Grove could be described as a light mixing between Carcassonne and Agricola, merging tile laying with production. The game focuses on the development of player’s farms in 1885 in the Midwest. 1,214 more words

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Hurtling Toward Hermosa

Tomorrow I begin my journey from the Philippines, my adopted country since 2012, back to my original hometown of Hermosa Beach, California.  I will be staying with my younger brother and nephew in the same house I grew up in, less than a mile from the beach.  364 more words

Hermosa Beach

MN Woman Busted At Airport With 38 Lbs. Of Drugs

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A woman from southwestern Minnesota was arrested at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport with 38 pounds of drugs.

According to authorities, 49-year-old Khoua Vang, of Walnut Grove, was taken into custody on Sunday. 102 more words