Ramblings of a Norwegian Woman
How long has it been since you've spent time in a library? Due to technology, my guess is it's been awhile for a majority of you. Prior to this year my only hours logged in a library were ones I was more or less forced into.Whether it be for ARReading, misc research projects, quality reading time or computer use, the library was the hot spot. Of course you weren'tallowed to talk, shout, giggle,...
March 29, 2015 - 9:32pm
Hospice of the Red River Valley
We traveled all over together, her and I, Gerald Toot shared about his late wife, Dee. All you had to say to her is, Dee, how would you like to ?, and she would say yes right away. You wouldnt even have to finish what you were going to ask. She was willing to go any place, any time, anywhere. She was just so sweet.
Making cherished memories togetherand with loved oneswas always a priority for...
March 24, 2015 - 7:30am
Taking the Nap Out of Insurance
I love the Christmas season. The thrill of opening presents isnt the same as when I was four, but theres nothing like watching my four year olds tear into their presents after the big guy came. Giving is definitely more fun than receiving. Im convinced of that.
I also enjoy spreading Christmas cheer. The best part is there are so many ways to do it this time of year. First, you have tree hop...
January 13, 2015 - 9:54pm
Sense and Centsibility
Here we are, well into January now. Have you already fallen off the wagon with your resolve to stop eating so much or get more exercise? Dont give up for the year! Even if those resolutions didnt stick, theres no law that says you have to wait until January 1, 2016 to try another one. A
s our regular readers know, our bloggers are financial counselors by day. We are in the trenches with debt a...
January 13, 2015 - 8:35am
Arlene Coco's Prairie Kitchen
During the holidays, most of my days are filled with making cookies by the thousands. By the time the weekend comes, I want to entertain and have my friends over, but I am pretty tired at the end of most weeks. That's why I plan ahead to make having people over a breeze.
First of all I keep the meals really simple. Think Roast Chicken, wild rice and homegrown carrots from the root cellar.
December 13, 2013 - 10:40am
New Years Eve is a truly worldwide event, and a great holiday to experience away from home. One of the worlds most iconic celebrations is in Sydney, Australia, which puts on a spectacular fireworks display in Sydney Harbor. Actually, there are two displays: a 9 p.m. show to accommodate families with young (or not-so-young) members who will fall asleep before midnight; and a show that starts at ...
December 04, 2012 - 12:43pm