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Technology, Bonding, and Vacations
I heard a statistic the other day that got me thinking about the influence of Facebook, Twitter, and the overwhelming constant newsfeed that bombards our everyday life with many times negative opinion...
3/27/13 at 9:48 AM Shopping and Vacations 12/18/12 at 10:27 AM
It's been one of those days... I need a vacation! 8/31/12 at 4:41 PM
Airports get a bad name when it comes to food. Most travelers, tired and haggard, usually opt for what's cheap and filling. But some airports are bucking the trend of terrible eats. For instance, the...
3/15/13 at 11:11 AM
We’re No. 1! In this hemisphere!
Q. Where is the second-best adventure travel hub in the world? A. Duluth, according to Outside magazines April Outside Travel Awards issue. The magazine credits the trails, Spirit Mountain, Lake Sup...
3/13/13 at 12:01 AM Passport Day in the USA — not 3/7/13 at 1:00 AM
We missed the boat!
We've had a pretty nice few days here in the valley. Not tropical for sure, butpleasant. All this week, we were to be cruising on the Caribbean with my cousin Gloria and her husband Gary. But my husb...
3/8/13 at 12:03 PM The Crystal Cathedral sparkles in the California sunshine 11/18/11 at 4:53 PM
Dancing, football, dessert -- in that order! 10/4/11 at 10:17 AM
Perspectives on the proposed NHL realignment
When the first full NHL season under the new collective bargaining agreement begins in the fall, the league could look completely different. The NHL has proposed a realignment plan that would change ...
3/1/13 at 8:31 PM
For Your Reading Pleasure: A Few Blogs I Like
Greetings to you on this happy Friday. I'd like to take a moment to share a few blogs that have recently crawled onto my reading list. Most of which, I've never referred to in my posts. I like readin...
2/23/13 at 8:55 AM I-94 Is Delicious: The Palmer House Hotel, Sauk Centre, MN 1/13/13 at 9:12 PM
An Essay On Bed and Breakfasts 1/1/13 at 11:36 AM
Charley & Company
Had a great time today at the annual meeting of the Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitors Bureau at the Fargo Air Museum. The invitation to speak came from Charley Johnson who has headed the FM CV...
2/20/13 at 6:58 PM Zak Bagans 10/31/12 at 7:24 AM
Turtle River 9/30/12 at 6:30 PM
“What’s In That?” Wednesday — Delta "Flight Delights" snack box
I gotta admit it's hard for me to pass up the snack boxes on a flight. I just love getting a variety of little snack items. I get to try some new things, and it helps pass the time on the plane. This...
1/16/13 at 9:05 AM So what about when you're traveling... 11/17/12 at 10:17 PM
My dad is a pretty cool guy. He's seen and done a lot of interesting things in his 81 years. He's basically an All-American type father, born on the Fourth of July, a dedicated runner, and one of the ...
12/21/12 at 12:45 PM The Best New TV Shows 5/29/12 at 11:16 AM
Random Thursday on a Monday: L.A. Edition 4/9/12 at 12:43 PM
The 30 Habits of Highly Empowered Women
While doing a little dusting in the office, I spotted a well-worn copy of Steven Coveys classic, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. This book first introduced us to concepts like the abundance m...
12/4/12 at 11:30 AM Be Thankful 11/21/12 at 11:48 AM
Lessons from 9/11 9/11/12 at 8:43 AM
Home Sweet Home: China in Minnesota
All of you who've read my posts are awesome. Thank you for following along. While I'm sad to see this journey end, I'm excited with anticipation because this was just my first try. I'll be writing man...
10/27/12 at 11:31 AM Impressed With China 10/20/12 at 11:40 AM
Letting Go, Letting Life 10/6/12 at 9:21 AM
What's Up Wednesday!
What's Up This Weekend in the Grand Cities? This weekend, the University of North Dakota celebrates Homecoming 2012 with a week full of events including UND football, hockey and a parade. If the weat...
10/10/12 at 9:54 AM Why Stay? Even Airport Security Leaves a Smile on Your Face 9/25/12 at 10:27 AM
Snow Patrol: I Love You, but My Family Doesn't
The atmosphere in the car crackled with hostility. (How is that for a cheesy, spy novel introduction?) I had just taken over the wheel, prepared to drive the mind-numbingly boring section. The Norweg...
9/26/12 at 3:12 PM My Unwanted Follower 9/6/12 at 2:02 PM
On a Quest with Google Maps 8/16/12 at 12:35 PM
The View From The Edge of Fargo
I have decided to take my "View From The Edge" to other locales from time to time. This time I'm on the edge of Fargo,North Dakota. My wife and I had a long weekend in Fargo visiting family and frie...
9/4/12 at 3:54 PM Fishing In Parts of Minnesota 8/2/12 at 11:54 AM
Now, Seniors Have Their Own Texting Codes !!! 5/31/12 at 2:30 PM
4 -wheel drive may have helped.
Aaron's parents are moving away from his hometown of Watford City, so our yearly trip West has become a good-bye visit. Naturally Aaron wants to show his kids his "old stomping grounds". Since it was ...
8/24/12 at 1:24 PM Old cowpies are harmless. 8/21/12 at 9:19 AM
It may be mercury poisoning this time... 10/21/11 at 8:25 PM