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Angel of Hope dedication
A dedication ceremony for the Angel of Hope Memorial is scheduled to take place today in Duluth. The memorial, based on the book The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans, is in Leif Erikson Park. Its ...
6/18/13 at 12:00 AM 'Buttcrack' billboard concerns Duluth couple 6/14/13 at 12:01 AM
What a deal 6/8/13 at 12:01 AM
Easy Summer Freezer Meals
I have a confession to make: our family has been eating out way too much. Sometimes it is easier with all of us on different schedules to meet somewhere for dinner than it is for me to think about w...
6/14/13 at 9:03 AM There Is A Sentimental Fool In All Of Us 6/4/13 at 2:39 PM
Get Ready For Summer By Being Prepared 5/24/13 at 9:57 AM
Chipotle Apple Butter Barbecue Ribs
If there is one day a year I think that is all about grilling, its definitely Fathers Day! What better way to celebrate the fathers and father figures in our lives than by pulling out the lawn chairs,...
6/14/13 at 8:42 AM Crispy Smashed Horseradish and Blue Cheese Red Potatoes 6/12/13 at 11:29 AM
Strawberry Oatmeal Smoothies 6/8/13 at 7:10 AM
Trained Employees Waiting at the Station
How much do I invest in my employees?an age old question asked by many business owners and leaders who sometimes fear that trained-up employees will leave for another job opportunity, taking the train...
6/13/13 at 3:53 PM Closing the Generation Gap 5/15/13 at 9:18 AM
Choose Marty's Path 5/1/13 at 8:49 AM
Excerpts from the Experts
With Fathers Day approaching, what better place to look for fatherly financial advice than from dads who also happen to be executives at the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) Member Age...
6/13/13 at 2:51 PM Father's Day on a Budget 6/7/13 at 11:30 AM
Mother's Day on a Budget 5/6/13 at 5:14 AM
I'm Not Lost, I'm Differently Positioned
If you haven't heard from me for awhile and you wonder where I've been, this is a good time to re-mention that I have changed my name from Middle Aged Plague to This Woman Writes. You can find, and f...
6/12/13 at 8:04 PM Honesty -- It's Still a Lonely Word 1/24/13 at 6:31 PM
If Pumpkins Were Money, I'd Be Rich 1/17/13 at 6:21 PM
Today was our last day of homeschool. FINALLY. I am not the only mom thinking that (Jen Hatmaker speaks for those who send their kids off to school) and I'm not even the only HOMESCHOOL mom thinking, ...
5/30/13 at 7:23 PM If I could wave a magic wand, I would. 5/8/13 at 11:08 AM
Garage Sales (+kids) Survival Guide 5/1/13 at 10:55 AM
This week the Boy Scouts earned an additional merit badge by lifting their ban on gay scouts. Boy Scouts There's various discussions going on as to what exactly this means, since so many youth don't...
5/25/13 at 8:44 AM Moving on up 5/19/13 at 10:10 AM
Minnesota Marriage 5/9/13 at 5:41 PM
Moving in with the adult children
Are middle-aged adults ready to have their aging parents move in with them? Sort of, but if the results of a recent survey are any indication, many adult children anticipate there will be some diffic...
5/6/13 at 2:49 PM Parents, overweight kids and a minefield of blame and judgment 2/8/13 at 11:56 AM
The primary care doctor: someone who knows you 1/30/13 at 12:50 PM
Identity Thief Happens Every Day
There are thieves that target those ho have died. It's like "ghost hunting." It is surprising where thieves can get your personal information. In fact, when you die you may not want to have yourbirth ...
3/12/13 at 7:22 AM Tina O'neill 2nd Annual Pool Tournment 2/2/12 at 9:23 AM
Today 2:00-6:00 p.m., Have Fun 3/27/11 at 7:49 AM
Proctor Historical Society
It looks like according to the Duluth Budgeteer News that the Proctor Historical Society is looking for financial donations for their railroadmuseum They are matching dollar per dollar from another do...
2/16/13 at 7:33 AM Your DNA Could Be Good or Bad 10/23/12 at 2:13 PM
Contemplation by Peggy Anderson 2/24/12 at 8:50 AM
New Year, Old Habits
Hello and Happy New Year! I hope that you and yours had a wonderful holiday. I myself enjoyed a very busy lead-in to mine, as evidenced by my infrequent posts here of late, but now that I've solidly ...
1/6/13 at 1:51 PM Surviving Power Struggles 11/28/12 at 10:36 AM
Music for Academic Enrichment 9/18/12 at 10:38 AM
"Amahl and the Night Visitors"
Children are invited to sit in a special area close to the stage for Lyric Opera of the North's production of "Amahl and the Night Visitors." The opera is less than an hour long and is sung in Engli...
12/9/12 at 9:00 PM Bentleyville Christmas lights display 12/1/12 at 8:01 PM
Veterans Day parade and events 11/9/12 at 11:21 PM
Adapt or Go Back?
Someone changed my default browser. Im usually pretty adaptable, but I have to tell you this has thrown my game off a bit this week. This new browser doesnt know me and, therefore, doesnt know my pas...
12/4/12 at 10:48 AM Savoring the Moment 11/5/12 at 12:53 PM
Still A Grateful Kid 9/12/12 at 11:44 AM
Putting a dent in family travel
Besides family time, one of the concerns about starting school before Labor Day is that it would cut into family travel... and ultimately the tourism and hospitality industry. And that's a big deal in...
8/30/12 at 12:40 PM Getting married? Don't forget the prenup! 6/13/12 at 2:58 PM
More from the real 'Mad Woman' 5/7/12 at 1:55 PM