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February 2012

Say Hello To My “Woolly” Little Friend

February 29, 2012 Hiking
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Hiking on the Blue Hill Trail in the Sherburne County Wildlife refuge yesterday, I ran across this little “Woolly Bear” Caterpillar in the middle of the trail. My first thought was maybe it was dead, but after a little poke it surprised me and moved (it didn’t jump up-thank god). Even Samson came over a […]

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Wizard In The Woods

February 25, 2012 Hiking
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A couple of days ago I was hiking the Sand Dunes located in Sherburne County, and I ran across this cool looking tree. My first thought was that it looked like a “Wizard.” My imagination might of been running away from me (which typically happens), but the more I stared at it, the more I […]

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An Inspiring Woman-Graduates Boot Camp At 51 Years Of Age

February 24, 2012 Inspirational

I love reading inspiring stories of normal, everyday people, that overcome the seemingly impossible (click here for the story). Army Sgt. Sandra Coast just graduated from Army boot camp at the age of 51. Even before she could qualify for basic training she had to lose 30 pounds! She does have prior military experience (Navy […]

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Still Not Enough To Ski Yet

February 24, 2012 Cross Country Skiing
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We had some snow this week, finally, but not quite enough to ski yet. As many of you know, I’ve been waiting patiently (more like praying ) for God to bestow some lovely snow on my favorite cross country ski trails. Time is running out with spring right around the corner, some would say that winter […]

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Say Hello To “Eureka” My New Best Friend

February 22, 2012 Uncategorized

Since I’ve been living alone for the last several months with Samson, my Jack Russell Terrier, one could say that my house cleaning habits haven’t been quite up to par. I have a room that I hardly go into that looks like a scene from the movie Charlotte’s Web, as a matter of fact Samson […]

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Cat On A Hot Tin Roof: Two of Six Plays For the Year

February 13, 2012 Cultural Adventures

Last night I saw the play “Cat On a Hot Tin Roof.” This play has obviously been around for quite sometime, however, being that I’m new to seeing plays I felt I should take-in a few of the classics. Holy smokes was this play long, three hours on the ole rear-end made watching it a […]

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