Tag Archives: Minnesota

Tying Up Loose Ends

Following up on a few recent posts from 2014 Remember that turtle rescue expedition that BH flew for Pilots N Paws? The one I couldn’t go on because the entire plane was jam-packed with Chiquita banana boxes filled with endangered … Continue reading

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50 States of Thanksgiving

Well, what do we think of the recent New York Times article on Thanksgiving dishes evocative of our fifty states? I don’t know….they seemed to be somewhat on track with the two states I’ve lived in as an adult, but they really went off … Continue reading

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Special Delivery

Do you know the late Eva Cassidy? If not, then click on the link and listen for just a minute. Please? You won’t regret it. Autumn always reminds me of Vietnam. Vietnam, you ask? Yes. When I was in grade school my … Continue reading

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Rosetta Stone: Massachusetts

There were no border guards or customs officials. I didn’t need a passport. But it was a foreign land….this Massachusetts, this little enclave of individualism in the homogeneous United States. We moved to Massachusetts the summer just before my junior … Continue reading

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