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My dad was dead from a smoking related disease in 1969, the year before Richard Nixon signed a law prohibiting cigarette advertising on radio and TV. Twenty years later my Mom died from cigarette diseases. She had smoked Camels and had no doubt heard that brand’s trademarked lie, “More doctors...
It seems the toning down of the vile statements & nasty rhetoric of our so-called leaders, couldn’t even last a week after the shooting of Republican Representative Scalise. Some even go so far as to say he should have been left to xxxxxxx die. Hillary calls the Republican party “the death...
I won’t be impressed with technology until I can download food. However, I am so technologically handicapped that if food ever comes to that, I will certainly not survive long. Speaking of surviving long, I also wouldn’t survive if I had only tomatoes to eat. Geeez I just can’t gag them down unless...
As you’re probably already aware Minnesota has over 10,000 lakes within its borders, 11,842 to be exact. While the idea of Paul Bunyan shaping the landscape is one of my favorites, Minnesota was shaped by glaciers nearly two million years ago. Through the study of geomorphology, we can better...
We got some rain and the grass and the flowers are looking very nice. Tony was up with some awesome music for us and helped to celebrate all the June birthdays with cake and ice cream, a group gathered with Mary for a game of Inbetween Cards, Flag day was a hit with lots wearing red, white, and...
There are three words in the English language that most gals love to hear.  “I brought Chocolate” has an almost magical affect in any setting. Chocolate has the ability to defuse an unpleasant situation. Don’t believe me? Just offer, on your hands and knees, a special chocolate that you know is the...
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that screen time for kids should be limited to one or two hours a day. When we say screen time we mean television, movies, computers games, and web-browsing.  Here are some simple ways to reduce your child’s screen time this summer: 1. Promote Physical...
Nice weather and lots of sunshine.  Warm chocolate cookies right out of the oven and coffee was served after the Sing-a Long. Residents gathered for the fish fry out on the patio and Jessica, Jimmy, Cindy, Joan and Melinda fried up and served fish to all and everyone enjoyed it very much. We...
Lunch at school often gets a bad rap. I personally don’t have any fond memories of school lunch. I simply don’t remember the food at all. Well, that’s not actually true. When I went to St. Mary’s elementary school I often went home for lunch. My Mom’s grilled cheese sandwiches topped with raspberry...
It feels like summer and the weather ahead looks pretty good.   We celebrated Memorial Day with cupcakes and strawberries topped with cool whip along with trivia, memories and a slide show, the bowling pins were flying with a fun group of bowlers, at Ladder game we climbed up and down the ladder 3...

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