winter blog posts
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mama mondays: snow and what we do to survive it
Every year, it seems, I capture the winter scene through visual images of what life is like in Fargo, ND, during the winter months. But this year, I've been sluggish about taking photos of life in t...
1/31/11 at 12:00 AM mama mondays: just when you thought you knew where kittens came from... 12/6/10 at 12:30 AM
lent 2010: deja vu? 2/21/10 at 4:41 PM
Sea of White
Sinking in over a foot of snow (if not more) and being tranformed from a living fuctional unit into a statue made of ice, winter in Minnesota can best be described as an odessy in itself. Fighting t...
1/11/11 at 5:49 PM German Christmas Market Pics 4: Bayreuth 12/17/10 at 9:53 PM
10 Winter Produce Picks from The Green Guide
These are ten organic varieties you should buy according to the www.thegreenguide.com Apples, celery root, garlic, kale, onions, pears, potatoes, rutabagas, turnips, and winter squash Check out you...
1/2/11 at 6:26 PM
What can you do over Christmas break?
The best antidote to children annoying each other (and you) into a frenzy over the holidays, in my opinion, is keeping them busy. Busy outdoors is even better, because all that fresh air will turn the...
12/23/10 at 3:20 PM Temperature's down, time to skate (inside) 11/26/10 at 10:39 AM
Seasonal chaos 11/19/10 at 1:50 PM
Hazelnut Hot Chocolate
Here is a fun recipe that is sure to please everyone this holiday season from the littlest of children to the great grandparents! Hazelnut Hot Chocolate 3 quarts2% milk 3 cupsHeavy Whipping Cream 1 ...
12/14/10 at 3:47 PM Mini Pumpkin Muffins 11/17/10 at 7:19 AM
Butternut Squash & Apple Soup 10/21/10 at 4:52 AM
'Tis the season to be icy
Blog readers don't need me to tell them the obvious: It's icy and slippery outdoors, and if you aren't careful, you could fall and break a bone or get a concussion. Heartland Orthopedic Specialists o...
12/13/10 at 12:00 PM
Modern Snow Shoes: The Yaktrax Walker Traction Cleats
Walking outside today? Looking for an easy-to-use, lightweight traction device for your shoes? Turn to the spikeless Yaktrax Walker traction cleats, which offer 10 times the gripping points as any ...
11/24/10 at 1:32 PM
Trampling through the snow
Snowflakes the size of quarters gave me reason to pause this morning. It's been a while since we've had to run through the snow, and I was thankful for the company. It took a few extra minutes to gea...
11/22/10 at 12:55 PM Building blocks 10/26/09 at 7:30 AM
Fever for a full moon 10/25/09 at 8:18 AM
Homegrown Day 1: Wait. Is this Sunday?
Musicians scheduled for the rest of Homegrown Music Festival have a tough job: Can they match or exceed what happened on Sunday's kickoff, New Band Night? My iPhone said it was Sunday, but inside Pizz...
5/3/10 at 5:40 AM
Canada 3, USA 2, OT
By ALAN ROBINSON, Associated Press writer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — With the flick of Sidney Crosby’s wrist, Canada found Olympic redemption. F...
2/28/10 at 12:40 PM USA 6, Finland 1 2/26/10 at 11:10 AM
USA Women Reach Finals 2/22/10 at 1:59 PM
Canada squad takes party to the ice
Finally, fans of the Olympics got a women's hockey game worth watching. Unfortunately, the behavior afterwards was jaw-dropping. Canada defeated the USA in the gold-medal game of women's hockey Thursd...
2/25/10 at 6:30 PM Miller's effort puts Canada in tough spot 2/21/10 at 4:54 PM
The power of facial hair 2/17/10 at 3:02 AM
Sometimes we have to strew a few seeds in the winter in order to have some summer flowers. Some seeds benefit from the extreme cold found in a snowbank, in the spring they will be watered by the snow...
2/9/10 at 3:25 AM Inside a Dark House 1/22/10 at 3:49 AM
Frosty Visitors 1/19/10 at 6:38 AM