The Year In Review

Everyone amps up their nostalgia and reminisces about the year just past this time of year. My way is typically not the way of the herd, however this year I will join in and give you my perspective. I decided to review the year also; the year I chose, however, will be 1973. Chocolate malts,…
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Weather’s Calmed A Bit

Cattle fed, snowplowed and blown. We got plenty.

Morning Snow

Here are some pictures of our snow this morning….I would guess we received about 5-6 inches overnight. Maybe 9-10 inches total.  This is from west of St Hilaire, Minnesota. Here is what I plan to stare at this morning before I go out and feed the cattle or this

Black Friday

11-26-2008     Black Friday I started this column with a plan to target the poor habits displayed at most parking lots. Since this Friday marks what is historically the first day of holiday shopping, I decided to focus my attention both on what occurs in the parking lot and the shopping the occurs inside…
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Twas All But A Dream (Christmas Poem)

Twas all but a dream We’ve helped my mother in-law decorate her lawn for Christmas for the last several years. This year she did it by herself because her children and children in-laws were busy (and we’re a little lazy.) Anyway, I’ve always written new lyrics to a traditional Christmas song to describe hanging lights…
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