THIS WOMAN WRITES Customer Service and Too Many Male Kiwi Plants
If you're looking for a basil plant, or oregano, or even rosemary, you can pretty much announce this on the city sidewalks and someone will shove one of these into your hand, but if you want a tarrago... Posted on 5/17/13 at 10:06 AM
SLOWINGTHERACINGMIND I Like to Run…Away…
As I write this and post it, I am also packing my bagsfor another work trip. This makes five out of the past six weeks where I have had at least one night away from home. While there are times that th... Posted on 5/10/13 at 9:11 AM
FAIRLY CRAFTY Recycled Art: Mosaic Tile (Part 2)
A couple of months back, I created a mosaic for the Habitat for Humanity Recycled Art show, "Home is Where the Art Is". It was great to be involved in something like this, and I've never sold any of m... Posted on 4/8/13 at 3:39 PM
A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA Tai chi: Practicing the Present
My trainer and I arrived at the tai chi school mid-morning. Last time I showed you a few pictures of what this mountainside martial art boarding school looked like. After dropping my stuff in my room,... Posted on 8/18/12 at 10:16 AM
THE DIRT Father's Day flowers
Hello, beloved readers! It's good to be back. Or at least sort of back. ;)
I'm not back at work (and not ready to be, not by a long shot) but I'm feeling a bit better and at least able to get around ... Posted on 7/30/12 at 8:54 AM
BISMARCK (AP) — As a 3-year-old, Erik Hougen went to football games with his dad and would later come home and draw pictures of the game. His drawings consisted of large, scribbly circles as heads and long stick legs.
Micaela Gerhardt, Bismarck Tribune
, May 06, 2013
Doodling is Megan Tichy’s cup of tea.
It’s also a talent that could help her rule the Internet for a day.
Megan’s doodle of a cup of tea with lemon, her headphones, a dress design and some drawing supplies won best in North Dakota in this year’s Doodle 4 Google contest.
By Helmut Schmidt, Forum News Service
, May 02, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — Want to journey to a grittier time in New York City's not-too-distant past, when the murder rate was sky-high, Times Square was a crossroads of crime and porn, Starbucks had yet to arrive, and hardly anyone owned a cellphone?
Karen Matthews, Associated Press
, April 07, 2013
Now that authorities believe they know who stole $500 million worth of art from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in the largest art heist in U.S. history, what are the chances they'll actually recover the stolen works by Rembrandt, Vermeer and Manet after 23 years?
France is returning seven paintings taken from their Jewish owners during World War II, part of an ongoing effort to give back hundreds of looted artworks that still hang in the Louvre and other museums.
Kudos to the Jamestown Arts Center’s presentation of “Rumors” by Neil Simon! My husband and I attended the Saturday evening dinner theater. We were extremely pleased with the excellent meal served by Emma Rosie’s Catering and the delightful drama to follow.
By Karen A. Srur, Jamestown
, February 08, 2013
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