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Stearns County and the whole of Minnesota are a hunting ground for vintage items and antiques.
Clothing for all weathers is essential in Minnesota. Parkas, mittens, sweaters, boots. Plus boogers in the shoulder seasons.
We pay good money to watch horror movies, when all we have to do is step outside.
It’s a word used across the United States and even internationally, but maybe not as comprehensively as in Stearns County, Minnesota.
When my sister turned 70 she wanted to shake things up. Have adventures. So she took up dumpster diving.
All Soul’s Day on November 2 is also known as Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed, or The Day of the Dead.
A flowering crabapple tree is a sight to behold.
Back then, I didn’t know I would have my first and only child at 40 and call her Lily.
She was trying not to judge, but her voice gave her away. Sister Paulette Laufer hated my bright blue eyeshadow.
Waiting for someone to die gives you time to think.