Monthly Archives: November 2014


In this great big wonderful World, there are many things to be thankful for. And for Americans, that, apparently, varies based on skimming the self-reports of the Facebook Nation, from rainbows (Hawaii and Louisiana) and the ability to love (Washington), … Continue reading

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Veterans’ Day

Today, I’m reposting a Veterans’ Day post that first appeared on my LiveJournal, and then I reposted to FaceBook on Veterans’ Day 2009.  It could probably use some updating, maybe next time.  Please scroll all the way to the end, … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Overall

To Germany. Reunified. Unified. United. One. Twenty-five years and counting.

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Gluten-free Monday: Oven Fries?

So recipe circulating on the internet: Take a potato, make closely spaced cuts most of the way through the potato along the top, so that you are left with something that looks like a fan or an accordion. Salt generously, … Continue reading

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