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Happy New Year

The calendar says that New Year’s falls on January 1. But we each have different ideas of what constitutes the beginning of a new cycle, the start of a 12 month .journey. Tax preparers finish their marathon on April 15, … Continue reading

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January

January is a month of transition. The sun shines longer as we head for spring. But I get to sleep more as the holiday rush is over. 🙂 It’s time to tuck away the proven recipes and try to perfect … Continue reading

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Loving fall

I like fall. I really do. I love the fall asters, mums, and bright leaves. I love the autumn sunsets. I look forward to the hustle and bustle of Holiday shipments and Christmas parties. But it is a challenging time … Continue reading

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Savoring Saturday

I’ve been savoring my Saturdays. Sundays, too. This was the last weekend I can call my own until mid-July. My three-ring circus is so seasonal. A month ago we started turning all that brown stuff green. While I haven’t gotten … Continue reading

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It’s Time!

I’m working hard at trying to think Spring. -32 degrees makes it hard. But the forecast is good. The Flower House Garden Center is warming up. And this Crocodile geranium is waiting make baby Crocodiles! So the down-time is over. It’s time. … Continue reading

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Spring Fever

Days are getting longer. The thermometer has finally risen above zero degrees. Christmas is over. Although Valentine’s Day is the next big event, Spring is what is on our minds these days. I have been waking up thinking about getting … Continue reading

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Naked Greenhouses

This is NOT my favorite view of our greenhouses. And, yes, we did this on purpose. Every four to six years we take off the old skin on the big houses (as long as Mother Nature hasn’t already done it … Continue reading

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Wedding Weekend

Been a busy circus around here! The Prairie Bistro did a fun wedding reception last weekend. We spent most of the week prepping. Getting the shrimp ready for the Phylo Cups. Chopping vegetables for the veggie trays. Baking off the … Continue reading

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Happy Spring 2013 (again)

Winter has had an unbelievable grip on us this year. We seldom see spring when the calendar says we should. But, according to the forecast, Spring is finally coming to North Dakota! I don’t think we have seen 40 degrees … Continue reading

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What Happened?

I’m not exactly sure where I have been for the past eight weeks! June 1 was my last short post and it really seems even longer ago than that to me. We’ve had a tiger by the tail in more … Continue reading

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