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Labor Day weekend

During the Labor Day weekend, we drove the van, pulling the Scamp, to Decorah to meet Joel, Aimee, Adelaide and Henry at Seed Savers, a cache of heritage seeds started in the 1970s by the Whealy family. Seed Savers held … Continue reading

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Amtrak rules

The Empire Builder and James Hill in Havre, Mont. Blizzard in the Rockies Havre is pronounced to rhyme with “favor.” Last month, Doug and I climbed aboard the Amtrak Empire Builder (Chicago to Seattle and Portland) for a trip to … Continue reading

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Bringing Spirit home

Artic Ice Wolfwalker’s Spirit Bear Last week, Doug and I borrowed a friend’s RV to drive to central Alberta, Canada, to adopt a malamute bitch. The Arctic Ice kennels show that breed along with Canadian Eskimo dogs and Siberian huskies. … Continue reading

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State Fair

a href=”http://mollymiron.areavoices.com/files/2011/08/0908-blog-trio.jpg”> Dave, Phoebe and Doug It’s been a long time since we went to the Minnesota State Fair, five or six years. Last Thursday afternoon, Doug and I drove to Richfield to see Dave and Phoebe’s new home, eat … Continue reading

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Honorable Oberstar

The Hon. James L. Oberstar Doug and I drove to Superior, Wis., Monday afternoon to stay with Phoebe and Dave prior to an early appointment with the orthopedic center Dr. Rother who did Doug’s hip replacement in March. It was … Continue reading

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