“Mom, I just had the best cookies ever! I ate a bunch at the dining center. You need to make them at home,” my 18-year-old son exclaimed, practically salivating.RELATED CONTENT
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Dear Dr. Fox: My 11-year-old Havanese dog is suffering from tartar-encrusted teeth. Her front teeth – both top and bottom – have become loose and are beginning to fall out.
Bipolar disorder occurs in about 1 percent of farm and non-farm people, whereas major depression occurs in about 6 percent of the general population and somewhat more frequently in the agricultural population, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.
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As I pondered a potential column topic, someone tossed an idea my way. How about writing something about frozen foods? I must admit, after our intensely cold winter, I am dreaming of hot, grilled foods cooked and eaten outdoors on a warm day. Thinking about frozen food made me shiver.RELATED CONTENT
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Pam was at her wit’s end when she called me late last March. Her 45-year-old husband, “John,” was having another manic-depressive episode, and wouldn’t consider her advice.
VALLEY CITY, N.D. – “Industrial beets” is now the preferred moniker for beets being promoted for growing outside the Red River Valley to make things such as industrial sugar components or “green” ethanol, but not sugar.
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“What’s that?” I asked as I breezed through the kitchen, noting a pot of simmering stew. My husband was head chef that evening and was trying a new recipe.
The history of valentines can be traced back to St. Valentine, who died a martyr. A feast was named for him by the Catholic Church in the year 496. Other historical or legendary sources to the holiday mention two other men named Valentine, a suggestion that the holiday descended from a Roman fertility fest, and references to the Duke of Orleans’ letter in the 15th century that is considered the first valentine.RELATED CONTENT