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From one prairie to another: Happy Canada Day!
What a fun week this is for our family! With the Fourth of July falling on a Thursday this year, we have decided to close Sarello's for the entire week so that we and our entire crew could enjoy a r...
7/1/13 at 12:44 PM Our Wahpeton Adventure: Chahinka-what? 6/17/12 at 8:34 AM
Adventure Day #1: Valley City & the Sheyenne River Valley 5/31/12 at 10:00 AM
Long-distance dads: Fathers work to stay connected while providing for families far away
WILLISTON, N.D. Jonathan Heaton's four kids are old enough to understand that Dad has to be in North Dakota to pay the bills. Once when the truck driver was home, his kids brought him their piggy ba...
6/16/13 at 12:05 AM Williston church honors dads on Saturday 6/13/13 at 6:04 PM
I'm Not Lost, I'm Differently Positioned
If you haven't heard from me for awhile and you wonder where I've been, this is a good time to re-mention that I have changed my name from Middle Aged Plague to This Woman Writes. You can find, and f...
6/12/13 at 8:04 PM Honesty -- It's Still a Lonely Word 1/24/13 at 6:31 PM
If Pumpkins Were Money, I'd Be Rich 1/17/13 at 6:21 PM
Family of a Man Who Died From West Nile Virus Working to Raise Awareness of the Disease
The North Dakota Department of Health and family members of a man who died from West Nile virus he became ill with in 2012 joined together this morning to raise awareness about how severe this disease...
5/29/13 at 12:36 PM
Is It A Family or Is It Just Marriage?
Recently I had a nice little discussion with a buddy of mine about family. It was a very friendly discussion and no hard feelings were had and we agreed to disagree. My friend did say he was going to ...
5/29/13 at 12:52 AM Happy Thanksgiving 1/3/13 at 8:00 AM
What are your Christmas Traditions? 11/30/12 at 1:43 PM
She Wasn’t a Saint, but…
by Stacy Bender The early morning call caused me to pause before I answered. When I did, little time passed before I knew the truth: Grandma Lois did not wake up yesterday. I have written about my ...
5/23/13 at 6:18 AM Surround Myself With Truth 5/6/13 at 6:17 AM
Who Are Your Kin? Numbers 1-7 4/29/13 at 11:36 AM
26.2...A "marathon" of words!
I have photographed the Fargo Marathon for the last few years. The experience of quickly moving from location to location to photograph runners and the stuff they go through is amazing. What is more a...
5/21/13 at 10:54 AM
Moving in with the adult children
Are middle-aged adults ready to have their aging parents move in with them? Sort of, but if the results of a recent survey are any indication, many adult children anticipate there will be some diffic...
5/6/13 at 2:49 PM Parents, overweight kids and a minefield of blame and judgment 2/8/13 at 11:56 AM
The primary care doctor: someone who knows you 1/30/13 at 12:50 PM
Don't underestimate the Zachary factor
It seems that all eyes are now on Stephanie Herseth Sandlin - will she or won't she run for the US Senate in 2014? NSU's Jon Schaff tells the Argus it appears she's already made up her mind to run, a...
4/23/13 at 1:17 PM Noem repeats false claim in new ad 9/21/12 at 4:01 PM
Memories of a SD White Christmas 12/24/11 at 11:59 AM
Family Game Night
FMUU Family Game Night April 20th at 6pm We will be having aFamily Game Nightat the FMUUChurch. Bring your favorite games or join in on thegames here: Settlers of Catan, Puerto Rico, Blokus,Carcasson...
4/19/13 at 2:16 AM
Can You Belize it?!
TripAdvisor just rated Ambergris Caye, Belize #1 on the Top Ten Islands in the World!We don't know about you, but we sure wouldn't mind visiting the number one Island in the world... It is hard to...
4/17/13 at 9:29 AM A Costa Rican Paradise! 8/22/12 at 8:52 AM
Back by Popular Demand!
Hot off the press news! British author and motivational speaker, Sweet Conclusions very own ... Gavin Hill, will be arriving back to our community with his anti-bullying musical - story, William Gray ...
4/16/13 at 12:24 PM A Lesson in Family History (Part 3) 4/3/13 at 9:32 AM
A Lesson in Family History (Part 2) 3/31/13 at 10:22 AM
Virginia Mae Hope--WWII Pilot
During World War II, Minnesotan Virginia Mae Hope served her country as part of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP). The women who were part of WASP flew planes and assisted with wartime duties w...
3/11/13 at 4:00 PM A Recipe to Remember--Free Scrapbooking Workshop 3/6/13 at 3:00 PM
Toni Stone--Minnesota's Female Jackie Robinson 3/5/13 at 3:00 PM
Should schools be run more like businesses?
Perhaps you have heard it said that schools should be run more like businesses--that public schools are soft, undisciplined, ineffective and would do well to refocus their attention on the bottom line...
2/24/13 at 9:24 PM How to use your fear of loss for fun and profit 2/14/13 at 1:06 PM
5 ways to trick your brain into finishing what you start 1/31/13 at 9:51 AM
"My monster ate my Valentines"
One of my 8-year-old, twin daughters made this super-cool Valentine box to take to school. I thought you all might enjoy seeing it. (Click an image below for a fuller view). It's a Valentine-eating mo...
2/14/13 at 10:57 AM I love my strange children! 7/23/12 at 6:30 PM
I Auto-Tuned my 3-year-old singing "Jesus Loves Me" 1/19/12 at 12:57 PM