Tag Archives: Food

Alexandria Truck Driver Receives Highest Honor

Alexandria is filled with great drivers, right? But, how many are Hall of Fame drivers? Meet one.

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The Joy Of Ice Cream

July is National Ice Cream Month.  What is America’s favorite flavor?  Depends on what you click.

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Yankee Doodle: A Macaroni Masterpiece

You could probably list a bunch of things that don’t seem like things you would sing about, yet end up in a song.  Wearing pasta in a hat has to be near the top.

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Family Friendly Fun For Central Minnesota Nature Lovers

If you’re a fine feathered friend fan and a picnic person, grab your binoculars, your ant repellant, and your state park sticker.  Then, head to Glacial Lakes State Park.

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June 18th Is International Picnic Day

There are so many great places to have a picnic in Central Minnesota.  To me, a picnic is like a day at the beach. It’s like having your cake and eating it, too. It’s like a bunch of other cliches, but I’m going to wait until November 3rd, National Cliche Day, to use them.

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Mashed Potato Mystery

When it comes to giving away food, there are lots of generous souls in the micropolitan lakes area.

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The Last Bar, Minnesota, and Prince

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life. Snacks help. Electric word, snacks.

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The Top Ten Reasons Why Christmas in Minnesota is the Best

Minnesotans aren’t ones to toot their own horns.  In fact, Minnesotans are more likely to take the last bar* from the plate than brag, but I have to admit Christmas in Minnesota is the best. The Top Ten Reasons Why Christmas in Minnesota is the Best:  #10 – Let’s start with the aesthetics. Snow. Irving Berlin has been dreaming of …

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