Tag Archives: Holiday

Happy International Dog Day!!!

Today is International Dog Day! Here’s to all of the canines in our lives who make our lives better! Good Boys and Good Girls all!!   My dog, Wolfie, however, wasn’t SUPER impressed with the rain today.  THE NERVE of that rain, messing up his fur!  Here’s a photo: Here he is on a better hair day:  But a little bit …

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The Most Patriotic Corner in Alexandria Is…

America!  Where freedom and patriotism intersect.  That sounds like a lead-in to something.  And, here it is:  What is the most patriotic intersection in Alexandria?

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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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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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