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Back To Basics: Packing For A Trip
A question I am often asked is how do I pack. When I went to my first Professional Organizers Conference in San Diego you can imagine how well everyone was packed! Having an organized suitcase is a gr...
4/22/14 at 9:15 AM
How To Pack For A Trip Without Taking The Kitchen Sink 3/26/12 at 1:38 PM
Do You Have A Bucket List? 12/28/10 at 11:17 AM THE NEW FORTY
Tonight I would like to share a handful of snippets that are not necessarily related, except to the extent that they are floating around in my head. I cannot pick one single thing to write about, so I...
4/9/14 at 11:05 PM
Do it for Denmark! 3/30/14 at 7:53 PM
Until I am blue in the face... 1/26/14 at 11:57 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
Opalescent Sea: The Story of This Painting
The story of the oil painting, Opalescent Sea by Steve Henderson The ocean isn't blue, you know. Although on a sunny, cloudless day, the expanse of the sea looks blue indeed, when you get close to...
3/17/14 at 6:13 PM
Sunday Drive in the Wallowa Valley 2/24/14 at 7:18 PM
Recipe: Shockingly Simple Spaghetti Sauce 1/28/14 at 7:08 PM SENSE AND CENTSIBILITY
4 Tips to Plan your Summer Vacation on a Budget
If you are anything like me, you are ready for this winter to be OVER! But we have a few months to go, and believe or notthat is a good thing. Why? Because it gives you time to sock away some major fu...
2/27/14 at 12:00 PM
Travel Tips That Can Save You Money This Holiday Season 12/21/12 at 10:13 AM THE PERIPHERY
Journey to My Village School
This is part three is a series about my current travels and project in East Africa. *** Our peaceful paved path ended with the interruption of bumps and rattles from the onset of the dirt road. Meado...
2/9/14 at 4:47 AM
Arrival to Africa 2/2/14 at 5:20 AM
I've Moved To Africa: The Start of a New Adventure 1/26/14 at 5:17 AM CULTURE BUILDS COMMUNITY
Help! "Flat Stanley" Wants to Meet North Dakota Artists
...and Anyone who wants to sharewhat makes North Dakota Special This blog was headed in an entirely different direction until I opened the morning mail. A 4th grader from Westminster, MA is involved ...
2/3/14 at 3:11 PM
October offers A Multitude of Arts Opportunities 9/25/13 at 3:26 PM
Take a Summer Art Excursion this Weekend 6/24/13 at 4:42 PM THE GAY AGENDA
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
This is from a few years ago, but still relevant. Some signs your upcoming dinner party is for sure going to go bad: Ricky decides to try cooking "Moroccan". Not sure what Moroccan food is, but pret...
2/2/14 at 9:31 AM
The same, only . . . 3/1/13 at 7:07 PM
It was bound to happen . . . 1/13/13 at 9:08 AM DAKOTA VALLEY NEWS BLOG
THIS JUST IN! DVEC to offer free trip to D.C.!!
This is so exciting! DVEC's board of directors recently agreed to participate in the Youth Tour program. That means we will send one student from the service area on an all-expense paid trip to Washin...
Village to host North Dakota Picnic in Mesa, Ariz., March 2
The 2014 North Dakota Picnic in Mesa will be held from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 2 at Pioneer Park, 526 East Main, Mesa, AZ. Join North Dakotans for great conversation, music, food, and door prizes. ...
An Adventure Up the Pacific Coast Highway
The next portion of our trip to California (see A Quick Day in the City by the Bay to read about our day in San Fran!)was making our way up the California/Oregon Pacific Coast Highway. We were ready ...
12/12/13 at 10:22 AM
A Quick Day in The City by the Bay 12/2/13 at 1:10 PM
Jamaica - One Love 9/12/13 at 1:01 PM STAFF BLOGWDAY STORM TRACKER WEATHER
Thanksgiving 2012
Last year, today was a rare snowy Thanksgiving Day. Since 1950, there had only been four Thanksgivings with more than one inch of snow falling on the holiday, meaning last year made it five. Unlik...
11/22/13 at 10:37 AM
Travel Weather 11/23/09 at 5:51 AM THE FARM BLEAT
Parting thoughts on a Michigan vacation
I had intended to write one last travel blog about the trip my mom and I took to Michigan in mid-October, but since returning to work and other obligations, I either havent had the time or the energ...
11/3/13 at 5:22 PM
Travel 2013: More lighthouses, more stories 10/25/13 at 9:15 PM
Michigan: A leaf-peeper's paradise 10/25/13 at 2:58 PM BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF ND
Can I use my health insurance while traveling?
Planning to take a trip overseas or study abroad? Wondering what happens if you get sick while you're traveling? We've got you covered. If you have Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) h...
10/10/13 at 2:24 PM LAGNIAPPE
Searching for fall
Ive previously voiced my despair regarding falls arrival only because it means that winter will soon be on its heels. (In fact, you didnt have to venture too far west last weekend to get a BIG taste o...
10/10/13 at 12:20 PM
Fleeting summer —that hasn’t started yet 6/19/13 at 6:46 PM
The sidewalk incident 6/6/13 at 12:36 PM HOME AND AWAY
I told them that roof would fall down!
    I told them that roof would fall down! These prophetic words from Marv came true sometime this summer. Marv, cousin to the second-generation Hutmachers, remembers visiting Aunt Veroni...
7/24/13 at 1:52 AM
Date Night: Page, North Dakota 6/30/13 at 12:42 PM
The Girl Next Door 6/20/13 at 1:09 AM
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