RV Travel, Maraschino Cherries and a Headless Ostrich Robot?

Written by: Austin My family and I recently spent four weeks (!) of RV travel in (and around) Corvallis, OR. Four weeks in one place is a long time for us, but extended repairs to the RV stretched what was supposed to be one week into four. Normally, I’d be a bit bummed about having…

Lucy is on Top in the Pecking Order on a Family Farm in Minnesota

Which came first? The chicken or the egg? In my case, it was the egg. We buy fresh eggs from our friend; his children raise chickens and sell the eggs. They put the proceeds into a college fund. I thought it would be enlightening to interview the layer of the egg… which brought me nose-to-beak…

A Black Russian Terrier Just Wants To Have Fun in Sherburn, MN

  Last month, Beth Graves from Fairmont, MN contacted me and suggested I meet up with Ruby, a boisterous Black Russian Terrier who lives on a farm just outside of Sherburn.   Hi! Hi! Hi! I’m so glad to see you! Let’s play! Hi Ruby! Slow down… I need to interview you first! Oooohhhh, okaaay….

Mr. B, a Shepherd Husky Mix, Runs a Bicycle Shop in Minnesota

Recently, my husband and I needed our bikes tuned up after a long six-month road trip. We went to The Bicycle Shoppe, which is a small, lakeside gem full of character and curiosity in the Fairmont, MN. We were greeted by the shop’s owner, Mr. B, a 10-year-old German Shepherd Husky Mix. After some gentle…