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10 Snacks to Fill Nutrition Gaps
"Snacking" often conjures up images of guzzling soda pop, crunching on chips and munching on candy bars while cruising down the highway or lounging in front of a TV. Snack foods are big sellers, andm...
3/5/15 at 1:23 PM Do You Know How to “Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle”? 2/27/15 at 8:21 AM
How Do You Find the Truth in a World of Health and Appearance Ads? 2/20/15 at 10:12 AM
Here Comes the False Spring
The limited snow cover this winter is a big reason for the warm up coming the next few days. The milder weather is primarily a result of upper level winds and not the lack of snow, but it is the lack ...
3/4/15 at 11:15 PM Winter: It's a Gas 2/27/15 at 11:44 PM
February Review 2/27/15 at 11:43 PM
Desperately Trying to Fit in
I spent far too much time, as a child, desperately trying to fit in. It's understandable, given that our school system -- like our corporate office culture -- is designed to homogenize people, reduci...
3/4/15 at 4:29 PM Christians: We Are Family, Not Employees 2/20/15 at 3:22 PM
The Lies We're Told 2/18/15 at 4:28 PM
Jeff Broin: Poet LLC executive chair is a pioneer in his 40s
It's been 35 years since I was an undergraduate at South Dakota State University in Brookings. I wrote about the 1978 and tractorcades to Washington, D.C., for The Collegian, the SDSU student newspape...
3/4/15 at 9:41 AM Prevented-plant crop insurance adjustments, weaknesses 2/28/15 at 9:10 AM
Gulke: SD banker says 85% of ag customers lost money in '14 2/18/15 at 8:28 AM
"How Will We Feed the World?"
Until recently, I hadn't heard ofPLOS ONE, the peer-reviewed, open-access online publication from the San Francisco-based Public Library of Science. But I came across it in researching articles on GM ...
3/4/15 at 9:05 AM The greatest grain in the galaxy 2/27/15 at 12:50 PM
The days are getting longer (and other things we tell ourselves to get through winter) 2/25/15 at 9:25 AM
Work like a woman
In my constant quest to consume information, I recently stumbled across an article on the disparities between the salaries of male and female actors that included a tweet someone had sent to a female ...
3/2/15 at 3:07 PM February issue now online 2/4/15 at 2:29 PM
Giving Props to Women in Business 1/16/15 at 11:53 AM
Cornmeal and Chia Crusted Tilapia with Chipotle Yogurt Sauce
You might be familiar with the chia seed because you have pasted the tiny seeds onto a porous clay figurine and heard the catchy/slightly annoying ch-ch-ch-chia jingle on the infomercials, but did you...
3/2/15 at 8:30 AM Cherry Pie Stuffed Chocolate Cake 2/14/15 at 2:45 PM
Crockpot Chicken Tacos 2/12/15 at 8:18 AM
Now I know my ABC’s, won’t you read along with me?
Oh, I love to read, How I do, yes I do! And Im sure many of you Just love to read too! Oh, The Places Youll Go! Through a books lovely pages. Id read all day If I didnt need wages! The fir...
3/2/15 at 4:44 AM Special days ahead 2/17/15 at 8:15 AM
Attention deficit, times two 2/5/15 at 7:36 AM
Letter to Dave
Dear Dave, It was a good talk the other night. You are one of the few people in the world who is willing to talk to me about crazy inventions. It makes me happy to know that if I ever need technical ...
2/28/15 at 7:39 AM Rural Reflections Radio 2/27/15 at 7:49 AM
the Little Gray Gym 2/21/15 at 8:30 AM
Winter Continues and I'm Planning for Spring
It's that time of year again. My thoughts and expectations are focused onspring andthe new growing season however, winter continues! Looking for the bright spot in this, it does give me time to ponder...
2/22/15 at 10:42 PM Meandering Minds Want to Know 7/15/14 at 7:31 PM
Protecting Our Native Trees 6/11/14 at 5:42 PM
A TV star
As many of you might have already noticed, Im now a superstar. I have between 20 and 30 seconds of on-camera fame each week. The fan mail, autograph requests and pleas for my appearance at childrens b...
2/17/15 at 5:00 PM A good news week 12/18/14 at 4:10 PM
A television debut 12/17/14 at 4:57 PM
Where's my "Share the Wealth" Card?
I grew up playing The Game of Life with my family. Dad would grease the spinner (seriously), and the six of us would gather around the living room coffee table, spread out the board and fight over wha...
2/2/15 at 8:58 AM Spilled Guts in Aisle 5 12/13/14 at 10:31 AM
A tribute to an old friend 9/12/14 at 8:59 AM
Thought for the Day #3
Okay, so I got a little bored raking hay one day last summer and took pictures with my phone of my view from the tractor seat. I added the quote later. Turned out kinda cool I thought....
12/14/14 at 7:00 PM Thought For the Day #2 12/8/14 at 7:00 PM
Thought for the Day #1 12/2/14 at 7:00 PM
Broken hearted bird lady needs to take flight...
Hi! It's Jeanasina here...I know you haven't heard much from me for the past few months and I'm sorry for that, I had intended on delivering so much more Jeanasina perspectives! I moved to River Falls...
9/11/14 at 10:44 AM Wouldn't it be fun? 7/13/14 at 11:06 AM
I love a good Flea Market! 7/11/14 at 5:21 AM