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Friday Foodie Feature! In the Dog Kitchen by Julie van Rosendaal

The cookbook, In the Dog Kitchen by Julie van Rosendaal is a fun look at how to cook for man's (and woman's) best friends. Lovely pictures of friendly dogs entice you. ...

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5 Ways to Have a Less Expensive Christmas

It’s hard to think about Christmas shopping during the “off season,” but you really should. The average household spends $800 on Christmas shopp ...

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Pledge to Save During America Saves Week

Around my house, every week is a week to save.   But for many people, saving money seems like a daunting task. According to a 2014 survey conducted ...

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Friday Foodie Feature! Cooking Allergy-Free by Jenna Short

If you've been tiptoeing around your allergies (and maybe your palate is bored), check out Jenna Short's new cookbook, Cooking Allergy-Free! This is a great all-around cookbook that happens to make it easy to cook delicious allergy-friendly meals. ...

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Simple Homemade Oven Cleaner

I absolutely hate cleaning my oven.   I think part of the reason is that I always wait so long between cleanings that it becomes a real chore.  The other reason is that I hate using stinky, toxic chemicals to clean it. ... More from Northern Cheapskate

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Shannon an her amazing family

I recently was able to capture this brave lady and her family. She was just recently diagnosed with Stage 4 Breast Cancer. They are having a benefit for her on Tuesday March 3rd, 4-7pm At the Minnesota Discovery Center. ...

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Pine Marten

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Gretchen and her beautiful daughters.

What a fun time it was capturing these three, all so beautiful, thank you guys! Can’t wait until next time. ...

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No School February 16th – Come to the studio for a quick Headshot/School Photo

Need an updated school/head shot of your son or daughter, or even you? Here is your chance, there is no school on February 16th, bring them to the studio for a quick updated shot – No age limit, No session fee, Must purchase a package the day of the shoot. ... More from Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

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Foodie Friday Feature: How to Cook Everything Fast by Mark Bittman

If you want to be a little more systematic about your cooking, Mark Bittman’s “How to Cook Everything Fast: A Better Way to Cook Great Food,” is more than a collection of recipes. ... More from Hibbing Public Library

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Pine Grosbeaks and a Hoary Redpoll

Beautiful Pine Grosbeaks feeding at a local feeding station in Crane Lake. There is the male (all red), a female, and a first year male that is just changing into his adult plumage. Midway through the video a Hoary Redpoll makes an appearance. ...

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more Siskins

The Pine Siskins are mobbing the thistle feeder. These little drab brown birds have hidden yellow feathers in their flight feathers and at the base of their tail. They fan their tails in aggressive moves as they jockey for the best place at the feeder. ... More from Crane Lake Nature Blog

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2015 Range of the Arts begins with Arts International Bazaar and Community Dance at Kaleva Hall on Saturday, February 28th

The Lyric Center for the Arts kicks off Arts International, our week of celebrating local arts and artisans with Arts International Bazaar. Join us for a great day of ethnic and fine arts bazaar and demonstrations featuring rosemaling, weaving, birch bark work, hand crafts and fine arts. ...

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7th Annual Iron Range Earth Fest ~ Saturday April 18, 2015

The 7th Annual Iron Range Earth Fest will be held on Saturday April 18, 2015 in Mountain Iron, Minnesota at the Mt. Iron Community Center, Messiah Lutheran Church & Merritt Elementary School! Explore this website to learn more about Earth Fest and Earth Fest sponsorship opportunities, exhibitor & vendor registration, and requests for presentations and speaking proposals, and the Community Sustainability Initiative Contest. ...

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Thank You to all who made the 2014 Iron Range Earth Fest possible!

2014 Earth Fest Sponsors! ...

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Homegrown Tea: An Illustrated Guide to Planting, Harvesting, and Blending Teas and Tisanes by Cassie Liversidge

Maybe you have made a resolution to reduce your stress level. Consider the cup of tea: a warm soothing ritual of patience and tastiness. Cassie Liversidge offers ways to cultivate and create lovely cups of tea, using caffeinated and herbal blends in her book Homegrown Tea. ...

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Hot Reads for Cold Nights!

Hot Reads for Cold Nights LogoWhen the weather is cold, it’s time to find a hot read and join Virginia Public Library’s annual “Hot Reads for Col ...

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Hot Reads for Cold Nights!

Hot Reads for Cold Nights LogoWhen the weather is cold, it’s time to find a hot read and join Virginia Public Library’s annual “Hot Reads for Col ...

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Winter 2015 Programs @ Your Library

We have had some wonderful programs this past year.  They ranged from Minnesota author Peter Geye in January and Master Gardener Carol Borich in March ...

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'tis the Season for... Scrumptious Eating!

You have all of your gifts sorted out.  Now it's time to work on the holiday menu! Holiday Candy & ConfectionsOne of my favorite parts of any holi ... More from Virginia Public Library Blog

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