A Day of Remembrance – Not Politics

I woke up this morning with a blog post swirling in my head. I think it has to do with the fact that I was listening to the news last night which is not something I normally do (I made a decision almost two years ago to turn off the radio in my car and… Read More

Healing Veterans at The Eagle’s Healing Nest

Yesterday, my husband and I took off on our bikes and rode the beautiful countryside of Central Minnesota. Our destination… a small town in Central Minnesota called Sauk Centre. Sauk Centre’s claim to fame is that it was the birthplace and home of famed author Sinclair Lewis. However, there is something much more important about… Read More

The Meaning of Memorial Day

Memorial Day began as Declaration Day, a day for our nation to recognize and decorate (with flowers) the graves of those who died during wartime. ┬áThe tradition of decorating the graves of dead soldiers has grown to decorating the graves of all of our loved ones who have died regardless of whether they served in… Read More