We were at our friend's Dave & Kathy's near Barnum for a day of baking cookies and a little crafting. I had gotten the materials to make cute little reindeer out of wine corks for our craft project. We found that the grapevine sticks used for the antlers and legs of the reindeer were hard to get into the cork, so we pre-made holes to make it easier for the video. I wasn't paying attention a
When I first got the call that the Lake Superior Zoo wanted to come for a visit with a tarantula, I didn't think it would be that big of a deal. Boy, was I wrong! Ken was freaking out to the point of literally making audible sounds that I've never heard come out of his mouth before. That made me even more brave to have Rosie crawl on my arm...well, sorta brave.
Reindeer are somewhat of a mystery. Honestly, I don't know how they carry that HUGE rack of antlers around? We know they are extremely important to Santa and the big job he's expected to do on Christmas Eve. But, what are reindeer games, how do they stay in shape and what exactly is each reindeer's job? I had the chance to talk to a "fill-in" reindeer, Zora at Fitger's and she "
There were 12 candidates vying for the Mayoral position when Don Ness was elected as Mayor of Duluth in 2007. He chose to run for a second term and was unopposed. That was the first time that had happened in Duluth since it was incorporated in 1887. He has made the decision to not run for a third term. I wanted to highlight a few of the "candid" moments during his time in office. I a
My Schnauzer is usually a wild animal, always wanting to play, be in your lap or do whatever YOU'RE doing. But I found the perfect way to keep him calm and intent and all it took was giving up the TV for the night!