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Easy Summer Freezer Meals
I have a confession to make: our family has been eating out way too much. Sometimes it is easier with all of us on different schedules to meet somewhere for dinner than it is for me to think about w...
6/14/13 at 9:03 AM There Is A Sentimental Fool In All Of Us 6/4/13 at 2:39 PM
Get Ready For Summer By Being Prepared 5/24/13 at 9:57 AM
Chipotle Apple Butter Barbecue Ribs
If there is one day a year I think that is all about grilling, its definitely Fathers Day! What better way to celebrate the fathers and father figures in our lives than by pulling out the lawn chairs,...
6/14/13 at 8:42 AM Crispy Smashed Horseradish and Blue Cheese Red Potatoes 6/12/13 at 11:29 AM
Strawberry Oatmeal Smoothies 6/8/13 at 7:10 AM
Excerpts from the Experts
With Fathers Day approaching, what better place to look for fatherly financial advice than from dads who also happen to be executives at the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) Member Age...
6/13/13 at 2:51 PM Father's Day on a Budget 6/7/13 at 11:30 AM
Mother's Day on a Budget 5/6/13 at 5:14 AM
Flag Day - June 14
Flag Day In memory of the day in 1777 when the Continental Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as the official flag of the United States, the president proclaims June 14 as Flag Day every year. Am...
6/10/13 at 2:15 PM Happy Easter Coloring Page 3/30/13 at 3:22 PM
Don't miss the Art Wise Elementary Art Show! 3/18/13 at 9:43 AM
Injured? Disabled? NDAD's free equipment loan program may come in handy
Marilyn and Jim Larimore didnt need the new bed rails and Drive walkers they received in error via a shipping mix-up. When the seller told the Grand Forks couple to keep the merchandise at no charge, ...
5/29/13 at 9:00 AM If you have special needs, emergency preparedness plan should be high priority 4/24/13 at 1:02 PM
Unique Bismarck arts event Thursday fosters natural inclusion, self-esteem 4/10/13 at 11:36 AM
This week the Boy Scouts earned an additional merit badge by lifting their ban on gay scouts. Boy Scouts There's various discussions going on as to what exactly this means, since so many youth don't...
5/25/13 at 8:44 AM Moving on up 5/19/13 at 10:10 AM
Minnesota Marriage 5/9/13 at 5:41 PM
Moving in with the adult children
Are middle-aged adults ready to have their aging parents move in with them? Sort of, but if the results of a recent survey are any indication, many adult children anticipate there will be some diffic...
5/6/13 at 2:49 PM Parents, overweight kids and a minefield of blame and judgment 2/8/13 at 11:56 AM
The primary care doctor: someone who knows you 1/30/13 at 12:50 PM
A Real Treat
This past week was substantial for many reasons. I landed in NYC Tuesday to prepare for the very first annual Family Dinner Conference on the campus of NYU presented by Time at the Table. We w...
4/21/13 at 1:56 PM New Chapter? This is a New Book! 1/14/13 at 7:00 PM
Time to Celebrate 11/2/12 at 9:13 AM
Looking for the area's messiest desk!
Packrats everywhere claim that "a clean desk is the sign of a sick mind." If that's true we are about to introduce you to some very healthy people. The Messy Desk is a celebration of the messiest des...
1/2/13 at 5:10 PM Tickled Pink about Livin Up! 12/6/12 at 12:00 PM
We want your Christmas memories and traditions! 12/5/12 at 5:06 PM
So You Didn't Win the Powerball
Maybe that's a good thing. Because maybe what gets sacrificed when suddenly adding all those zeroes to your bank account is something that no amount of money can buy. I was driving back from Thanksgi...
11/30/12 at 9:57 AM Alone on Thanksgiving 11/23/12 at 10:16 AM
A Generation Back From the Dead 7/23/12 at 11:07 AM
Historic Day for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council
Thursday, August 16 is a historic day for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council. At 11:00 AM we are dedicating the new Jon L. Wanzek Center for Scouting that will serve as the regional headquarters ...
8/15/12 at 5:12 PM New High Adventure Base 11/19/09 at 12:13 PM
Spend time with your kids. The disappearing ruler. 10/5/09 at 12:09 PM
HRSA boosts UND Physician Assistant Program’s service to underserved North Dakota
The Health Resources and Services Administration awarded almost $1 million to the Physician Assistant Program in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of North Dakota Schoo...
8/15/12 at 7:46 AM UND INMED students to learn about family meals 6/14/12 at 2:56 PM
Book author to discuss mystery behind 1920 North Dakota mass murder at Turtle Lake: former UND faculty member Vernon Keel at UND Bookstore Sept. 21 9/16/11 at 11:18 AM
July's Beautiful Woman: Two-time organ recipient Kristi Fabre looks at life with the beauty of optimism
GLYNDON, Minn. - Kristi Fabre giggles as she poses with her husband Ryan in the farm field behind their house in Glyndon. Its hot and muggy. But the thick air isnt what stands out most. Its the blin...
7/31/12 at 7:52 AM Congratulations to our July finalists! Vote now! 6/27/12 at 12:00 AM
Saying "NO!" or letting go; when to set limits
When does good parenting turn intoover-protection? What is neglectful parenting? What's so bad about being a "helicopterparent" (ready to swoop in to rescue at any sign of trouble)? These questions a...
4/9/12 at 7:36 PM Healthy Eating: Does it matter? 3/4/12 at 4:57 PM
Sleep -- key to behavior 2/13/12 at 9:10 AM
For the Love of Scrapbooking: "Love Every Day" Layout
Looking for a new creative outlet or a way to preserve memories? Scrapbooking might be a great hobby for you, and you certainly wouldn't be alone. The Craft and Hobby Association reported in its 2010...
2/8/12 at 9:37 AM Extreme Coupons: Online Tools to Help You Save Money and Time 2/7/12 at 11:07 AM
Your Young One Can Make a Difference Too! 11/23/11 at 3:30 PM