Monthly Archive: January 2015

Sledding Party

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In the Midwest, snowy months often outnumber summer months. There have been years when the lawn does not become visible again until well into April. We have to find a way to enjoy the snow...


Up-Helly-Aa Fire Celebration

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We discovered a rollicking good way to cure the winter whats-its. Actually, we didn’t discover it. We just borrowed it. Up Helly Aa is a fire festival held in Lerwick, Scotland, on a Tuesday at the end...