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There is a big safety concern for the 4th.Explosive materials.We seem to love LOUD BANGS!!!!It matter none if it is ground level or several hunddred feet in the air.And a lot of money is spent on these devices n the name of fun.But there is one study that you sould know about...
The 4th of July is coming fast and there will be a lot of travelers.Even with the 4th being in the middle of the week.The nice thing you can take 2 days off and 5 off in a row.Road construction will be a major issue for t hose going North on I 35 towards the north shore and Duluth.The bridge ove...
Animals are funny.We see all kinds of things in our rural setting.I was checking out a farm and I interrupted the chickens while they were eating.I thought no big deal...they eat all the time.We, I guess this old hen thought different for if looks could kill... Looking to get out of the pavemen...
The totally unrealistic interest rates for home loans is going up.The Fed has been watching and warning that the rates will be going in up.This week I had a client ask if rates were coming down anytime soon.Rates ave been at historic lows for several years now.Setting on the fence now will only...
The debate on global warming is rampant. People have drawn lines in the sand and it is a hot topic. But, now there is proof positive that it is real. WE have all see the progression. Don't believe it? Scroll down and then tell me it is not real.
Rural living for me is the only living.But there is a lot to do...I mow over an acre of grass. For most in town people that would be cuttingthe lawn for 5-6 houses at least. There are driveways to take care of.Weeds to kill.Some tree cutting and or trimming may be in order.Many people have some k...
I love the rural living...in case you didn't know.You never know what may come into view.The other day, these two swallowtail butterfly's were fluttering around my yard.After 15 minutes I gave up trying to catch them both siting still.I had to take them on the fly.
It is wonderful time of the year.Here in North Branch, Mn the flowers are blooming.The birds are chirping and the your are coming in to the world.Our Peonies are in full bloom right now.When I was very young I would call these beautiful flowers...Pee on my knees.Don't ask !
Living in the country, we get all kinds of visitors.Some are very welcome and others are not so much.some can fit right in and others will destroy what ever they can. Tonight it was the former WE have 4-5 of thiese bunnnies running in our yard.They leave the wife's flowers alone and they have sta...