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December 13, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Hoping for a season of giving that lasts throughout the year
Thanksgiving and the beginning of the holiday season with its focus on giving brings to mind a favorite book -- Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving...
December 13, 2018 - 12:57pm
December 5, 2018
A trip 50 years in the past: Traveling exhibit coming to Bemidji covers Minnesota life in 1968
BEMIDJI—The year 1968 had been a turbulent one for the U.S., beginning with the Tet offensive in Vietnam, protests across the country,...
December 5, 2018 - 5:02pm
November 9, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Dreary fall leads to 'wake me up in the spring'
Autumn teased me with memories of Indian summer days, sun catching the scarlets, rusts, and golds of maple, oak, and poplar and cloudless skies...
November 9, 2018 - 1:59pm
October 11, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Where's the Critter Catcher when I need it?
Let me preface this story by saying that I am not afraid of spiders. I like spiders. They are helpful creatures that do their best to control...
October 11, 2018 - 5:35pm
September 13, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Even change is changing
A pretty common thing happened the other day at a local establishment: I used a $20 to pay for something that amounted to about seven bucks....
September 13, 2018 - 4:17pm
August 9, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Losing it? A substi-Tooth Fairy's experience
Recently my 9-year-old great niece Libby spent a few days with us. It's been 18 years since I've lived with a 9-year-old, so I was a little rusty....
August 9, 2018 - 11:08am
July 13, 2018
SUE BRUNS: A weed by any other name. . .
A flower garden runs the full length of our house and beyond. With several varieties of hostas and daylilies, spirea, thyme, cone flowers, salvia,...
July 13, 2018 - 11:57am
June 14, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Another season with the Dixie Chopper
The first mowing of the season means that for the next few months, I’ll spend several hours each week on the seat of the riding mower. By the...
June 14, 2018 - 11:30am
May 10, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Let’s go fly a kite
As a boy, my brother Tom was an avid student of kite flying. Once he had command of the basics, he tweaked his technique -- length of tail, type...
May 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
April 12, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Get 'Down to Earth' in April by repurposing
Last month in Generations I confessed my addiction to thrifting. A related activity I enjoy—on a very amateur level—is repurposing...
April 12, 2018 - 8:15am
March 8, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Thrifting: My Addiction (and 1953 facts, too)
I may be addicted to thrifting. As I write this, I am sitting in my porch on a pleasant winter morning, wearing my favorite flannel shirt --...
March 8, 2018 - 11:15am
SUE BRUNS: An unexpected break: Contemplating and compensating
"Ever break a bone before?" the ortho doc asked before describing the fractures in my right wrist. No, I said. This was a new experience for me, but having grown up in a family with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), I was certain I'd seen as many or more breaks than the young nurse in...
February 8, 2018 - 11:37am
January 12, 2018
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Dealing with imperfection and unfinished business
With the first cold snap in November, I set up the card table and unpack a used puzzle from the Red Door, kicking off Puzzle Season. It’s a...
January 12, 2018 - 1:06pm
December 15, 2017
GENERATIONS: Sue Bruns: Home for Christmas
My husband Gary reflects on the loneliest Christmas he ever experienced. It was 1970, and he was 22 years old, on his second tour of duty aboard...
December 15, 2017 - 12:26pm
November 9, 2017
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
“You brought out the good china,” my daughter said as we sat down for Thanksgiving dinner last year. In her 25 years of life, she had probably...
November 9, 2017 - 1:29pm