Sandra L. Petersen
northeastern Minnesota United States
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June 7, 2014
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A Christmas Gift Like No Other

On Christmas Eve our daughter Paulina and her boyfriend Taylor were in town to exchange gifts and spend some time with her family. That alone was cause for my husband and me to be happy. What happened that evening brought even more joy to our holidays. Af
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Posted in Personal on December 28, 2015

Poniatowski, Wisconsin, and Its Claim to Fame

It was a quirky little side trip I begged my husband to make, about like the time we circled the small Minnesota town of Frazee searching for the World’s Largest Turkey statue. I’m weird like that and after 35 years of marriage, he’s come
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Posted in Travel on July 6, 2015

When Sick, Wipe Down

“If a member of your household is sick it is especially important to wipe them down.” I was researching about the items in a household which would be most likely to allow disease or illness to be passed from one member of the f
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Posted in Writing on January 19, 2015

Grape Jelly, Hockey and Housekeeping

When it's time for hockey tournament season in Minnesota, hotels in cities with sizable rinks look forward to accommodating the teams and their families. Hotel housekeepers all have stories of rooms so badly trashed over a weekend of tournament pla
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Posted in Personal on January 8, 2015

He Stuck His Tongue Where?

Minutes before I needed to leave the house to take a friend to an appointment, my husband called from his workplace. "You'll never believe what happened this morning." My husband works as a security officer at a la
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Posted in Humor on December 31, 2014

Chopping Onions With Fewer Tears

Are you one of those cooks who can't chop onions without tears streaming down your face? In our household I am the designated onion-chopper. Ever since I read somewhere that people with blue eyes are most sensitive to the power of
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Posted in Food on November 28, 2014

Jigidi Puzzle Site: A Review

I have to confess that I have an addiction. Whenever someone takes out a jigsaw puzzle, I feel compelled to help solve it like Sherlock Holmes is drawn to solving a mystery. It's not always convenient to have a jigsaw puzzle with hundreds
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Posted in Reviews on November 17, 2014

A 70s Halloween Music Quiz

Being Halloween is coming up the last day of the month and some of you will be going to parties where there will be music, I thought I'd put together a little quiz about some 70s songs that might be on your DJ's Halloween hit list. See how many you
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Posted in Holidays on October 10, 2014

Parkland Township's Woodlawn Cemetery

It may seem a strange hobby for an amateur photographer like me but my favorite places to take photos are old cemeteries. To find the older cemeteries in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin, I begin by looking up data on cemeteries at sites l
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Posted in Random on September 22, 2014

The Old Railroad Trestle Bridge

The weathered trestle bridge no longer shudders under the weight of freight trains. The heaviest things to cross it now are people on horseback, on bicycles or on foot. It stands outside Duluth, Minnesota, over the western terminus of the 25.2 mile long&n
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Posted in Pictures on September 22, 2014

Comments (18)

I forgot to enter a greeting here on your profile. I think you have done a service to this site with 929 articles. Funtastic. Hope you will continue writing and best wishes throughout the year 2016 and beyond.

January 31, 2016, 10:07 AM

Hi, following you, have a good day.

December 13, 2015, 4:28 PM

Thanks for reading and commenting on my Fly in my Frappuccino post. I look forward to reading your articles.

July 7, 2015, 12:27 PM

Found you while trawling through the site's membership list as part of the January challenge set by several of my followers. Hope to read more from you soon.

December 28, 2014, 2:40 PM

Nice to meet you here my friend. Following you.

November 4, 2014, 2:37 AM

Hi ! Nice to meet you across here, though I am fresh here but would like to be connected and look for your posts. Happy to start following

October 4, 2014, 11:37 PM

Hello - happy to follow you

July 12, 2014, 11:46 AM

Halo Sandra nice meeting you here

June 14, 2014, 11:48 AM

Following you and hope to read some good posts!

June 11, 2014, 7:33 PM

Hey , Following you :)

June 11, 2014, 1:02 PM