I’ve been under some stress lately. I’ve written a novel, and now I have to wait to find someone who thinks it’s worth publishing. (I happen to think it is, for the record.) So, while I wait, I get more and more nervous.
Verne knows me too well.
Making the important decision to get married can fill couples with joy and excitement as they imagine spending the rest of their lives together.
• Shopping Group. Keep your “yes” crew small. Sometimes, too many opinions can make the appointment overwhelming.
• Shopping Group. Keep your “yes” crew small. Sometimes, too many opinions can make the appointment overwhelming.
Weddings can be expensive. Various sources estimate the average cost of weddings is anywhere from $26,000 to $31,000.

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by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic As a feature for ag week, the Graphic interviewed a couple from Kiester, Minn. who have been certified organic farmers since 1995. The Organic Farming Research Foundation describes organic farming as “agriculture that makes healthy food, healthy soils,...
by garth tai-shen ahnie Lake Mills Graphic The traditional wedding, as we know it today, has not been around for as long as we think. Yet, some of the customs that make up a “proper” wedding, find their origins in bygone superstitions. The weddings of today still make use of these “activities,”...
by Marissa Gasper Lake Mills Graphic First, for those that may not be familiar with the acronym, LDR stand for “long distance relationship” and is frequently used as a placeholder for the term online and on social media. I will also be utilizing it on-and-off throughout this segment, so this...
by April McCormick-Quinlan When Alex was ready to propose, he recruited most of our friends from college to help him. First thing he did, was ask his best man, Josh, to dress up as my favorite regeneration of the Doctor from Doctor Who, and take me on a crazy adventure through our whole...
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic A romantic engagement took place for Hannah Holstad (LMHS 2015) and Marine Corporal Tyler Knudtson, (LMHS 2013). One quite unique, as engagements go. The date was Dec. 30, 2016 in Maple Grove, Minn. “We were ice skating on the Loop to celebrate my...
by Bonnie Kay Baldwin Lake Mills Graphic Sara and Warren Brackey had no idea what direction their life would take when their daughter, Jordynn Weiland, got married in 2015. The journey began when Jordynn wanted to get married in their backyard on the farm, near Joice, in northeast Iowa. “We had...
As our environment changes, one question always remains . . . How is our changing environment affecting our wildlife, especially our birds? Unfortunately, there aren’t enough professional scientists to study all the various bird species and observe how their populations are changing. But, we do...

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