There are nine different fowl represented among the 88 constellations. You'll probably won't find a single one of them on your Thanksgiving meal plate unless you like eating crow (Corvus). The others - an eagle, bird-of-paradise, dove, swan, crane, peacock, toucan and the mythical phoenix - aren't regular holiday fare though I've heard tundra swan and crane are tasty.
As far as I know, no ...
November 26, 2014 - 5:49pm
Healthy Thinking Minnesota
My Massachusetts colleague, Ingrid Peschke, examines current gratitude fads. She drills down to the profound, healing impact that true thanksgiving can have on our health and happiness.
She observes, "I've found that gratitude can be most beneficial when it feels as though there's nothing to be grateful for. In those dark moments, I've gotten better at detecting a deceptive view of my circum...
November 26, 2014 - 11:11am
Brewery - Cold Spring Brewing Company, Cold Spring, Minnesota
Beer - John Henry Colonial Cream & Brown Ale
Style - Imperial cream and brown ales blended and aged on brandy oak spirals
ABV - 9.3%
Color - Reddish copper with a light tan head
Aroma - Brown sugar, waft of tart cherry, little bit of spice, toasted bread, hint of alcohol
Flavor - Caramel, toasted rye bread, light roast co...
June 10, 2014 - 10:26pm
Tis the season for gift-giving, holiday parties, and family celebrations! If you're looking for ways to green up this season, consider these ideas to reduce the amount of trash you make.
Give an experience. Buy a gift certificate for a class or event that you know they'll love.
Make coupons for loved ones that they can cash in for a lunch on you, chores around th...
December 04, 2012 - 11:11pm