Let’s Hear The Wisdom Of 3rd Graders…

Kids see the world differently than adults.  They have less life experience, hence less opportunities to have the enthusiasm and idealism ground out of them.  Not that I am bitter or anything.  😉 I think the pure creativity of children is worth harnessing.  They see the world in a more simplistic way and can craft…
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Pleasantly Tolerable…

Do you know how you know that you have become a true North Dakotan?  You know when you start viewing anything above zero with sunshine in February as a lovely day.  Seriously…lovely.  That is the mentality of the truly hardy who move into their summer attire when the temperatures start to move into the mid-30s.…
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Someone Call Hawaii Five-0…

It is always nice when North Dakota is noted as being number one for something positive.  We have been on some top ten lists that we are not proud of – such as underage drinking, binge drinking, more bars per capita, highest apartment rental costs, largest condoms, etc.  I cringe when we claw our way…
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The North Dakota Hillbillies

I saw a map on Facebook from the Apartment Guide today that caused my head to do a 360 degree rotation.  Yes, that’s right – a full-on Linda Blair.  And yes, there was some foaming at the mouth as well. And here is why – the Apartment Guide has pegged Williston, North Dakota as having…
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Enchanting Indeed!

In all my time in North Dakota – about 17 years now – I have never visited the Enchanted Highway.  I have heard that it is a route you can catch near Dickinson on your way to or from the Black Hills.  The 32 mile stretch of highway features a series of giant-sized scrap metal…
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