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April Fool’s Day – Ely, Minnesota Style!


Once again, our town’s Chamber of Commerce does it again…

Ely has become known as one of the best April Fool’s Day joke tellers in the country!

The past few years have brought some classics: Read more

If we dress for it…Spring will come!


I’ve decided…if it works for Field of Dreams, it can work for Ely, Minnesota!

OK, so maybe I shouldn’t be selfish…

Make it all of Minnesota.

OK, this really has been a long winter for everyone…

We’ll share…

COME ON SPRING….This world is READY!

As I was posting photos on our store Facebook page (Secret Sisters Boutique – Ely) tonight, I decided that we just need to dress for it…then maybe it will arrive! Read more

It’s All About You!


Enough about me…

I want this post to be all about you!

We all have stories to share…sad stories, overcoming hardship stories, funny stories, stories of faith, stories of triumph.

It’s your turn to tell a story, share a laugh, or just tell me where you’re from – scroll down to the Comments box and just start writing!

You pick the topic and decide how much you’d like to write…one sentence or two… or two dozen.  Go for it!

I can’t wait to hear what you have to say!

Have a GREAT day!

Patty O

My friend Jan


I haven’t told you about my friend Jan yet…

It’s all her fault…

Jan did it! (finger pointed away from myself, at Jan)

I can hear our husbands laugh and shake their heads now.

OK, here’s the background story… Read more

My daughter Sam


I’ve been struggling with how to write about one daughter and not the others.

I always tell the girls that I love them equally…but they don’t believe it.

They all claim to be my favorite.

Actually I suppose they’re right.

They’re all my favorite in different ways…

There…I have it covered.  (I can hear them now…”Mommmmm.”)

But this post is about my daughter Samantha. Read more

Choosing Excellence

We try our best making daily decisions and yet sometimes....... Join my journey in learning how to "choose excellence" in this beautiful, full life. The Valley of Shadow of Death, Israel 2014, Psalm 23:4

The Poem Explorations of Mr. Creery

Perhaps, I like this life.

Weavings of a Wayfaring Woman

Prose, Poetry, and Musings of a Bush Teacher

Margaret and Helen

Best Friends for Sixty Years and Counting...

Blog of an Artist

Creative Design, home decor, travel and Inspiration

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𝙤𝙣𝙚 𝙘𝙧𝙞𝙨𝙞𝙨 𝙖𝙩 𝙖 𝙩𝙞𝙢𝙚.

Bristles & Thread

Home sweet functional home.

An Odd Fashioned Girl

Tiny budget. Big ideas.

Diary of an Aesthete

Follow the Journey...

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