Brenda Winter
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“Senior pictures” took on a whole new meaning when I helped my photographer husband take pictures at the Oaks and Poplar Creek last week. Usually the (high school) seniors he … more
Some college friends and I attended the John Cougar Mellancamp concert in the Twin Cities last week. I know the older (and younger) readers of the Star Herald are asking, “John … more
The little, brown, floppy-eared bunny I named Bonnie joined our household early last summer. Her job is to be cute and make me laugh. She is, and she does. We chuckle as she chases our grumpy … more
If there is one thing I’ve learned from having cancer, it is that “having cancer” is a thousand different things to those who have it. Sometimes “having cancer” … more
My husband and I just spent a week visiting our daughter and son-in-law in Charleston, South Carolina. Along with the waffle and chicken breakfasts, the shrimp and grits lunches, and the … more
The cold November Sunday evening was passing uneventfully in our cozy, dimly-lit family room when suddenly the cat placed the long hair of his tail over a burning candle. Like a flare, flames … more
People going about their everyday lives after receiving a cancer diagnosis have the common experience of living with an ever-present question ... “What if?” “What if it … more
Cancer of the, you know the … October is Breast Cancer Awareness month so you’ll be seeing lots of bright pink ribbons all month long. I’m not complaining or anything, … more
I believe that nature provides resources for healing from illnesses — including cancer — in our own backyards. My belief was encouraged this summer when I learned that my parents … more
It was the first day of preschool for the 3-year-olds at St. John Little Lambs Preschool last week. The 17 boys and girls were divided into their various camps. One camp was occupied by the … more
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