Northern Exposure

Today when I left my house it was 12 degrees below zero. That got me¬†thinking about our dad’s mother (my grandmother) and her life out on the Minnesota prairie. When our father talked about his time growing up in Minnesota, it was to tell about something humorous or interesting.¬† Seldom did Dad go into detail […]

Dad’s Early Life

Dad was a one in a million person. He was born on a farm in Southwest Minnesota and was the fifth boy child to be born to his parents. They didn’t have television in those days; however, an entertaining array of colorful characters appeared in their lives. Dan Fiddler was a man who said he […]