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SALLYWORLD: WEEK 351

Having a fit over a Fitbit

Hello everyone! Sally is besieged this week so she has asked that I pinch hit again. I am her husband Mark. The assignment she has given me is more difficult than usual due to the fact that she hasn’t thrown me under the bus in print lately. More...

Posted 7/27/2017 10:59 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 349

Being mindful of chickens, haircuts, infomercials and big bowls of ice cream

Greetings and Sallytations!   Well, I took a week off last week during the 4th of July festivities. I have to work on the fourth and handle all the events for Mt. Iron. More...

Posted 7/13/2017 11:24 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 346

The woes of interrupting Wild and Wacky Wednesday

Greetings and Sallytations!   As many of you may know I work at the Mt. Iron Public Library. During the summer, I'm quite busy with our unique reading program called Wild and Wacky Wednesday. More...

Posted 6/22/2017 11:46 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 344

Horn honking, struggling at a bank drive-through, and cleaning out beans

Greetings and Sallytations!   I have a variety of tales to share today. I find humor in strange things and thought I should write about them.  More...

Posted 6/8/2017 11:09 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 342

Thankful for our veterans, the kindness of others, and caramel bars

Greetings and Sallytations!   Last Saturday I headed back to my hometown for a memorial service for a dear high school classmate. More...

Posted 5/25/2017 11:29 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 340

Sharing memories of an angel mother

Greetings and Sallytations!   Happy Mother's Day! For those of you who are blessed to still have your mother in your life, be grateful. More...

Posted 5/11/2017 11:04 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 338

What do fried onions and fashionistas have in common?

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Posted 4/27/2017 11:44 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 336

Packing potatoes, hunting for Easter eggs and National Library Week: Read all about it!

Greetings and Sallytations!   I’m starting my column out with poking fun at my husband. He did most of his walking in the mall over the winter but now that the weather is nice, he has taken to walking all over town. More...

Posted 4/13/2017 11:08 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 333

Spring is in the air! Get pep in your step and reduce stress

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Posted 3/23/2017 10:57 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 331

Seven days of paradise: Yah man! No worries, no problems, life is good.

Greetings and Sallytations!   Trip tales! I just returned from Jamaica. I love the spirit of the Jamaican people, "No worries, no problems, life is good." Yah man!  More...

Posted 3/10/2017 12:00 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 329

Flapping arms over technology

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Posted 2/16/2017 11:09 PM

SALLYWORLD WEEK: 327

Battle of the bathing suit

Greetings and Sallytations!   Greetings and Sallytations! I'm not really into horror movies but, I ended up seeing one last weekend in Duluth. More...

Posted 2/3/2017 12:08 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 325

Our DVD player and remote control crisis

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Posted 1/19/2017 11:27 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 323

Revved up for the New Year: Resolutions I can keep

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Posted 1/5/2017 10:06 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 321

A favorite verse for the Christmas season

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Posted 12/23/2016 12:25 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 319

How to evacuate, and a 6-year-old understands Christmas

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Posted 12/8/2016 10:22 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 317

Thanksgiving! What are you grateful for?

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Posted 11/23/2016 11:39 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 315

So, now I’m an old lady - apparently

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Posted 11/10/2016 10:47 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 313

Bad hair; Mark speed-dials the handyman

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Posted 10/20/2016 11:07 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 311

Iron discovered in SallyWorld! (and the best caramel apples, too).

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Posted 10/6/2016 10:55 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 309

Fall cleaning techniques, missing socks syndrome

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Posted 9/22/2016 08:20 PM

SALLYWORLD WEEK 307

Convenient colon crisis, banana pudding and Chili Cook-Off

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Posted 9/8/2016 10:56 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 305

Wedding (with tips), state fair, class reunion: Oh, my

Greetings and Sallytations!   I have a big few weeks on tap for social gatherings: 1. Godchild’s wedding; 2. State Fair; 3. 40th Class reunion.  More...

Posted 8/25/2016 10:20 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 303

Change is good and the diet’s on hold

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Posted 8/11/2016 09:30 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 301

A Griswold family vacation, and musings on Pokémon

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Posted 7/28/2016 10:39 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 350

Enjoying the innocence of youth and a special birthday

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Posted 7/20/2017 11:12 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 347

Kids in the car (Are we there yet?) Talking life plans or muffin flavors, hmmm?

Greetings and Sallytations!   I took two of my grandchildren, ages 6 and 4, to the cabin last weekend. I totally blanked out how stressful a car ride is for two hours with small children. More...

Posted 6/30/2017 12:07 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 345

Time to enjoy the Land of the Loon Festival and reading a good book

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Posted 6/15/2017 11:50 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 343

Pondering the meaning of comfort food and still trying to catch a fish

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Posted 6/1/2017 11:07 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 341

Made it through fishing opener but still got skunked

Greetings and Sallytations!   Well, I survived fishing opener. Where do I begin to tell my fishing tale? I haven’t done much fishing so my thought was that we could just jump in the boat and get going. More...

Posted 5/18/2017 10:53 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 339

No more winter so bring on the fishing, rummage sales and ham spread

Greetings and Sallytations!   I'm writing this column on my favorite day of the year, the first day of May. May Day is at the top of my list as a favorite day since it symbolizes two things to me.  More...

Posted 5/4/2017 10:43 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 337

Sally congratulates Hometown Focus on their 9th anniversary and plans a new diet strategy

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Posted 4/20/2017 10:44 PM

SALLYWORLD

Snot happens but Top the Tater sure helps!

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Posted 4/6/2017 11:20 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 334

Mark defends himself against Sally's fake news

Hello all you loyal readers of Sallyworld! This is Sally’s husband, Mark, writing this week. Sally is feeling under the weather so she asked me, ordered is more like it, to pinch-hit again. More...

Posted 3/30/2017 10:36 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 332

Do you know the Muffin Man? Time to start baking

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Posted 3/16/2017 10:01 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 330

Washing and stretching our way into spring

Greetings and Sallytations!   We had a sneak peek of spring this past week. Parents didn't know if they should take their kids sledding or get the bikes out. More...

Posted 2/24/2017 12:49 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 328

Valentine’s Day, books, and dimples vs. cellulite

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Posted 2/9/2017 11:47 PM

SALLYWORLD WEEK: 326

Milk jug wars in our household

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Posted 1/26/2017 11:13 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 324

Happy birthday! Mark gives Sally the week off of Sallyworld

Hello all you loyal readers of Sallyworld! This is Sally’s husband, Mark, writing this week. I am writing because it is Sally’s birthday and I have given her a present of taking the week off. More...

Posted 1/12/2017 11:52 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 322

Seventeen resolutions for 2017

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Posted 12/30/2016 12:19 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 320

Pole dancer or squirrel defeater? You decide

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Posted 12/15/2016 11:53 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 318

Turkey gravy and holiday gift tips

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Posted 12/2/2016 12:38 AM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 316

Aging happens, oh my! Indecision equals indifference

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Posted 11/17/2016 11:49 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 314

Trending on Twitter, hashtags, and Taste of Mt. Iron

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Posted 10/27/2016 09:47 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 312

Sally meets a beaver and goes to battle with BBQ chips

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Posted 10/13/2016 10:54 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 310

The walk that never was; cleaning tips

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Posted 9/29/2016 09:27 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 308

A fall down stairs onto concrete = one banged up body

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Posted 9/15/2016 10:40 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 306

State fair: Score! 10 air-tight lids for any bowl or pan

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Posted 9/1/2016 10:23 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 304

Frightening flabby arms and fairy garden parties

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Posted 8/18/2016 10:47 PM

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 302

A bachelorette weekend to remember, and Merritt Days to come

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Posted 8/4/2016 09:52 PM

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