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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

I’ve shared Valentine Day’s with my husband, Tom, at a farm marketing seminar, the CPA’s office and on the bleachers of a high school gym while watching a basketball game.

Monday, January 27, 2020

3 … 2 … 1! Happy New Year! New Year’s Eve is celebrated around the world. The start of a brand new year has reached us, and this year, a brand new decade, too. With a new year comes a little something called New Year’s resolutions.

Making New Year’s resolutions is a common tradition throughout the world. Some resolutions are practical and easily attainable, but others are hard for people to complete. Often times, New Year’s resolutions are either forgotten or don’t seem to last if they are long term. This raises the qu…

At the beginning of the New Year, we hear everybody talking about New Year’s resolutions, and this year was no different.

New Year’s resolutions come in all sorts: I’ll work out more, I’ll eat healthier foods, I’ll quit smoking. But with all of these New Year’s resolutions begs the question: do people stick to resolutions? The short answer is no. More than half of the population doesn’t complete their New Year’…

Friday, January 24, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The year 2010 was not that long ago, but long enough that I was thinking there are some things that 2010 Diane would not understand about 2020 Diane’s life.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

When I was asked to be a contributor to the Norfolk Senior Center's new column "Senior Moments," I thought, "How hard can that be? My life is a series of senior moments. However, once I sat down at my computer to put a few thoughts in writing, I realized that this may be more challenging tha…

Friday, January 17, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

With 35 of the Pulitzer Prize winners of fiction remaining for me to read, I’m getting closer to completing my goal of reading them all. I just finished reading the 1962 winner, “The Edge of Sadness,” by Edwin O’Connor. It was a pleasant read but also a bit of an undertaking for a few reasons.

Friday, January 10, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Thursday, January 09, 2020

The Norfolk Arts Center (NAC) kicks off its major events calendar with Soup ‘R Art on Jan. 26. Soup ‘R Art has become a tradition that celebrates the arts while serving as a major fundraiser for the NAC. This will be the 11th year for the event that combines visual, performing and culinary a…

Jimmy Johns
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
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Friday, January 24, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Friday, January 17, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Friday, January 10, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

Thursday, January 09, 2020
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Friday, January 03, 2020

Rats can drive cars. Not your car or my car. (Their legs really wouldn’t reach the pedals, after all.) Rather, researchers have created tiny cars just for their lab rats and certain experiments and have taught the little critters how to drive.

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