Trek To Times Square Stop #1 – The Senate’s Famous Bean Soup Was Born Here

FARGO – Well, fellow trekkers we’ve made it almost a month now. “The Great Indoors Trek to Times Square” started on Jan. 1 and is an effort to virtually walk from Fargo-Moorhead to New York City by New Year’s Eve. I’ve been encouraged by many, including people who’ve reached out on social media to say…
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Spiced Sweet Cream Coffee Pie And 2 Other Pies Perfect For Winter

Here we are in the dog days of winter – dark, cold and sometimes dreary. Christmas is long past and spring is still weeks away. Even the next official holiday, Valentine’s Day, is completely overrated. That’s why it’s so spectacular that we actually have something to celebrate in late January. Jan. 23 is “National Pie…
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A Fast-Food Salad You’ll Actually Want To Eat

As every new year starts, many of us tell ourselves we’re going to eat healthier – we’ll make homemade meals and stop hitting the drive-thru to shove french fries down our chubby throats. But then reality sets in, work gets busy, the kids need rides all over town and you just don’t have it in…
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2017 Fitness Plan: Walk To Times Square For New Year’s Eve (Sort Of…)

They say nothing good can come from being a couch potato. But I beg to differ. The hours I spent over Christmas break rooting myself into my couch cushions are partially responsible for the creation of my latest (and I hope greatest) workout plan for the new year. It all began when I sat down…
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The Soup That Won The War

It’s a mighty moniker for a simple bowl of soup. Pepper Pot Soup has been called “the soup that won the war” for its role in helping the struggling patriots defeat the mighty British in the Revolutionary War. And, it all started 239 years ago today. In December 1777, the Continental army camped out at…
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