Tips to make fresh baked pie with Spring ingredients
Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:53
(StatePoint) There's nothing more timeless than pie. Part of the appeal is its homespun essence. So rather than serve the store-bought variety, try baking one yourself. Not only will the aroma set the house astir, experts say you'll taste the difference.
I recently received an email from Jennifer Jacobson, founder of Jacobson Communication on the eight tech tools every nonprofit should use.
With an estimated 1.5 million nonprofits in the United States alone, nonprofits help with everything from ending local hunger, advocating literacy, and other essential services that help build strong community. Yet for all their diversity, nonprofits share many of the same needs. Here are eight useful tech websites that nonprofits can use to stay organized, funded, and in the public eye.
Thursday, 17 April 2014 14:11
I recently watched one of my favorite movies, "A Raisin in the Sun."
I have watched this movie many times, but this past time generated some insight for me that I never thought of before. This movie made me open my eyes to a very simple message that many of us overlook in our own lives.
St. Paul native Cindy Traxler's most recently published book, "Fried Chicken, Watermelon, and You," confronts the social norms and practices that have weakened the African-American community to deadly measures. The inspiration for the book was sparked when Traxler's mother began to go blind as the result of Type 2 Diabetes.
My niece Shanna, and her husband, Jarod, entered into that beautiful union on Saturday, April 5. It was my honor and privilege to lead them through the marriage vows. On that day, two souls became one. As I prepared for this grand and auspicious occasion, my mind could not help but reflect on what does it mean for two to be one. Where does this oneness come from?
Black film: Cheryl Mousley, senior film curator, Walker Art Center. Dean Otto, film and video manager, Walker Art Center. Andrew Peterson, executive director, IFP Minnesota. Alaina Lewis, producer and filmmaker. Hassan Hassan, aspiring filmmaker.