Healthy Living

Leap of Faith

When Bryon discussed the idea of going to Mexico to get our dental work done, I was terrified.  I had an important training scheduled five days after we returned, an impossible amount of time to fix anything.  Throughout the process, I required constant reassurance that I wasn’t going to return with a great big hole in the middle of my mouth.  

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Social Justice

The New Rosie


I love this painting by my favorite local Minneapolis artist, Holden Bothun.  It illustrates the mood of the female workforce, especially mothers.  As a visual it reminded me of another image, Rosie the riveter.

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Emotional Well-Being.

I Choose Hope

Bitcoin- A Peaceful Revolution

As a fifty year old woman, I’m not a typical Bitcoin holder.  While I frequently use technology professionally and personally, I still need help to download apps and use punctuation in my texts.  Yes, I even check my spelling.  But I have embraced Bitcoin.

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  • Land Stewardship Action doesn't endorse in MN Governor's race, but sure likes Erin Murphy a lot August 14, 2018
    A reader drew our attention to a tweet by the Land Stewardship Action Fund: .@LSAFnow had great meetings with candidates this summer, and while not endorsing, we're clear that @epmurphymn has shown the investment in our issues & commitment to work with us that we are looking for in the next #MNGov. #mnvalues #MNPrimary […]
    Sally Jo Sorensen
  • Did pro-Swanson Alliance for Jobs committee mailer overstate Walz's congressional salary? August 11, 2018
    Although we moved to South Dakota last September, the pro-Swanson Alliance for Jobs Committee sent us the independent expenditure mailer on the top of this post. We're not voting in the Minnesota primary as that would be quite naughty, especially since we voted in the South Dakota primary earlier this summer. One sentence caught our […]
    Sally Jo Sorensen
  • Architect of TPaw campaign outdoor initiatives to moderate 2018 Game Fair Outdoor Issues Forum August 11, 2018
    While the image above--found on Tim Pawlenty's 2018 gubernatorial campaign website--doesn't explicitly say that Minnesota outdoorsman Ron Schara has endorsed the former governor's effort to get his old job back, the two gentlemen on the left do seem close. The image floats above the article Pawlenty announces outdoor initiatives developed with sportsmen and women including […]
    Sally Jo Sorensen

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