Category Archives: Holidays

Only 70 More Days Until Halloween!

By | August 22, 2021

I found this gem while going through some old boxes. Mom didn’t have a costume, so she dressed me up in a raincoat and mask! This was taken in the kitchen of our old house in South Minneapolis: 1506 W. 55th St. We moved to Apple Valley in July, 1969, so I’m either 2, 3,… Read More »

Happy National Radio Day: I Started at KNAB

By | August 20, 2021

Happy National Radio Day, y’all! Seriously, it’s a real holiday. Look it up! Ironically, August 20th was also the day that I left home 38 years ago to begin my radio journey. Just a few days earlier, I received “the call” from Mike Kronforst, Placement Director at Brown Institute. Mike said “I think I might… Read More »

Happy National Tequila Day!

By | July 24, 2021

Yes, friends: today is National Tequila Day. A holiday celebrated by some more than others! My friend Renae in Colorado tells me that National Tequila Day is her favorite holiday. Well, actually she didn’t say that and will probably kill me if she ever finds out I mentioned her on my blog. But all kidding… Read More »

Labor Day 2012 is Empty Chair Day

By | September 3, 2012

Happy Labor Day from Superior Shores near beautiful Two Harbors, Minnesota! After being extended multiple times by my generous father, we are finally wrapping up our 2012 end of summer family vacation. Bulletin, bulletin! This just in: Labor Day has been cancelled this year, due to a lack of jobs. Instead, we are celebrating National… Read More »