I’ve won a total of nine ribbons at the Minnesota State Fair for my gluten-free baking, including two blue ribbons for bread and another blue ribbon for cookies.
The only time I followed a band on tour was Son Volt in 1997. I saw shows in Portland, Seattle, Fargo, and Minneapolis.
My wedding was attended by thirteen people, including the officiant.
I’ve attended two marches on Washington: the March for Women’s Lives in April 2004 and the Women’s March in January 2017.
I was an extra in the movie “Mallrats.”
Every few years I reread the Betsy-Tacy high school books because they make me happy.
I continue to live in Minneapolis, my hometown, because as Prince famously said, “the cold keeps the bad people out.”