Christmas, Joyful or Stressful?

Christmas, Joyful or Stressful?

Sprinkled Notes by Julie Seedorf © December 2018 Printed in the Albert Lea Tribune and the Courier Sentinel the week of December 6. Each Christmas season, others remind me when I write my feel-good column about the holiday season that many people struggle with the holiday. I decided to be honest and share my issues so [...]

Sitting in the Season

Sitting in the Season

Sprinkled Notes published in the Albert Lea Tribune and the Courier Sentinel the week of November 28, 2018 Sitting in the Season © Julie Seedorf 2018 As I write this, it is the Monday after Thanksgiving, and I realize I haven’t been out of the house since the Wednesday before Thanksgiving except to take my [...]

Shop Til You Drop In Small Town America

Shop Til You Drop In Small Town America

Something About Nothing, By Julie Seedorf This year I am going to pretend I am Oprah and name some of my favorite places and spaces for Christmas shopping and eating out. I like low stress when it comes to shopping, and visiting small independent local businesses not only take the angst out of shopping but [...]