Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Camping!

Jack's Cabinet of Curiosities - Camping!

Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities –Camping!   Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Camping! As the month of August approached, dreams of a camping trip entered my families’ plans. After completing my summer jobs, an open time with family was greatly appreciated. Camping to me means an experience outdoors with a tent for cover and cooking over an open fire. The closer

Meet Linus of Good Shepherd

Meet Linus of Good Shepherd   Meet Linus of Good Shepherd. Linus was born in 1951 in Brainerd, MN. In 1959 his family moved to St. Cloud. Linus’s great grandfather’s family came to the United States from Bavaria in 1870. Five years after they settled, his great grandfather built a large seven-bedroom house near where St. John’s University is located.

Artists Peggy Chevalier & Corey Hamilton

Artists Peggy Chevalier & Corey Hamilton Artists Peggy Chevalier & Corey Hamilton. Peggy is a Care Cab driver who is very excited to showcase her artwork for you in the Canal Street Art Gallery. Before driving for Care Cab, Peggy was a portrait photographer for many years. In recent years, Peggy experienced a shift in her interest in the subject

Artist Carol Morris

Artist Carol Morris Artist Carol Morris. Hi, my name is Carol Morris. The acrylic paintings I produce have a theme of: “Simple, Colorful and Beautiful.” I show and sell my artwork at various arts and craft shows across Minnesota; in addition, I am available for commission work to paint a picture of you, your pet, your child, your grandchildren or

Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Flags! Flags!

Jack's Cabinet of Curiosities - Camping!

Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Flags! Flags! Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Flags! Flags! We are in the season of displaying our American Flag – Old Glory, The Red, White and Blue, and The Stars and Stripes – Memorial Day, Flag Day, and Independence Day. Many places take pride in displaying the American Flag every day. This is true at

Meet Marge of Good Shepherd

Meet Marge of Good Shepherd.   Meet Marge of Good Shepherd. Marge is a very active tenant of Shepherd Oak Apartments. She says that she just can’t believe that she is ninety-nine! When asked what her secret to longevity is, she says that working with young people all her life has kept her young. Marge has an amazingly positive attitude.

Meet Bette of Shepherd of Grace.

Meet Bette of Shepherd of Grace. Meet Bette of Shepherd of Grace. Elizabeth “Bette” Davis Wolske was born on July 22, 1945. She was named after her grandmother Elizabeth but prefers to be called Bette. She was born and raised in Jersey City, New Jersey where she had a view of NYC and the Statue of Liberty. During her childhood,

Good Shepherd Receives McKnight’s Skilled Tech Care Award

Good Shepherd Receives McKnight’s Skilled Tech Care Award Good Shepherd Receives McKnight’s Skilled Tech Care Award. On October 5th  McKnight’s announced the winners of their 2018 Technology Awards contest. Good Shepherd Community received the Silver Award in the High Tech/High Touch category for their Anytime Dining Program. The High Tech/High Touch Award recognizes how technology was used to improve staff-resident

Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Silent Night

Jack's Cabinet of Curiosities - Camping!

Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Silent Night Jack’s Cabinet of Curiosities – Silent Night. As I recall special events connected to this time of the year, my reflections are on my wife who passed away in recent months.  Her favorite time of year was Christmas.  She decorated with her collections, snow villages, Santa Claus’, and miniature German characters in their chosen

Meet Vivian of Good Shepherd.

Good Shepherd Meet Vivian

Meet Vivian of Good Shepherd. Vivian was born at home in Washington, Massachusetts on March 3, 1950. She was the 5th of 6 children. Her father worked as a stone mason and actually built the stone house they lived in. Her mother was a registered nurse. Vivian recalls having a lot of chores to take care of each day on