A tribute to mom: My mother’s love

May 1, 2020
I don’t know if I look or am much like my mother, Cecilia Moonen Salzl, but I would like to be remembered like this memory I have of her. When I was about nine years old, in 1952, I had ...

From Where I Sit: Mom’s cold remedies

February 1, 2020
Early morning quiet is marred only by outside sounds of cracking ice on the lake and shivers of shingles on my roof. This weather is Siberian deep freeze weather in Minnesota.  It’s wool socks, hat and gloves weather. Flannel pajamas ...