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Christmas Stroll is coming to Lincoln

Christmas will be here before we know it. Luckily for locals and those coming to visit during the holidays, especially during the weekend of Dec. 4,...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    November 18, 2021 

Discovering Talent

Everyone has a talent, whether they realize it or not, and there are so many different ways to express ourselves. There are those who create art with...

 

Creating Connections

It’s been a busy couple of weeks with travel, in-person shows and getting ready for upcoming holiday shows. Throughout all the hustle and bustle,...

 

Update from Lincoln Council for the Arts

With so many new faces in Lincoln, the Lincoln Council for the Arts wanted to give a small update on things they are doing in the community and...

 

Repeating History (Part Three)

In this last segment of my repeating history series, I’d like to point out a few things about our recent history, within the last ten years or so,...

 

From My Perspective: Repeating History (Part Two)

Last week’s column was on history repeating itself as it pertains to World War II and how I see similarities and correlations between events that...

 

Repeating History (Part One)

Our world today has me thinking a lot about our past, and how little we seemed to have learned from it. I see us repeating our history in a couple of...

 

'Falling' into place

There is a lot going on in the world right now. Good, bad and otherwise. But the one thing about this time of year, in my opinion, is the time to...

 

Back in the Saddle

Sometimes we forget how much we miss doing something we love - and how good for us it is to do those things. This past week I was reminded of just...

 

From My Perspective: Passing Judgement

I recently overheard a conversation between two people while I was sitting at a machine in the Wheel Inn. I’m not sure if these two individuals,...

 

Setting the Record Straight

Last week may have been all about giving grace, but this week there’s an apparent need for setting the record straight on a few things… First,...

 

Giving and Receiving Grace

I’ve been on quite the whirlwind of adventures this last month. I’ve traveled to Idaho, Whitehall, Alaska, Eureka and recently just down the road...

 

Finding Hope, Creating Magic!

Do you ever have those people who you know you can just be you with? You know, the ones you talk over plans and dreams and kick around ideas you’ve...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    August 5, 2021

Healing Adventures

Some of you may have noticed the absence of a column from me last week. I was finally traveling with family and close friends (after a year’s postpo...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    July 22, 2021

Connect, Support, Evolve

I’m just returning from two back-to-back weekend shows where I taught and had a booth selling my fiber-wares. I’d forgotten how much work these sh...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    July 15, 2021

Borrowing a little 'Hey Howdy Hey'

Believe it or not, there are occasionally times that I sit down to write this column, and I have no idea what I’m going to write about. It’s...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    July 8, 2021

Celebrating Independence

This past weekend we celebrated America’s 245th birthday. For some, this meant having a three day weekend, barbecues, and family gatherings. For...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    July 1, 2021

We're not all Created Equal

Over the last several years we seem to have gone from being a society of people, as a whole, working together and working hard for what we have, to...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    June 24, 2021

We are Family

We all have a family. Some we are born into, and others we find along the way. Sometimes the family we’re born into isn’t the family we spend the...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    June 17, 2021

It's All In My Head

In recent weeks I’ve had a lot of people ask me where I come up with the ideas for this column. Usually, my response is something to the effect of ...

 

The Cost of Living

Has anyone else notices the slight yet growing cost of everything lately, or is it just me? Everything from food prices and gas prices to the...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    June 3, 2021

Final Road Trip

This past week I had to say goodbye to my canine companion and best shotgun road trip partner. It was a tough few days, especially those leading up...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Community    June 3, 2021

Lincoln Ducks Unlimited Banquet sees good turnout following last year's hiatus

It was a night of fun, games, and support for the local Blackfoot River Ducks Unlimited Chapter of the Ducks Unlimited organization. After taking a...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    May 20, 2021

Difficult Conversations

Sometimes, circumstances, differing opinions, actions from others and even our own actions, call for conversations in order to clear the air, make...

 
 By Tammy Jordan    Columns    May 13, 2021

Help Wanted

If you take a look around, almost anywhere in the state (and likely the country) you’ll notice something in almost every place of business: a...

 

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