If given the option, I’ll always take the Green Olives over the other ones. But they are all good! That’s a great opening line when meeting someone new. I meet a lot of new people on the Radio each day and on the (mostly) daily walks around the block for fresh air. I’ll open the APP and listen in while checking out the neighborhood and sometimes see others questing the same Oxygen refreshment. I’ve been hoofing around often enough that they recognize me and think “That’s the weirdo who talks about Olives”. Sometimes I’ll lead off with “Did you know it takes 5 pounds of Grapes to make One pound of Raisins?” But that’s a story for another time.
Time Change Weekend! Is The Tradition Ending?
This weekend, Sunday, November 6th we fall back to Daylight Standard time in Montana. For some, it makes getting up in the morning easier as the trick with the clock seems to make the sunrise early, but the sunsets sooner with darker afternoons into the winter months...
The Montana, Lithuania, Laser Connection. Say What Now?
Montana, Lasers, and Lithuania. Words you usually don't expect to see together. The Montana Dept of Commerce, Montana Photonics Industry Alliance, and Lithuanian Laser Association worked to build contacts between Montana and Lithuania.
How to Get Your Persnickety Snow Blower Montana Winter Ready
How to Get Your Persnickety Snow Blower Montana Winter Ready? As many ways as there are to cheer on the Griz or Cats. Hope this works for you as it did for me. Needless to say: Don't do any of this while the machine is running, OK? Kick the Tires. Yup...
Art In The Allez! and More Shopping For The Holiday Missoula!
Allez (Al-lay) Missoula’s revolving outdoor mural gallery, that just opened up a presentation of the work of four mural artists from across the country in its fall/winter mural exhibit called “The Ache for Home.”
Missoula Renters Vexing Problem, Nowhere to Plug Their EV
If you own a house, you can install your own fast charge station in your parking area. Missoula Renter's Vexing Problem, Nowhere to Plug Their EV.
Stop Driving Single File on Brooks St! I’m Trying To Turn Left!
Has science any explanation for this phenomenon where the “Intelligent” species on the globe, who has had to pass a test to drive no less, will line up nose to tail in the right lane for 30 vehicles at a stoplight when the left lane is completely open?
Are Candles In Pumpkins Banned in Montana?
I heard that New York State banned the use of the traditional wax device to light up the jack-o-lantern. Are Candles In Pumpkins Banned in Montana?
Gross! I Ate This Montana Bug in My Stew.
I ate this Montana bug in my stew. Every fall it comes about our place in abundant numbers causing no real problem except nuisance and a stink if you smoosh one or, a really nasty taste if you get one in your stew. Gross! I ate a Montana Western conifer seed bug.
What’s the Rule? Can You Park on the Sidewalk in Missoula?
What's the rule about parking on the sidewalk in Missoula? I asked myself this question several times as I walked around cars and hoofed it onto the street.
Found: Missoula Halloween Events and Trunk or Treats? Yes, Indeed
It's one of the biggest party times of the year for adults, and no small thing for kids either! Halloween is coming up and we have a lot of events in the Missoula area this year!
9 State Parks Within Reach of Missoula! Why Are You Waiting?
There are Nine Montana state parks within hours of Missoula. What are you waiting for? Get outside!
Montana Asked to Take a Survey About U.S. Census Survey? Yes!
US Census Bureau is hosting a survey asking, for the first time ever, for ideas for the planning and design of the next census survey. Survey about a survey eh? Nice!