Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 1 Sep 2014 22:04:21 EDTMon, 1 Sep 2014 22:04:21 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLabor Day cookinghttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2330/Labor-Day-cooking.html<P> Our kitchen was a busy one over the Labor Day weekend. <P> My wife and I were busy making all kinds of goodies inside, while many were grilling outside.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 08:17:10 EDTHave Iron, Will Travel 2http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2326/Have-Iron,-Will-Travel-2.html<P> The humidity is skyrocketing, air conditioners are humming, and one can break a sweat standing in the shade drinking an ice cold tea.Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:31:53 EDTClintons at Harkin Steak Fryhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2319/Clintons-at-Harkin-Steak-Fry.html <P> "Bill and Hilary Rodham Clinton will headline the annual steak fry for retiring Sen. Tom Harkin in Indianola Sept. 14, making a big return to the leadoff caucus state as the former secretary state considers another presidential campaign.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:56:20 EDTCentury and Heritage Farm awardshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2315/Century-and-Heritage-Farm-awards.html<P> From the horse and oxen drawn plows of yesteryear, to today's state of the art planters costing $20,000, agriculture has been the heart and soul of Iowa.Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:12:18 EDT39 again?http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2310/39-again?.html<P> In our youth-oriented culture, conventional wisdom dictates that any birthday after age 39 is supposed to be an occasion fit for mourning, versus celebrating. <P> I disagree.Mon, 4 Aug 2014 16:58:08 EDT