Author: Mike Redmond

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Opinion: Splendiferous spring lawns

Ah, spring – that magical time of warm sun and gentle breezes coaxing grass, trees, plants and flowers to shake off the torpor of winter and get back to the business of growing and...

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Opinion: My so-called promposal

Thanks to friends who have children in high school, I recently became aware of a new word – new to me, anyway: Promposal. Prom-pos-al (n.): The practice, some would say overdone, others would say...

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Opinion: $31,000 wedding

It isn’t June but weddings are making a lot of news these days. First, the story in the Washington Post that said the average wedding cost nowadays is $31,213 not including the honeymoon. This...

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Opinion: (You know what) on a shingle

I love cookbooks. I have a fairly sizable collection, 300 or so, and I’m always adding to it. I read them for fun, for entertainment, for education, and occasionally for cooking. So it was...

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Opinion: History of WOWO

I’ve spent a lot of time on the Weird Wide Interweb Thingie lately, because there’s this website I just can’t seem to stay away from. And no, it is not one of THOSE sites....

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Opinion: Dipping into the mailbag

Hello, there, folks and welcome to another round of “Dear Mike Redmond” in which I answer, or pretend to answer, or in some cases completely avoid answering in favor of making a joke, actual...