social media Tips for Hardy Gardeners: weeds are exploding this year. Boom. By Lisa Johnson • Jun 12, 2018 ©Bret Thiele/Duluth-Area Backyard Gardeners Tom Kasper says the rain and warm temperatures mean weeds are exploding this year (metaphorically speaking), and there are several options to choose from when it comes to getting rid of them. Where's Art? with Annie Dugan By Lisa Johnson • Jul 4, 2016 Are you a fan of social media videos featuring artists and craftsmen creating their work? How being exposed "process, not just product" can be good for us ... and what to do about it if watching the videos gives you the itch to try making art yourself. You can see the "Starry Night" video here on YouTube, and learn more about Turkish artist Garip Ay and ebru here.