March 9, 2014 - March 15, 2014
The most recent week's greetings, Sunday through Saturday, are posted here in descending order. Scroll down to see previous days. Reach out and touch someone! Send your own greeting»

March 15, 2014

To: John kreger
Happy 35th birthday (April 5th) to the love of my life. May your birthday be as good as you make mine.
—Abbey Youngerman

To: Gena-Vera Niblack
Happy 100 years! From the prairie to the sea, Yates Center and Topeka to LA and Santa Barbara -- what a great journey! love and love, Diane, Rachel, Chris, Laura, Christophe, Jonah, Oliver, Lia, Roscoe, and Baby Jim
—Diane Fox

To: John Olin
Happy 65th Birthday Dad! Thanks for going to the hip for tickets tonight even though it's YOUR birthday! You are too good to us!
—Kristin & Scott Schifsky

To: Constantine & Susan
Special greetings to our friends in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. Thank you for the tickets. Wish you were here. Love, Oopah,Oopah!!
—John & Kathy Schaffenberger

March 14, 2014

To: Keith
Happy 7th anniversary! I love you!
—Suzie Gebelein

To: Paula
Thanks for warming up this long cold winter. In the fall I rut, and spring I strut. So as you see me strutting around the house, remember turkey season is just around the corner.
—Larry Scheidegger

March 12, 2014

To: Matt Hagen
Golden Birthday wishes to our son who on moving to Portland traded snow for rain and the Mississippi for the Willamette! Love you! Mom and Dad
—Marcia Hagen

To: Nico Frederik
Happy Birthday to my dearest Nico who turned one this Friday (14.3.14)!!! Keep smiling with your six teeth; you are the sunshine of my live.
—Inga Rechenberg

March 11, 2014

To: Hayden Harms Hyma
Happy 1st- quarter century to my U. of MN English major son! As a wee one, you fell asleep to Lake Woebegon monologues & now your literary imagination is fed by that same countryside. Do I love you more than all the stars in the sky?
—Nancy Harms

March 10, 2014

To: Grandma
Get Better soon grandma or I will ban you from ever leaving town again!
—Dana Woods

To: Calder
Happy third birthday! Give Mom and Dad and Kijin big hugs for me and I promise I will be home soon. Love, your big sister. PS: I have presents.
—Cleo van der Veen

March 9, 2014

To: Gerry
Hello to Gerry in Haddonfield, NJ & all the First Presbyterian folks preparing for your Feed My Starving Children MobilePack Event. I'll be there before you know it!
—Becky Benson
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Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).

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