Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 20 Aug 2014 14:42:18 EDTWed, 20 Aug 2014 14:42:18 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLive from the state fairhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2317/Live-from-the-state-fair.html<p>Well, I am spending my Wednesday here at the Iowa State Fair. This is my second day this year (my family and I made a trip on Saturday). But today it's for work, so hopefully I can find a few interesting things to take pictures of today.Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:52:05 EDTChildhood coming back as an adulthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2312/Childhood-coming-back-as-an-adult.html<p>I was a tomboy growing up. So instead of playing with Barbies and dolls, I was really into ninjas and army soldiers and things like that. I did like stuffed animals so I wasn't a complete loss to my feminine side.Wed, 6 Aug 2014 17:09:44 EDTTrouble sleeping equals time for reflectionhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2307/Trouble-sleeping-equals-time-for-reflection.html<p>Have you ever had trouble falling asleep but you can't figure out why? <P> Last night, I was having a staring contest with my ceilin.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:09:20 EDTCoffee on a hot dayhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2303/Coffee-on-a-hot-day.html<p>I am a coffee drinker. <P> I grew up watching my mom and grandma drink coffee all the time. My fate was pretty much inevitable. The habit has definitely blossomed in my adulthood, with some variations.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:23 EDTUnexpected, yet welcomehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2298/Unexpected,-yet-welcome.html<p>Who's ready for Friday night football? <P> Wait a minute, it's still the middle of July - though when you walk outside it feels more like a beautiful autumn da.Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:57:10 EDT