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Michelle's column: Gingerbread and the gift of time


I took last Thursday off from work. I had to. I had something very important to do.

I had to go help make gingerbread houses.

My brother and his wife have 5-year-old twins who are in kindergarten in Hastings. One boy, one girl. Everything is exciting and busy when those two are around.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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