Jolly Green Adventure

I am easy when it comes to gifts. Give me a bag of chocolate-covered waxy donuts. Take me on a road trip. I’m a happy camper and delighted gift receiver. That is what my son and hubby did last Mother’s Day. We went to see the Jolly Green Gaint statue in Blue Earth Minnesota. For years I have wanted to go see the big guy. Traveling south on highway 169 the Green Giant billboard teased me. Located outside Le Sueur Minnesota, the Green Giant Billboard peeks up above the trees. That is where all Ho Ho Ho Green Giant started. The original company, Minnesota Valley Canning Company, was bought out in 1979 by Pillsbury. That started a whole lot of selling of the brand and/ or company to other companies and mergers and boring stuff. The important thing is the Jolly Green Giant still lives on. In Le Sueur Minnesota…

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