By LAUREL M. HALL
The holidays are a busy time for everyone, filled with shopping, eating, volunteering and social events of all sorts. It's enough to make anyone want to settle down for a long winter's nap.
You know who you are! Waiting until the last minute, hoping for the best deals and getting frustrated when you can't find the right gift right away.
Yes, I'm one of you too; a last minute shopper but I will share the best kept shopping secret with you.
■ Joyce M. Johnson
Live: Brainerd. "I grew up in Little Falls, graduating from high school in 1947 and I have lived in Brainerd for at least 30 years."
What's in your name: "There are five Joyce Johnsons in Brainerd.
Art focus: Brainerd High School (BHS) Chamber Orchestra.
Adviser nomination: "Hannah has been an active member in the Chamber Orchestra for a number of years.