In speech at U of M, Crookston, Blashack Strahan says obstacles can be overcome.

Minnesota native Jill Blashack Strahan, founder and CEO of Tastefully Simple, spoke at the University of Minnesota, Crookston's Kiehle Auditorium Tuesday afternoon to discuss how she started her business from the ground up.

She emphasized that everyone needs to keep believing in their dreams and spoke on how to overcome obstacles that may come in the way of those aspirations.