Opinion
BY NELLIEBELLIE Do you remember the desktop sandbox stress relievers that were basically mini kid sandboxes? The idea was that when you were stressed you could rake some sand into shapes or designs and feel better? I decided that they are fun and soothing and need to come back. Can you spot the impr...Read More
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Golf courses come in all shapes and sizes. Take Chambers Bay for example, where they just finished the US Open on Sunday. I think it looked worse on TV than in person, but the reviews from players and the media were brutal. I don’t understand the point of building something so difficult to play th...Read More
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I am a skeptic about health care providers. This year a Stillwater friend of mine referred me to an “upper cervical chiropractor” in Lake Elmo. My friend and I have been surprisingly pleased with our results from the team at Hilpisch Upper Cervical Health Center. I met a woman from Wisconsin on ...Read More
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Before you read this article, be forewarned that I am not a fishing expert, nor do I have any secret leads on where to find the biggest walleyes in the county. I’m just your average outdoorsy kind of gal, who occasionally likes to partake in Minnesota’s favorite summer pastime. As a child, my da...Read More
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I walked into the kitchen yesterday to find my 12-year-old son making homemade guacamole. With cilantro and sea salt. I couldn’t decide if I was delighted or intimidated by his culinary efforts. I mean, my initial feeling was something between hungry and proud. Because I could eat my way out of a ...Read More
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BY DEBRA OST When it comes to summer vacations or weekend getaways, we have an obvious affinity for water. Just think of the Friday afternoon traffic this summer, heading north with fishing boats, speedboats, canoes. Come winter, there will be a multitude of ads for Caribbean cruises, Mexico seaside...Read More
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