Take stock of what you have

Hey, that would make a good column! It’s a phrase I hear often. And it is usually true. During a recent trip to Jerry’s Home Quality Foods, I ran into Carol Hed. Somehow we got to talking about the...
The whole Eggstravaganza week-end was so much fun and we here at the Gaylord Pool enjoyed TREE-mendously being a part of it! (Ask Tim Young about this line. It helped him to find the Golden Egg!) Thanks for the...
...and this is no lie; to beat this heat and humidity, we suggest that you give the Gaylord Pool a try! Why? We are here for you daily and seem to be the place to be this summer! Down...
...the Gaylord Pool is here and it's for YOU! Come and join us during our SWAN SONG SEASON in the sun! We are filled with opportunities to “get wet from sun-up to sun-down”! Give us a call at 1-507-237-2266. COWABUNGA...

Politics potpourri

Pardon this split personality of this column. I had two ideas bouncing around my brain, and they both get a little time this week. Come Together, Right Now The day after Minnesota held caucuses, I read a headline that said that...

Memories of Grandpa

This week is the week when grandparents are invited to have lunch with their grandchild at the Sibley East Elementary. My children will have to settle for lunch with me because their grandparents live so far away. Ironically, as I...
We are nearing the end of another summer of fun here at the Gaylord Pool. It's a bittersweet time of year. The fun down here is ending and yet the promise of an exciting school year draws near! Yup,...

And then it was BACK-to-TIME!

The summer of 2009 did not end with a slow whine but went out with a big BANG! Labor Day we closed our door at 4 p.m. for the summer! Here I was getting ready to clean the SUITE...

Support for healthcare reform

Until now, I have avoided stating anything too political or polarizing in this column. Now, I feel compelled to speak up in support of health care and health care coverage reform. I am not going to claim to have all...

Turn on the heat!

We want to get our summer of fun underway! This week so far has been way too cool (do I dare admit that Monday I was downright COLD??) to open our pool but keep watching. The forecast will be...