fall

Summer Ending?
We are only into August, and it seems like summer is coming to an end already. Schools have their supply lists out, and open houses are being planned, especially for the Owatonna schools since there are so many changes this year. I am seeing Fall decorations out at the local retailers, and I am gett…
How to Keep Boxelder Bugs at Bay
Temperatures are cooling and it seems as though door frames, windows, and unfortunately, the interior of many buildings are being over taken by boxelder bugs. If you’re looking tor strategies to deal with these pests, read on.
10 Great Drives to See Fall Colors in Minnesota
"I'm so glad that I live in a world where there are Octobers" comes from the book Anne of Green Gables by  L.M. Montgomery. Each year as we settle into autumn and the calendar changes to October, the trees burst with color. If you're hoping to get out and take a drive to see fall in all it…
Autumn in Owatonna
I woke up pretty early Sunday morning and started taking care of some things around the house. Our washer had given up the ghost on Friday night and I had replaced it on Saturday morning. After that was done I went to the landfill with my brother and sister to dispose of all the roofing tear-off mat…