So easy, so comfortable — your kind of Bed & Breakfast. “ An oasis from the craziness…we retreat to the charming old screen porch. Its why we keep coming back.” ~ Tom & Julia So easy, so comfortable — your kind of Bed & Breakfast
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February 15, 2013

Oaklawn is a haven for birds of all kinds. I mention them quite often because they take turns making their presence known as the season might dictate. A flash of movement caught my eye the other day. With a fresh blanket of new snow, the ring-necked pheasant was easy to spy, but not necessarily easy to follow. I ran from window to window, watching Mr. Pheasant sprint from one protective tree or...
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November 12, 2012

“I’ve got to get out more.” I heard that from several business folks last night at the Greater Menomonie Chamber of Commerce’s annual Business Expo. It’s so easy to get caught up in the day to day that we don’t leave our “post”. Curiosity is a trait we too often set aside, until our chores are done. However, stepping out to meet new people, learn...
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July 2, 2012

These middle-of-the-night thunderstorms have cut into my beauty sleep! Recent winds had snapped the top off a tall Poplar tree. It had tall trunks that reached 60 feet into the air as it towered above the roofline. A few days later, a second storm had broken the other trunk. Sadly, I decided it need to be removed. All day I watched experts meticulously work from-the-top-down deciding which...
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June 9, 2012

The bride and groom planned a casual post-wedding ceremony dinner to enjoy Oaklawn’s grand screened porch and visit with their friends and family. Oaklawn Inn, Menomonie, is perfect for weddings, family reunions and get togethers. Plenty of room for everyone. Guests are always pleasantly surprised that in less than 90 minutes you can be from the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport to Oaklawn’s...
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