• Tot Time at the Ice Rink

    Last updated on April 14th, 2016 I have been itching so badly to go ice staking. Unfortunately the weather in Minnesota has been so mild, most of the ice-related festivals have been…

  • Minnesota Zoo in Winter

    Escaping Winter at the Minnesota Zoo

    Last updated on March 27th, 2019 The Minnesota Zoo is one of my families favorite adventures. We had a membership when my daughter was first born and went all the time. Our life had…

  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    Date Night at Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    Last updated on November 13th, 2018 It’s hard to believe that Christmas is this week… Not next week, THIS week! (Is anyone else in panic mode??) It seems that every year I…

  • 8 Actives That Will Leave You On Ice

    Last updated on March 15th, 2018 Now that things are starting to freeze, what’s a person to do? How about trying one of these ice related activities. 1) Curling – Every Olympics’ we…

  • My To Go Toy Store: ABC Toy Zone

    Last updated on July 2nd, 2017 I pass by ABC Toy Zone store all the time when I go to the grocery store or get a cup of coffee. The problem has…

  • The John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum

    The John Deere Tractor Museum in Waterloo Iowa

    Last updated on August 9th, 2018 What kid does not love tractors? While I may be a Minnesota native, my parents grew up in Waterloo. That meant that most holidays and weekends,…

  • Holiday Parades in Minnesota

    Holiday Parades and Tours in Minnesota

    Last updated on November 8th, 2018 Sometimes it’s easier to sit back and let someone else do the work for you. Check out these holiday parades and tours that the season brings…