Saturday, August 24, 2019
Home Life in Minnesota

Life in Minnesota

This is our Life in Minnesota catch-all category! Every site needs one!!

Nearcation for the Family

We needed a vacation, but with a 5 month old baby there was no way we were going to drive to The Dells or take off towards The Black Hills. Back to school was...

Looking Back – The Best From 2014

Thinking back to the beginning of 2014 leaves me with a smile, which gives me comfort in saying it was a good year. The moments that stand out the most are worth sharing again....
Old dinosaurs science

Adventures at the Science Museum of MN

The crew and I take a trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota. Our friend over at Life With Levi sent us a couple of tickets to check it out before going back to...

Mom’s Getaway – The Saint Paul Hotel

   Every Mom needs a chance to step back and have some girl time. It helps keep us fresh to take on the world of life. That is why my close friends...

10 Of The Best State Parks To Go Camping In Minnesota

Rivers, lakes, old-growth forests, prairies, and of course, corn fields… there’s a reason that Minnesota is affectionately known as the North Star State and the Land of 10,000 Lakes - oofta. Thus, making camping in...

Backyard Chicken Chores for Kids

Cleaning the Chicken Coop is a Chore for Everyone! Ruth wanted to show you how to clean the coop - Chickens are such an easy pet to keep. They require little maintenance and the kids...

Introducing Our New Addition to the Family…

I know what you are all thinking! Is there a... Bun in the oven? Our Family is Ryan Me Keegan Mikaela Jadis Ruth Isaiah and... Rosco The Chickens and Lastly, we are happy to introduce our new...
Girl Scouts

How Girl Scouts are Learning to Take on the Minnesota Wilderness

It takes a trusted canoe guide to lead a pack of Scouts through the Minnesota wilderness. One who is equipped with the knowledge and understanding of the great outdoors, can offer up safety techniques,...

Achieving the Dream: How to Buy a Lake Cabin in Minnesota

“Going up north for the weekend!” “Leaving for the lake after work!” If there’s one thing Minnesotans enjoy, it’s heading to a cabin for a few days of summer sun. Minnesota is famous for being...

This Little Girl is Changing Lives with Lemonade

Meet Lola. Entrepreneur. Philanthropist. Kindergartener. On most Saturday mornings from June to October, you’ll find this 5-year-old at the Cannon Falls Farmer’s Market, minding the till at Lola’s Lemonade. For twenty-five cents, you’ll get a cup...