Saturday, July 4, 2020
Home Life in Minnesota

Life in Minnesota

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

My baby isn’t a baby anymore :(

My sweetheart Jadis is 5 years old and is heading out the door to Kindergarten in just FIVE days! I have been just fine with the idea of her going to school. Until last...

9 Kid-Friendly Places to Check Out on Your Next Minnesota Summer Vacation

If you are planning your next family summer vacation to Minnesota, you should know that there is more to this great state than its 10,000 lakes and cold harsh winters. Let it be known that...

Get Your Grill On: The Top Meat Markets in Minnesota

There are lots of things to do in Minnesota in the summer: boating, fishing, laying by the pool or going to concerts and festivals, to name just a few. But if there’s one thing...

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...

Decorating Gingerbread Houses with Kids

This year we have been slow at getting everything lined up for Christmas time. I don't even have my snow village setup. I am not too worried about it all quite yet because it...
25 Things To Do In Rochester MN

25 Fun Things To Do in Rochester MN

If you're feeling bored and looking for something fun to do, you're in luck! We've put together a great list of fun things to do in Rochester, MN to help give you...
cooked Homemade Playdough Recipe

Homemade Cooked Playdough Recipe

I don't know about you, but I need a break from chasing the kids all around the house. One handy trick I have found is sitting them at the kitchen table with Homemade Playdough. There...

One Scoop or Two? The Best Ice Cream in Minnesota

July is upon us here in the North Star State… and it’s bringing the heat! Minnesota is known for its temperature extremes-- cold, snowy winters and hot, humid summers. In the winter, we’ve devised...

A Day at the MN State Fair

I am putting together the finishing touches of our State Fair video and I couldn't wait any longer to show you some photos from our Fun Filled Day at the MN State Fair. Here are...

A Camping We Will Go… Our New Site Beyond The Tent.com

Hey Everyone - I have been busy lining up everything that goes into starting a camping blog lately. This is what my work looks like -   Most of the time you only see the active...