Friday, October 23, 2020

Life in Minnesota

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

We Moved 5 Kids and Live To Tell About It

As many of you know we moved our family to a new home last week and it has been a crazy 3 months. I knew going into moving it would be a lot...

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...

Tater Tot Egg Bake with SPAM

By Alice Seuffert When the first spring day hits after a Minnesota winter, eager Minnesotans hit the outdoors like the waves of people at the Minnesota State Fair.   The sidewalks are filled, puddles are...

Planting Corn in the Garden with Kids

These cuties wanted to help plant the backyard garden - Today, I was determine to finally plant my backyard garden before summer had come and gone! My garden isn't huge by any means, but...

The Minneapolis RV, Vacation and Camping Show 2013: Review

There is no better place to go to get the summertime juices flowing during these last bit of cold months. Ryan and I took an afternoon off from Blogging to check things out. I was...

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...

10 Cycling Myths Debunked

The bicycle revolution began in the late 1880’s, giving riders another useful form of transportation. People of all walks of life were able to ride across town or even venture throughout the countryside with ease. In...

Store Bought Eggs vs Home Raised Eggs

It is easy to go to the dairy section of any food store and open a cooler door, grab a carton of white eggs and quickly peek inside the carton to make sure you...

From Tree To Table, The Amazing Uses of Maple Syrup

A while ago, we started maple syruping.  It was our first time, and we collected sap in milk jugs. We boiled down sap on the kitchen stove, and marveled over just how delicious maple...

Cabin Time – Our Summer Coming to an End

It's August Already - I have had Cabin Time marked in red on my calendar for 5 months and I can't believe it already has come and gone! I don't know about you, but I...