Boy Scouts Sign Up, Base Camp & More! $175 Prize Pack Giveaway + Our Experience With Boy Scouts at the MN State Fair!

Boy Scouts are a great opportunity for boys in kindergarten and up to build character, learn life skills, gain leadership abilities and more through experiences and service to their community. Scouting is fun and rewarding and all about adventure! We got to embark on a really fun adventure at the Minnesota State Fair this year! […]

Eden Prairie Minnesota Ice Castles Photos {+Ticket Giveaway!}

Last week we visited the Minnesota ice castles in Eden Prairie, MN. They were amazing and majestic and the perfect family outing. We had so much fun and if you live anywhere near Eden Prairie (it was a 3.5 hour drive for us and totally worth it) then you should really make an effort to […]

Our Day Out With Thomas Duluth, MN! #DayOutWithThomas

    This weekend my husband and I packed up the kids and headed to the Duluth, MN depot to have a fun Day Out With Thomas the tank engine! The kids were beyond excited and waited all week to embark on our adventure. They were over the moon to arrive at the depot and […]

Our Day Out With Thomas The Train in Duluth, MN!

I shared with you last week that Thomas the Train was pulling into the station in Duluth, Minnesota. We had the opportunity to go see him and my kids were beyond excited! Thomas the Train will still be in Duluth this weekend so be sure to get out and see him before he leaves the […]

Hallmark Partners With Disney On Ice! {Hallmark Recordable Story Book & Disney On Ice Giveaway!}

Hallmark is proud to announce that Disney on Ice is coming to Minnesota! December 6-9 Disney’s 100 Years of Magic will be live at the Excel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN! Hallmark wants to invite you and your family to help celebrate Hallmark’s new line of Disney Recordable Storybooks.  Experience the magical world of […]

European Kids Store Polarn O. Pyret Comes To Minnesota!

Big news! The European kids store Polarn O. Pyret has opened it’s doors at the Galleria in Edina, MN! They have the cutest kids clothes and I’m so excited that they are now available right here in Minnesota as they have been centered in New York up til now. Don’t worry, if you aren’t here […]

Wordless Wednesday! Minnesota State Fair!

We had an amazing time at the Minnesota State Fair this year. It’s one of my favorite things to do! The whole family had a blast!!   Link up your Wordless Wednesday posts below! You can also head over to Mom Spotted and link up there! Happy Wednesday 🙂

Places To Stay in Minnesota! Our Embassy Suites Stay at Embassy Suites Bloomington, MN!

We love to take trips as a family. I can vividly remember my husband David telling me five years ago that one reason he wasn’t ready to have a family yet was because he still wanted to do things. After much discussion and me convincing him that kids are totally portable we started trying to […]

Our Trip To The Minnesota Zoo + Tips For Navigating the Zoo!

We took the kids to the Minnesota Zoo and they were SO excited to go and see all the animals. I have to admit that I was really looking forward to it too. The day started out rainy and I was worried that we wouldn’t get to go but it cleared up and turned out […]

Things To Do in Minnesota: Ruttger’s Resort on Bay Lake {Our Resort Stay Part 2}

If you missed out on my first Ruttger’s Resort post then you definitely need to head over and read up on their amazing lodging. Our stay was fantastic from start to finish and there is so much to talk about that I’ve had to split it up by categories; lodging, activities and food! When we […]

Lodging In Minnesota: Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge {Our Resort Stay Part 1}

My hubby and Carson I haven’t shared about my Mother’s Day weekend with you yet and I’m so excited to give you all the juicy details now! My husband and I had a trip down to Woodbury planned for Wednesday night until Friday and we planned on leaving Danika and Aiden with family and just […]

Looking for something fun to do in MN? Do the waddle to the Minnesota Zoo!

If you are looking for something fun to do this week then head over to the Minnesota Zoo and check out their all new Penguins of the African Coast exhibit! Your kids can do the waddle with the penguins and learn at the same time. Your kids can do the waddle with the penguins and […]

77Kids by American Eagle is officially Open!

I told you before about 77Kids by American Eagle and their great Do Good Day that we participated in. Well the much anticipated grand opening was this past weekend and we had the opportunity to attend. The store is awesome! The Minnesota store is located in the Mall of America. They have so many fun […]

Toddler Tuesday! Things to do in Minnesota! Como Zoo is free!

Welcome to Toddler Tuesday! This is where you can link up all of your toddler related activities, ideas, memories and more. We want to see what you are doing with your toddlers and get some great ideas! This past weekend we had a wonderful time at the Como Zoo. The Como Zoo is located in […]