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 […]

Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014 Comes To Duluth, MN {Ticket Giveaway!}

Last Summer we visited Thomas the Tank Engine in Duluth and took a ride on the train. My kids and my niece came with us and we had an absolute blast. The kids were talking about it for ages and when the commercial came on T.V. announcing that Thomas was going to be chugging into […]

Monster Jam Coming To Minnesota! Watch For My Upcoming Ticket Giveaway!

My husband and I are pretty excited to take our kids to Monster Jam in December! It’s coming up soon and I’ll be bringing you all the details and a ticket giveaway so keep your eyes peeled! Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam® Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam®, starring the biggest performers on four wheels: Monster […]

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 […]

Enter to WIN Pick Your Package And Pack Your Bags! {Travel Giveaway!}

We often visit Bloomington, MN and love our little getaways. There is SO much to see in the area and we can’t fail to mention one of our favorites, the Mall of America! If you haven’t been there it’s a definite must do on your list! Bloomington is offering up an AMAZING giveaway package where […]

Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy! + Family 4 Pack of Tickets Giveaway!

We have been to several Disney on Ice shows over the years and they always delight and impress both us and the kids. I think we like them just as much as our kids do! It’s a really special way to spend time together as a family and the magic of Disney really comes to […]

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 […]

Annie’s Homegrown Pizza Brings New Pizza and Food Truck to MN November 7th & 8th!

Annie’s Homegrown, maker of natural and organic comfort food and snacks is bringing their Annie’s homegrown pizza on tour to Minnesota November 7th & 8th!   Real food lovers and families are invited to visit the Mobile Pizza Kitchen and Truck Farm on November 7th and 8th, downtown Minneapolis, the Linden Hills Co-op and Soapy Joe’s Car Wash, where […]

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 […]

Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! Coming to the Xcel Energy Center October 21st! Family Ticket Giveaway and Discount Ticket Code!

School‘s out for summer and anything is possible as Phineas and Ferb create their biggest invention yet — Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever!  Phineas, Ferb, and the whole tri-state area gang embark on a bold escape jumping out from behind your TV and onto the stage in a live action adventure – right in […]

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 […]

New Disney Store Opens in Mall of America Tomorrow!

There is something magical about Disney. Kids fall in love with the characters in their movies and there is a magical excitement about visiting their store. I remember bringing Danika into the Disney store and watching her eyes light up as she looked around and found shelves upon shelves of her favorite Disney characters displayed. […]