Blind Taste-Test Challenge by Brookside Chocolate Fruit & Nut Bars! #TalkAboutDelicious

October 27, 2015
After School Snack with Homework

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m not one of those people who you can convince to stick their hand inside the box with the hole – just to feel and guess what’s inside. I’m not that brave! But eating while not being able to see is a whole different story! Especially when you know that the food will be related to Brookside Chocolates! Who {Read More}

Minneapolis Locals: Join *ME* for an afternoon with Macy’s @CulinaryCouncil and Chef Tom Douglas!! #MacysChef

March 27, 2015

Next week is Spring Break for many locals around Minneapolis – And I know so many of us are *stuck* in Minnesota for the entire time. Well: I’ve got something super fun that I’d love you all to check out! Next Friday, April 3rd at 12:00pm: Macy’s in Downtown Minneapolis is hosting a special flower show cooking demo with Chef Tom Douglas!  He’s going to be preparing some of his award-winning dishes, and sharing samples all around! I will be {Read More}

Twin Cities Harvest Festival and Maze

October 2, 2013

Once again this year we were invited back to the Twin Cities Harvest Festival and Maze in Brooklyn Park, MN.  Last year we went and had an absolute blast. So much fun, in fact – that the kids have been asking to go back pretty much every time they look at our family photo that has been hanging on the fridge all year long! Ethan points to the photo and says, “That’s the CornMAZING – That’s Mommy, Daddy, Andrew and {Read More}

Babyland needs Babyproofing!

July 29, 2013
Olmsted Fair Fun

My 7 Month Old is Mobile! Micah has figured out his own little crawl! It’s slow going, but rather effective. This came last week after a few days of kicking his legs wildly with no success getting anywhere, then pushing himself on his tummy, now crawling! He also goes up on his feet like he will bear crawl but doesn’t. Sometimes he gets his feet under him so he is squatting and looks like he wants to stand, but he {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday–The Minnesota Children’s Museum

February 20, 2013

This Sunday my family and I went to the Minnesota Children’s Museum – where we were surprised with the fact that it was the 3rd Sunday of the month, which is sponsored by Target and therefore FREE to enter! Sweet – Except… very VERY busy! Ethan’s favorite place was the water tables – he loved exploring with his hands in the water and not getting in trouble for playing in the sink! Andrew learned how to float a ball across {Read More}