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3 easy holiday cookies to make with kids

3 Easy Holiday Cookies to Make With Kids!

Raise your hand if you are crazy busy this time of year.  Raise your hand if you still want to enjoy special moments doing holiday activities that your kiddos will love.  I hear you, mamas!  Today I’m sharing 3 easy holiday cookies to make with kids.  Spoiler alert:  You don’t even have to turn on […]

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Copycat Minnesota State Fair Turkey To Go Sandwich!

Copycat Minnesota State Fair Turkey To Go Sandwiches

What do the Minnesota State Fair and Thanksgiving have in common?  More than you might think!  I’ve been attending the state fair for most of my life and thought I’d tried every delicious offering there.  Enter Turkey-To-Go. Two years ago, at the recommendation of my nephew, I tried this amazing sandwich.  Loose meat turkey served […]

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The Nutrition Trick You Need For Better Energy {And 5 Ways to Start Using it Now}

Do you ever feel a bit overwhelmed, like you just can’t keep up with your life?  Between the laundry, cooking, birthday parties, social events, cleaning, work, sports…I could go on and on but, the bottom line is: Mommin’ requires a lot of energy. I’m a work from home, homeschooling mom of five.  Just writing our […]

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Date Night In!

Any other mamas or wives out there like to cook for their husbands, or do your husbands like to cook for you? If so this date night in idea will be right up your alley! I love to cook and love to try new recipes, this recipe was a spin on a dish my dad […]

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Come One, Come All and Come Hungry to Eat the Fare at the Fair

"Come hungry" is the one suggestion to earnestly follow in anticipation of the #greatMNblogtogether.  Although the fairgrounds were officially closed for fair preparation, more than a dozen bloggers from around the state were welcomed in to gather for an exclusive taste of new fare offered at this  year's great Minnesota get-together.  I was one of [...]
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Meet me at the Farmer’s Market

Meet me at the Farmer’s Market One of my family’s summer traditions is to hit up the local Mankato Farmer’s Market! We typically attend on Saturday mornings and spend time looking for treasures and treats! Its a complete win-win for everyone. Oh and its free! Mom gets a coffee (locally roasted to perfection)  Josie gets […]

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