Twitter can feel like your in a traffic jam

Twitter felt like a congested interstate when I first hopped on this popular social media platform. I wondered if it was even worth the hassle to figure out and understand. I assure you it has definitely been worth my time! Twitter offers a great place to meet new clients, continue building relationships with our current …

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Getting involved in our community.

We officially committed to living in Albert Lea last year. With this decision made we jumped in with both feet to get involved. Here are six ways we have found to be a blessing to our community. 1. Shine Fest Shinefest is the vision and passion of a group of businessmen who …

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When I began to think about Shopping Locally in Albert Lea, MN

Christmas is around the corner and I have begun to think about what I am going to buy for each of my kids. The older my kids get the more purposeful I have become in buying my kids presents. We have a billion toys already laying around our house. I …

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Learning to Talk Confidently

Many of you know I am a freelance writer over at donnahup.com. Writing for Donna has been one of the best experiences I have ever had. Writing for Donna has given me a voice I didn’t know I had. Recently I have been working with my family to help promote …

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Come One, Come All! It’s History Fest Week in Mankato, Minnesota!

Walking back through history Last year we were introduced to the History Festival in Mankato, Minnesota by a good friend of ours. They had been going with their boys for a few years and absolutely loved it. Mark and I try to fill our schedule full of field trips in …

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