Downtown Holiday Bazaar in Albert Lea, MN

As a little girl, I always looked forward to Christmas in Albert Lea. Santa Claus would wave proudly over Lou Rich. The lake would ice over; the whole town would become a winter wonderland. Garland would be strung all around downtown with beautiful lights welcoming in the holiday season. I …

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Minnesota Children’s Museum Family Four Pack Giveaway

*We were given a membership to the Minnesota Children’s Museum to help facilitate our review.  All thoughts and opinions are based on our experience, are honest and 100% ours. One of my very favorite parts of celebrating the holidays is blessing those around me with gifts. Between December and January, …

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Joy in The Marvelous Mud House

*We were given The Marvelous Mud House to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are honest and based on our experience. This blog post contains affiliated links to a product that we love. If you click on the link and purchase the idea, we will receive a commission at …

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Make a Joyful Noise with KTIS in 2018

*We have been given admission to Joyful Noise 2018 to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are based on our experience. They are honest and 100% our own. Joyful Noise 2018 Every time November 1st comes around we begin thinking about the Joyful Noise music festival (held at the National …

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Coloring time with Big and Little Coloring Devotional

*We were given Big and Little Coloring Devotional to facilitate our review. Our thoughts and opinions are our own and completely honest. *This post continues an affiliate link to a product we love. If you purchase the item through the link, we may receive a small commission from the purchase. As …

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A library education

I have never flourished and thrived in a classroom. It is as true now as an adult as it was as a kid. However, now as an adult, I am looking for mentors, not just someone who is knowledgeable in their field. I want my mentors to fit my core, purpose …

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Enter the LeapFrog, LeapPad Ultimate tablet giveaway

*We were given a LeapFrog, LeapPad Ultimate to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are based on our experience, are honest and entirely ours. Christmas and birthdays are right around the corner at our house. Toy catalogs have arrived, and are looked through daily. Sometimes, often, multiple times …

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Field trip at The Evergreens in Clarks Grove, MN

When I lived at Camp Redcloud in Lake City, CO we had an outdoor education program in our offseasons. Public, private and homeschool school groups would come out for a field trip filled with fun and hands-on educational experience. For three days each group of kids would horseback ride, mountain …

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Owlegories Vol. 6 The Wind, The Moon and The Rainbow

*We were given Owlegories Vol. 6 to help us facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are honest and our own based on our experience. This blog post contains affiliated links to a product that we love. This means I may receive a commission at no cost to you if you chose to …

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Color your own Glow in the Dark Halloween Tote

It is a tradition in our family to head over to my sisters on Halloween. We visit our relatives in the nursing homes and each of the kids dressed in their costumes, love showing them off for their great grandma. Once we’ve made the traditional rounds we head back to …

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