Celebrating Mother’s Day with Daisy Blue Natural’s

Every year what I need for Mother’s Day depends on what is happening in this season of my life. Sometimes it is a season of busyness away from the family due to business or sickness.  In these seasons I usually want to spend the day out in nature. Hiking, biking, sitting …

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Valerie Kvale at the Workforce Development Center is making positive impact.

Starting the Southern Minnesota Social Media Breakfast Club has brought many opportunities to Mark and I. My personal favorite is the relationships we have developed. We have tried to get to know our attendees not only professionally but personally as well. A few of them have allowed me to visit them …

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Planning for Joyful Noise 2017 for the Whole Family!

*We were given Joyful Noise Tickets to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are based on our experience, true and 100% our own. We love, love, love Joyful Noise! It is absolutely one of our family’s favorite summertime events in Minnesota! Awesome music artists, great food onsite of …

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Talk isn’t cheap, it could actually be hurting your community and may be preventing your town from growing.

  In my wildest dreams I never once thought I would become a community advocate or ever have any interest in local politics. I had no interest in becoming a middle man of anything, let alone between a community and its leaders. Yet, here I am blessed with the self …

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ALEAP brings Eric Shoars to Albert Lea to give our community tools for marketing

Desiring to be business partners was never on Mark and I’s radar. I was going to do the mommy thing and he was going to work a w-2 full time career job. It fit neatly into our plans, until it didn’t. I had developed into a serious blogger, making fun …

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Is your business or community using bloggers to promote your product, service or event?

The most successful promotion a business, community or event can create is a powerful word of mouth campaign. For us at Russell’s Adventures we will not work with just anyone. It must match with the core of our family’s values. If a companies products or services are not high quality, stand up to …

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for King & Country bring a message of hope, freedom and Priceless worth through their new movie

  *We were given a copy for King & Country’s feature film Priceless and their album Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong. This review is based on our family’s experience and is honest. Mark and I recently watched for King & Country’s new movie Priceless. I was excited to watch …

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Hot coffee, delicious food and happy employees at Cabin Coffee in Albert Lea

One of my friends contacted me to see if I could meet her for coffee. Not wanting to turn down such an opportunity I suggested meeting at Cabin Coffee right here in Albert Lea. I had yet to visit the new restaurant in town and I wanted to give it …

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Get to know Unspoken, performing Saturday at Joyful Noise 2017

*We were given a Follow Through Deluxe CD and limited edition T-Shirt to help facilitate our review. All thoughts and opinions are ours and completely honest. “I don’t think we ever expected we were going to reach as many people as we’ve been able to reach. The fact we’ve been …

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