Chatham Stables LLC is Now Under New Management and is Ready for Boarders

My friend Emily Clark is the new owner of Chatham Stables LLC. I met her when I lived and worked at Camp Redcloud in Lake City, Colorado. Her easy going, bubbly and hardworking personality made her a friend to everyone at the barn. Her compassion and riding skills made her a …

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Home town Christmas

* I received a free Holiday Trolley Ride to help facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my own! The Christmas season is one of the things I looked forward to as a little girl growing up in Albert Lea. I knew Lou Rich would have their traditional …

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Family Tradition at Cracker Barrel in LakeVille, MN

Cracker Barrel is a must stop for our family every time we head up to the Minneapolis/St.Paul International airport. My mother-in-law flies into the cities every time she flies into visit us from Tennessee. It is conveniently off of the Interstate 35 exit in Lakeville, MN. One of my favorite …

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Shopping local at Celebrations *Party * Gifts * Toys in Albert Lea, MN

*I received products from Celebrations Party, Gifts, and Toys to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my own. From November through January is a busy time in our house with holiday excitement.  Having the holidays within weeks of each other has the kids nearly bouncing off the …

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Cedar Valley Resort in Whalan, MN

*I received a stay at Cedar Valley Resort to facilitate my review. All thoughts are 100% honest and my own. Mark and I survived ten years of marriage together! To celebrate our accomplishment we wanted to use this opportunity to get away from everyday life. We arranged with relatives to …

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Revival of a Small Town

I was born and raised in Albert Lea, MN. A town surrounded by rural farming communities. You will only find a traffic jam in our great town during the Fourth of July parade which is held on the third of July rather than the fourth. You will also experience a …

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Myre – Big Island State Park a Southern Minnesota Gem!

Some of my best childhood memories are of my parents, two sisters, and I loading up in the family van and heading to any number of Southern Minnesota’s State Parks. Now as an adult with a family of my own I love being able to Explore Minnesota‘s State Parks through my …

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