I know. I know. You’re thinking, “Lady, I don’t have a green thumb. In fact, I have 2 black thumbs. If there were such a thing as a thumbless gardener, that’d be me. I can not grow stuff!” Here’s my secret. I kill houseplants. Never in my adult life have I ever been able to […]
It’s that time of year. School is almost out… or out for some kiddos already! What are we going to do to fill the extra time our children spend at home? As a preschool teacher and a mom, I’m practically a pro at activities–some I prep way in advance, and some I do with my […]
The junk hunt has something for everyone. There are over a hundred booths filled with We have partnered with the Duluth Junk Hunt to bring you an informative post on this unique event in Duluth! While this post is sponsored, all opinions & experiences are 100% our own!
On my first backpack trip, I packed a lot of little things I thought I might need for the journey. I rationalized that it wouldn’t make that much difference if I brought one more thing, “just in case.” It was just a few more ounces of weight, after all. Well, on the first day of […]
Love them or leave them, we’re getting close to Elf on the Shelf season, and I, for one am firmly in the love camp. When my son was 2, I was clued in to Elf on the Shelf and I decided that we would get an Elf for our family. My husband was a bit […]
We have partnered with Hoffbauer Tree Farm to bring you a first-hand experience of a their fabulous tree, greenery, and gifts they offer. While this post is sponsored, all opinions & experiences are 100% our own!
We bought our house almost nine years ago. With it came a whole lot of late 90s cherry and oak wood and a whole lot of builder grade fixtures. The master plan was to update it; it’s taken us the better part of a decade and we have barely even started. This year was the […]
My family has never been big on store bought Halloween costumes. I have always felt like after the age of 5, there just were not many good options in the stores, especially for boys — and let’s be real some of those costumes are so expensive! My kids generally wanted to be something a little […]
Now, the dump is not only a place to find piles of pallets and boards. You’re probably reading this and thinking, what in the world am I going to do with a pile of scrap wood? Well, let me tell you. The DUMP has so much more to offer. It’s one of my favorite places […]