Ride the All-New North Star at Valleyfair!

A visit to Valleyfair is fun and exciting any time, but it just got even more fun and exciting with the all-new North Star! Taking a look at a photo of the North Star, you may think it's just another mild-mannered swing ride. Well, that idea is TOTALLY WRONG! I visited Valleyfair on opening day last … [Read more...]

5 Steps to Safely Go From Two Incomes to One

Do you dream about quitting your job and staying home with your kids? If so, you’re not alone. For some women, their family’s financial circumstances make it easy for them to leave their jobs. But for many others, giving up an income requires intense planning and serious sacrifice. You don’t want to … [Read more...]

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul in Theaters NOW! + Reader Giveaway

Ugh, we have a super rainy weekend here. What's the positive side of that? It's the perfect time for a movie. (Although hot sunny days are good for that too to escape the heat!) Starting this weekend, DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: THE LONG HAUL from 20th Century Fox is in theaters everywhere! Your kids are … [Read more...]

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5 Simple Ways to Add Modern Flair To Your Bathroom

Looking for ways to add some modern flair to your bathroom? Below are 5 different ways to add a new, modern touch with just a few simple updates. Whether you want to dress up your master bath or the one that guests use, we're hoping this bit of inspiration will get you started. Having a modern … [Read more...]

DIY Father’s Day Fish Card with Printable Template

Father's Day will be here before we know it! While it can be difficult to know what type of gifts to get for Dad for Father's Day, one thing he is sure to love is a card made by hand. This DIY Father's Day Fish Card is perfect for a fisherman OR a pet fish lover. Either way, it will let Dad know … [Read more...]

Make a Spring Biking Toolkit

I have received information and materials from ©Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 2017.The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. #ForWhatMattersMost #CollectiveBias Yesterday we had what felt like our first "real" day of summer. It kind of caught us by surprise because it felt … [Read more...]

Make Newspaper Plant Pots – Start Seedlings the Earth-Friendly Way

It's time to get those gardens ready! If you like to start your own pots from seedlings, you need a container to start them in. How about the option of creating new pots from something you already have laying around the house? That's what you can do when you make newspaper plant pots!  Make … [Read more...]

El Paso Girlfriend Getaway – Plan a Trip with Your Friends!

What's more fun than exploring a new city? Doing it with your friends! While traveling with the family and/or significant other is enjoyable, sometimes it's nice to get away with just your female friends. That's what I did last month when I visited El Paso, Texas, with a few of my travel blogging … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in May? My Local CBS News Morning Segment

  We are saying goodbye to April showers (hopefully!) and hello to May flowers with the best deals for the month of May! Year in and year out, there are particular items that tend to be on sale every May. If you're wondering "What Should You Buy in May?" that was our topic today when I … [Read more...]

4 Tips for the Perfect Picnic!

I know I can't be the only one who is super excited about spring. Even though we had a pretty mild winter here in Minnesota, it's still colder than those pretty spring days or even warmer summer days that will be here soon. The warmer weather means it's time to get OUTSIDE to enjoy all those things … [Read more...]

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