We homeschool, which gives us the flexibility to make last minute road trips when we feel the need to spread our wings. Bonus-the crowds are smaller!
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For the last few years, we’ve planned a yearly family vacation up north. In the spring, we decide where to go and circle the dates on the calendar.
Decorah is a charming small town with options for everyone in the family. Whether you are a shopper, historian, or nature lover, you’ll find some fun.
Our family goes on spontaneous road trips to keep a thirst for adventure alive. Here are my best tips and a printable to help you enjoy a spontaneous trip.
Even if you didn’t grow up reading Laura Ingalls Wilder’s books, here’s how to introduce your kids to this historical “celebrity” who grew up in our region.
Virtually everyone has heard of Yellowstone. It’s one of America’s most iconic National Parks, arguably THE most iconic National Park. This summer my husband and I had the privilege of taking our two daughters on a vacation to this magnificent American gem. We went with extended family, including my parents, my sister and her family. In […]
Lake City is a jewel of a town that is just 40 minutes north of Rochester up Highway 63, and it’s a great destination for a day away.
Driving instead of flying is definitely not as popular as it used to be. Growing up, flying was a luxury. My first flight was my senior year; my mom took my sister and I to see my family in Texas. I looked forward to it so much! I still love jumping on a plane for […]