This is not your typical history museum! No roped off areas where you just gaze at decaying smelly artifacts. Interactive. Full hands-on experiences and some very unique immersion experiences await you at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul. Easily you and your kids can spend a better part of the day here. Age recommendation: […]
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Cave exploration, in my opinion, is the perfect family summer adventure-it has natural air conditioning and is void of mosquitos!
The Historic Elba Fire Tower is your ticket to touching the clouds. This is the only fire tower available to climb in Southern Minnesota.
It starts early. Almost from day one. Sometimes even before birth. Medical forms need to be filled out. Insurance needs to be updated. DayCare enrollments.
No child should ever live a life where they struggle to get food. But it happens. All the time. How do I teach my children about hunger?
The “clean your room” struggle is one that wears a mom down. Sometimes, I thought, it just isn’t worth it. Let them bury themselves under all their stuff.
These 5 winter reads should ramp up your children’s imaginations, get them excited about the cold and the snow, and help them appreciate central heating.
There is something extremely memorable about ice-skating outside. I am sharing the two best places we have skated as a family outside the Rochester area.
But…as Christmas approaches, and I think of yet another year of an ugly tree. I realize we do have a theme, and maybe the theme makes it beautiful.
I am fairly confident none of them will CURE their cold and cough, but they will help you and your children sleep a little better.