Hola! It's Thrifty Tuesday! And while today's topic isn't 100% totally thrifty, it will save us money in the long run, so I decided it counts. Today is all about my garden! If you've followed me for awhile you'd know we've had a CSA share (Community Supported Agriculture) that we've split with my in-laws for… Continue reading Thrifty Tuesday – A Garden Story
I'm really not into sports. It doesn't help that MN teams have a tendency to break our hearts on a regular basis, but I'm also not a sporty person in general, so I'm just not really into most sports. BUT, I love the Super Bowl. Every year we get together with my in-laws and make… Continue reading Go Sportz Ball!
We had an absolute blast at the Minnesota State Fair on Friday! It had to be one of the top ten weather days of the entire summer, we seriously lucked out! This year we chose to do the free Park and Ride bus instead of driving to the Fairgrounds and parking there. Nate and I… Continue reading State Fair 2016 Recap
Happy Monday! I hope you all had a good weekend. We did, in spite of a little rain! Saturday found us on a little date day adventure. We got tickets at the last minute to Crayfest at the Smack Shack in the North Loop of Minneapolis. It was an outdoor event, so we were a… Continue reading Weekend Adventures
I wanted to talk about my experience at Mucci's Italian Restaurant last week because it was amazing. And I already shared these pictures on FB and Instagram, but I'm still going to share them here, I have been dreaming of this food ever since last Thursday! We started with a salad, since one of our… Continue reading Mucci’s Experience
One of my favorite fall traditions is going to an apple orchard. There's one I loved going to as a child (Pine Tree Apple Orchard in White Bear for you locals) but as an adult I discovered Aamodt's Apple Orchard in Stillwater, MN and Nate and I have enjoyed going there now for a few… Continue reading Apple Orchard Trip 2015
If you've been following me since this spring at least, you may remember that Nate and I planted our own tomato seeds to grow this summer. Nate set up a little grow house in our basement to start them while it was still cold outside and then we transplanted them when the weather was ready.… Continue reading Tomato Explosion