A Twin Cities Staycation: TownePlace Suites Mall of America

Over the long 4th of July weekend, we had the opportunity to enjoy a little stay cation at TownePlace Suites Mall of America. I’m not sure we’ve ever stayed at a TownePlace Suites but they are owned by Marriott and I know we’ve stayed at Marriott’s before. We loved our overnight. First of all my […]

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My 13th Stitch Fix

My 13th Stitch Fix came over the weekend and it was a good one! I was excited to see some things right away in the box that I knew I would love. Now comes the hard part- making decisions!! Here’s what I got: 41Hawthorn Carla Crochet Detail Blouse $58 I have a few other tops […]

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Three Things To Know Before You Go: A Year with Frog and Toad at Children’s Theatre Company

This past weekend my little girls and I had the opportunity to attend opening night of A Year with Frog and Toad at Children’s Theatre Company. We are huge fans of both CTC and Arnold Lopel’s Frog and Toad books so we were pretty excited. In true form, Children’s Theatre Company did NOT disappoint. It […]

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My 12th Stitch Fix

My 12th Stitch Fix came several weeks ago now and I was so excited. It’s that time of year that I’m just a little bit tired of my wardrobe and was so excited to add a few new things to get me through to spring and also get me excited for spring. I’ll be honest, […]

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The Mitsubishi Outlander SEL Takes Us to Magnolia Market

As Miss E’s 8th birthday approached this past fall, J and I decided that while there are many things we could get her for her birthday one thing that would mean a lot for her would be special one on one time. She has always been our kid that has craved that individual time and […]

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My 11th Stitch Fix

My 11th Stitch Fix came over this past weekend. I was extra excited about getting this one because after my last fix I requested a friend of mine to be my StitchFix stylist. Seriously, if you know someone who is a Stitch Fix stylist, request them to style you. There’s something special about them actually […]

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On Feeling Tender

I always feel extra tender this time of year. Like the wind could bring tears to my eyes. Two weeks ago now my mom would have turned 60 and three days from now my Miss E turns 8. It’s this strange pull between sad and happy, happy and sad. Nine years ago now, nearly to […]

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Guest Post: Stomp! at Ordway through Sunday!

I was invited to Stomp! at the Ordway and sent my sister, Adrianne and her boyfriend in my place. Below is their review. All words and opinions are hers and no compensation has been exchanged between the Ordway and myself. **** I will never look at a broom in the same way again. As the […]

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My TENTH Stitch Fix

My TENTH Stitch Fix came last month. TEN! I can’t believe it! If you remember I wasn’t at all impressed with my last fix. As a matter of fact, it’s the one and only time I’ve returned the entire fix. I had kind of forgotten I had another one scheduled until it was at my […]

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Sever’s Fall Festival Celebrates 20 Years! *Giveaway*

Sever’s Fall Festival is celebrating their 20th year this fall and it’s no surprise to me that families love including them in their fall traditions. My family had the opportunity to visit Sever’s for our first time this past weekend. I am a big, huge fan of all things fall so the idea of checking […]

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