Tags » Minnesota Living

The Quints

The geese have quints.  After several weeks on the nest, mom now sits under her babies, who love to nestle in the fold between her wing and back.   71 more words

Minnesota Living

Men are from Mars, laundry is from Venus

Laundry is my favorite household chore. In fact, it is the only household chore that I enjoy doing. Still, I don’t complain when HE does the laundry and would gladly give up any and all forms of housework to anyone that will take them. 499 more words

And just like that, it's winter.

I know Minnesota is referred to as Minne-snow-ta, but come on! It’s November 11th and we already have snow on the ground, and a good amount at that. 452 more words


Our State Fair is the Best State Fair!

We went to the Minnesota State Fair yesterday. Crazy, record-setting crowds! It was us and 53,000 smiling people loving the day. And 200,000 more people who were determined to get their money out of the $5 coupon book they bought at the entrance. 592 more words

Minnesota Living

When it's Hot, thank the Lord

Yes, it’s hot and I want to thank you Lord, for air conditioning.

I’m serious. I want to formally and officially thank our Good Lord for air conditioning, because without the ability to escape the heat for a bit and sleep at night, I’d be one crabby, nasty, terribly unpleasant human being to live with. 577 more words

Witness to Miracles

If you’ve been married as long as I have, sometimes you have to go through some tough times to be reminded why you love your spouse so much. 248 more words

Finding Purpose In The Seemingly Purposeless

Muddling Through

When I woke up this morning, it was actually 28. Mind you, the date on the calendar is April 2, and yet the temp has barely topped 43 degrees for months. 767 more words