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Beginning of the Best Summer Break

This week is Toy Story week, but today was less toy themed.  Today we went strawberry picking, because it is supposed to rain the rest of this week and it is strawberry season! 125 more words

Fun on the (Flower) Farm: Blooms, Butterflies & Tractor Rides

There’s no denying that floral shops and supermarket aisles are ripe with bouquet options these days. But just imagine if you had fields of fauna to choose from for your next flower arrangement (not to mention how blown your flower-child’s mind would be when they found out that they could pick and pick until their heart’s content).  350 more words

Outdoor Fun

rainbow chard

We are fortunate to have a wonderful, monthly farmers’ market close to us. We try to get there every month … and consider it a successful outing if we manage to come home with a few little gems and only a small bag of macarons. 25 more words


Pick Your Own Strawberries and Blueberries

It’s almost that time of year again! Strawberry season is just around the corner, and here in Fayetteville that means it’s time to pull out the straw hats and the sunscreen and go pick your own. 223 more words

Ft. Bragg

#27 - Pumpkin patch

We’ve never picked our own pumpkin before, and I thought that it was the sort of family-friendly activity that screams to be made into a tradition, so on the list it went!   28 more words

Completed Things

Pumpkin soup & pumpkin pie recipes!

We had such a wonderful time going to the farm, choosing our pumpkins then coming home and cooking with them! What a fab experience for children! 348 more words


Paint This City Green

Hello! I’ve been thinking a lot about this blog lately, and realized that the name does not match my intentions. At first I hoped to create a space to promote living waste free while also heavily highlighting local businesses and products within Minnesota. 551 more words