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Have You Ever…? (The Food Edition)


Food.  We need it to survive.  Some of us may just leave it at that.  But, then there are some of us who: travel just to eat certain foods, love to cook every single day, wander the aisles of the grocery store just because, read cookbooks instead of the latest novel, and search out new restaurants to try every single…

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How to Have A Summer of Firsts


Today is the beginning of summer vacation for my kids, and no way did I want to hear “I’m bored” on the very first day!  So, we are starting the summer off at a new vacation destination just a few hours from home.  We are sliding, floating, and swimming through the Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells for the next few…

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Ice Cream

Food Firsts – What’s New in the Grocery Store for Summer 2017


It’s finally summer, and that means there’s a new batch of fun summertime foods in the grocery stores!  I walked through four stores this past week, and here are some of the new foods that I found. (This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  Read my full disclosure policy here.) Breakfast: The regular Belvita biscuits are a great breakfast, and…

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Standing on eggs

10 Easy Ways to Add Some Family Fun to Your Monday-Thursday


Time goes by too fast!  Especially during the school year.  Each night is homework, dinner, sports, meetings and time spent getting ready for tomorrow.  We live for the weekend, and are worn out on Sunday night from having too much fun packed into those two days!  I’ve found 10 easy things that any family can do to add some “weekend”…

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A Pretty Big First!


Well, this is quite a first.  The FIRST post on my blog!  Wow!  Time for the fun to begin!  I am so excited to share my and my family’s first experiences in food, travel, and family fun.  I’ll be sharing the good, the bad, and the firsts that will not be turning into seconds. I hope to use this blog…

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