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5 Ways To Help The Birds Stay Alive Right Now
The snow set some records in the Rochester area but it is Spring...and that right there is where the problem comes in for our birds. All of their food that they typically find is under all that heavy, beautiful snow. Here are a few simple ways to help them find food and keep them alive and kid-fri…
Watch Out! Road Signage Changed On Busy Rochester Road
I was driving in NE Rochester the other day and noticed some angry drivers as they started to turn North after they left 48th Street NE. Honking, interesting hand signals and a lot of speeding up to cut people off were taking place. I'm pretty sure a change in signage is to blame...and if you…
Rochester Mom's Legacy Continues After Battle With Brain Cancer
This Rochester mom found out that she had brain cancer when she was 22 weeks along in the pregnancy of her second child. Her life ended earlier than anyone would expect for a young mom but Erin continues to have a positive impact on others today.
Best SNL "Commercial" That All Women Will Understand
O.M.G. I am literally on the studio floor laughing. SNL came up with one of the funniest bits I have seen since Justin Timerblake was on as a guest. This one is geared for moms though and I can almost guarantee that anyone with kids, with a couch or thought about hitting the gym will understand.
Rochester Mom Finds Kid Friendly Movie That She Actually Liked
There are some movies and shows that I watch with my kids that make me want to wear earplugs. When the kiddos were little it was a lot of Barney, Dora, and The Backyardigans. The songs. The dancing. The costumes…or whatever you call some of those things, too much and I got mommy burnout. I fo…
Top 5 Meals We Couldn't Stand To Eat When We Were Kids
Growing up, we all had that one meal that someone spent tons of time on but when it came time to shove it down our throats, every second was torture. We’ve got the Top 5 worst meals that we had to eat growing up – all submitted by you!
32 Students Made Rochester Proud At State Science Fair
Pipets, experiments, petri dishes, data and poster boards - just a few of the things that students in Rochester have been consumed with the past few months. All of the work and research led up to one important weekend for 32 students in Rochester, the State Science & Engineering Fair.
Zucchini Chips: A Healthy Recipe That Is Really Easy
I'm trying to make some healthier foods for my family (and me) and being a loser in the kitchen makes this challenging. If you follow me on Instagram, you've probably seen the pictures of fire and burned food. ;) I found something though that tastes good, is super easy and I can nibble …
Tips On How To Save A Few Dollars At Target Field
I’m so excited for the Minnesota Twins this year! We've got our tickets for a few games but have learned that taking a family to the game can get spendy. I’ve figured out a few tips to help save some cash at Target Field.
Do You Know The Owner Of This Ring?
Kims Nails Salon recently found a treasured item that belongs to someone and the hunt is on for the owner. Show that Minnesota Nice spirit and help spread the word by sharing this information with those you know!

Yoga in the Vines! (and yes...there is wine!)
We’ve been sitting indoors way too long this winter! It is time to stretch, let the stress of the snow melt away. You can make all this happen at a vineyard in Southeast Minnesota...and there is wine!
The Best Family Game For Laughs!
Looking for a family game that will bring you TONS of laughs! I tried one out and we had so much fun! Celebrities are even getting on board with this one and sharing their videos – which are pretty funny.
"Where's Waldo" Has Been Found on Google Maps
Do you remember the "Where's Waldo?" pictures? Now you can find Waldo and all of his friends on Google Maps! I thought it was a bit of an April Fools joke at first but this is actually a real thing...and it is fun for kids AND adults!
KOA Campgrounds Is Giving Away An RV To A Lucky Camper!
Dust off those tents and sleeping bags because camping season is officially open in Southeast Minnesota! If the fresh air and fireside friendships aren’t enough to get you camping, KOA has a pretty amazing giveaway that will help you camp in style! I'm also sharing a few tips for those …
Is "Circle Me Bert" over at Twins Games?
Nothing says summer like heading to Target Field for a baseball game! Our family loves going to see the Minnesota Twins and we've even spent hours decorating huge signs so we could try to have Bert Blyleven circle us! This year, we might need to put those sign making skills into garage sale s…
Local Mom Says Child Disappeared on School Picture Day
School Picture Day! When your kids are photogenic, these pictures are truly just magical every single time – no matter what the hair or clothes look like. A new spin on picture day has taken that magic to a whole new level…making children disappear.