Happy 10th Birthday Lily!

Happy Birthday to my sweet girl. This time it’s double digits! Lily had a great time with her family and friends over the past few days. First, we had grandparents and uncles up for some yard games and ice cream cake. Then we had a family day. Followed by a trip to Valleyfair with a […]

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No Soliciting. Seriously, don’t make it weird.

There’s a lot of contractors going door to door since the hail storm so we put up a sign.  So far it’s been pretty effective. Here is the full size version of the Grumpy Cat No Soliciting Sign if you want a copy. It’s good to note that I didn’t create this, I found it […]

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Super Father’s Day

For Father’s Day, my daughter made me a super gift. Six jars, all super hero themed and filled with different items. Ironman – Almond M&Ms Thor – Cheesy Chex Mix Batman – Lemonade Drink Mix Captain America – Junior Mints Flash – Hot Tamales Spiderman – DQ Gift Card It was a very cool idea […]

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Fun at the Park

There’s a lot of parks in our old town and we visited one of our favorites tonight. The “castle park” at Bayview Elementary in Waconia is always fun even if we’re a bit bigger now.

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Built an owl box. – Now waiting for an owl.

Today I finished building an owl box and I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. I followed instructions from Four Oaks Crafts and they were pretty good. I’m not the most skilled when it comes to building things, so I’m excited it turned out. Why did I create an owl box? Well, I hear […]

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Color your bonfires this summer with Mystical Fire.

On a whim, I picked up one pack of Mystical Fire that said it’d change the color of the flames on our bonfires. Turns out, it works! The item I bought was from Wish (my review of Wish) and costs me two whole dollars. I threw in one pack and I didn’t have very high […]

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