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We handed out potatoes for Halloween.

This year, our Halloween candy bowl had potatoes mixed in. That’s right, potatoes. As it turns out, some kids love potatoes. This all started when my wife read something about someone else who did this and how kids loved it. Seemed like a fun thing to do on Halloween, so we thought we’d give it […]

Kitty Piddle Pop – It’s SODAsgusting

We visited Minnesota’s Largest Candy Store over the weekend and I picked up some Kitty Piddle pop. It’s supposed to be SODAsgusting, but it was pretty good. It’s pineapple orange flavor and I’d recommend it. Avery’s makes other great gross flavors too like Bug Barf, Alien Snot, Worm Ooze, and Unicorn Yack, among others. If […]

Grill sweet corn for easy, tasty corn.

Over the weekend we grilled sweet corn for the first time. Not only was it super simple, but it also tasted great. To make corn on the grill, you simply put the grill on low/medium heat, put the corn on, husks and all, and grill for about 20 minutes rotating every 5 minutes. Basically, you’re […]

While on Vacation Try Something New

When on vacation, it’s always good to check out some of the local restaurants and see if you can find something new and different. We had Butterbeer (both regular and frozen and frozen was much better), Gillywater, M&M pancakes, Oreo waffles, burger and fries that came in a 50s style car, and strawberry pina colada pancakes […]

M&M Tree

Lily asked me what I wanted for Father’s Day that didn’t exist so I said an M&M tree. Sure enough, when I got home tonight, I had an M&M tree waiting for me. I hope it’s an ever-producing tree.