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Where’s Wall-E? Can you find him?

I’m a fan of the Where’s Waldo books for some reason so when I came across Where’s Wall-E I couldn’t stop looking for him until I found him. It took a few minutes, but I found him; along with a lot of other cool robots! This robot art comes via hopewellstudios.com.

Parades are so much fun when you’re a kid.

Lily went to her first parade over the weekend and I think it was almost more than she could take in, but she enjoyed it. From the horses to the floats to the candy, there was always something to look at and something to do. When floats played music, we danced. When there was something being handed […]

Taking a ride on the carousel.

Lily has been really excited to go to the fair this year and tonight was the night. She loved the cows, horses and all the people. Most of all, she loved the carousel. It was mom’s idea to go for a ride and it was a fantastic idea. From the moment the horse started to move, […]

10 years can really change a guy. Just ask Dexter.

Remember watching Dexter’s Laboratory in the 90’s? Well watching Dexter now is just not the same. He’s all grown up, has a new job and might be a little crazy. His sister is still annoying though.

How to get free passes to the MN Zoo and other great places.

Did you know that some Minnesota libraries have free passes to all sorts of MN destinations? We were lucky enough to get our hands on a MN Zoo pass last week and the whole family got into to the zoo for free! We got to feed the baby goats, see the fish, lions and all […]

Spoiling Lily and getting great deals.

When you have a kid, you realize how expensive they can be. However, with a little bit of looking, you can find great deals. Lily loves to swing, so we looked at getting her a swing for the back yard. We went back and forth on the decision until we found the one we wanted on […]

Waconia has a pretty nice beach.

We’ve only been to the beach one other time since we’ve lived in Waconia and that was for picnic. But today we decided to check it out and go for a swim. The setup is very nice, there is play equipment and picnic tables on the grass and there is plenty of beach for everyone. […]

101 Things To Do With Your Toddler

Looking for something to do with your toddler? Here are 101 ideas! Some of them you already do and others are a little weird. All look like fun though. Color Blow Bubbles Play Hide-and-Seek Peek-a-Boo Play Chase Do Finger-plays Sing a song Collect rocks in a basket Make an obstacle course out of cushions and/or […]