Travel without leaving your couch

I’d been thinking recently of ways for Mark and I to satisfy our travel bug during the school year, when travel is hard to fit in to our schedules. This tweet caught my eye and I started exploring. Never been…

Vegetable gardening with dummies

I’d been saying all winter that I wanted to replace our long neglected flower bed with a small vegetable garden. Surprising even to me, we followed through on it! On Memorial Day weekend, we sent the kids to my parents’…

Lanesboro Rhubarb Festival

When I came across a blurb about Lanesboro’s Rhubarb Festival in the Pioneer Press travel section a few weeks ago, I knew immediately I had to go. The very same day, my mom asked if we wanted to go camping…