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52 Project, Week 29: Summer Trees

52 Project, Week 29: Summer Trees Summer is such a brief time in Minnesota.  It’s a few short months of sunshine, warmth, and greenery.  We can temporarily shed our many layers and don clothing that exposes our skin.  We wear sandals…
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8 Tips to Survive Camping With Severe Allergies

8 Tips to Survive Camping With Severe Allergies Camping with allergies can be difficult, but it’s not impossible!  Like most things with severe allergies, camping takes a lot of planning and preparing.  Adding in allergy planning takes just a step further…
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Getting Lost on Norberg Trail

Getting Lost on Norberg Trail Camping, Day 6 When I was researching the area for things to do, I saw Norberg Trail as one of the highlights.  It looked breathtakingly beautiful.  With the rain and our busy schedule, we didn’t…
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Checking Out Ely, Minnesota

Checking Out Ely, Minnesota 3rd Day of Camping I woke up to the sun making glowing shadows on the roof of our tent as it passed through the leaves on the trees.  Already I could feel the sun warming the…
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If At First, You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 5, Day 1 Schaar’s Bluff After getting sick, we missed week 5 of our workout challenge.  Rather than give up, I thought it would be best to try again.  I’m using the old proverb, “If…
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4 Year Old Adventure

4 Year Old Adventure 5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 4 The big kids went to the drive in with Grandma and Grandpa, so Princess and I decided to go on an adventure.  We went on a walk downtown…
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The Only Covered Bridge In Minnesota!

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 3 2nd Convention Day, Covered Bridge Park The second day of the “Don’t Give Up!” convention was great!  I felt bad for the people next to us because the kids had to get…
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