Tag Archive: summer

Swimming By The Ruins of an Old Mill

Swimming By The Ruins of an Old Mill 5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 2, Day 2 Old Mill Park Nate has been working on the RV a lot recently.  He took off a week of work and spent most of…
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How to Make Slime

How to Make Slime Cupcake begged me for months to make slime.  With busy school schedules, we barely had time to breathe, much less, attempt a new, potentially messy and time-consuming craft.  I promised her that we would make slime…
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A Park Merges Rich History With Green Design

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 5 Spring Lake Park, Schaar’s Bluff Spring Lake Park is one of my favorite places to take walks with the family.  The views are breathtaking, the trails are very well maintained and there…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 4

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 4 Minnehaha Creek Trail I haven’t been to Minnehaha Falls for awhile, so I was really looking forward to our hike.  Minnehaha Falls feels like home.  My Maternal Grandparents used to live not…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 3

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 3 Hay Creek For day three, we drove to Red Wing to check out the Hay Creek Cross Country Trail.  The kids loved playing with the tongue twister of a name after I…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 2

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 2 Lebanon Hills, Jensen Lake Trail Originally, the weather forecast predicted thunderstorms.  We delayed our hike due to some destructive storms we’ve had recently.  I wouldn’t want to be halfway through a hike…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 1

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 1 Today was the first day of our workout challenge!  I have been looking forward to this for quite awhile and I’m so glad we planned it.  Exercise sometimes needs a bit of…
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5 Week Workout Challenge

5 Week Workout Challenge It’s almost summer!  With one week of school left for my kiddos, planning summer activities is a necessity.  If the summer isn’t planned, it flies by and nothing much happens.  For the last few weeks, I’ve…
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