Brainerd Lakes Area, Family Activities, Self Care + Wellness, Summer

The Up North Parent Healing Gardens Tour

“Going for a drive” is a simple and relatively inexpensive way to enjoy summer while also taking in the sights, sounds, and attractions that the Up North/Lakes Area has to offer. And anyone who’s lived here for more than one season knows that gardening is a BIG DEAL in this community. Rightfully so since dirt… Read More The Up North Parent Healing Gardens Tour

Golf Features, Product + Service Reviews, Summer

Our Kind of Golf | Wildwedge Mini Golf in Pequot Lakes

This post is made possible by Wildwedge Golf and RV Park, who provided us with a complimentary mini golf and maze adventure, in order to write about our experience. Thank you! In an area with world-renowned golf courses, you’d think chances would be good that the three of us Up North Parent moms might be… Read More Our Kind of Golf | Wildwedge Mini Golf in Pequot Lakes

Kids, Motherhood, Parenting, Summer

Going to the Beach with Kids | 12 Summer Must Haves to Make Beach Trips a Success

Once upon a time, I thought going to the beach was a relaxing, restful way to spend the day. And then I had a baby. Now, a trip to the beach is mostly filled with trying to keep my son Raleigh from stealing other kids’ toys. It doesn’t matter that we brought an entire bag… Read More Going to the Beach with Kids | 12 Summer Must Haves to Make Beach Trips a Success