Road Trips with Kids

Not only did I travel with kids, but I traveled with kids on my own. No husband to help entertain them or keep them safe. It was all up to me. Looking back, it was empowering, though, to travel that far with the kids all by myself. And I created so many wonderful memories with them that I’ll treasure in my heart forever. So, it was all worth it.

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Beating the Heat in the South

So, if you’re from Texas or Alabama or Florida, you’ll probably be laughing at this blog post. If you’re from Tennessee, you’ll probably laugh at this blog post. Cripes. If you’re from Northern Illinois, you’re laughing at this blog post. You have to understand. I live in Wisconsin.  And not just anywhere in Wisconsin, along Lake Michigan. In central Wisconsin. It’s cold here. And we do actually have a summer for about six weeks, but it’s what the south would say is a cool summer. It takes some getting used to. But once you adjust, the heat of the south feels…like…unbearable. It’s so hot there. So hot. So how do you beat the heat of the south? And not just the heat, but the God awful humidity? Here’s how us northerners do it.

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Charleston Road Trip

I’m going to take a little break from blogging about my kitchen renovation and write a bit about my recent vacation to Charleston, South Carolina. My kitchen project will be done soon, so there will be more to report on, but my vacation was so inspiring that I wanted to have a few entries about it as well.

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