Tag: family activities

Rochester MN Guide to Fall Festivals & Events

Fall is a perfect time to get outside and enjoy the crisp air with your family. There's plenty to check out in Rochester MN with many fall festivals and events planned in the community!

Field Trip Friday: Elba Fire Tower

The Historic Elba Fire Tower is your ticket to touching the clouds. This is the only fire tower available to climb in Southern Minnesota. 

8 Ways to Celebrate the Arrival of Spring in Rochester

If your family is like mine, your hearts ache to just be outside, and to take in the sights, sounds, smells, and feels of Spring.

10 Ways to Make the Most of the In-Between Season

In this in-between time--not quite done with winter, and not fully spring--there are still a lot of ways to enjoy this weird middle season.

8 Places to Burn Energy in Rochester MN

Rochester MN has so many great opportunities for indoor activities to help blow off some steam. Check out the list below of ways to help alleviate pent-up energy while making lasting memories with your family!

Same Heart, New Look: A Sneak Peek of the New Quarry...

The Quarry Hill Nature Center in Rochester MN is set to re-open after a 7 week renovation and we have a sneak peek at all the new and exciting changes!

Scraps In The Fridge: Real Life Games for Families

Wife vetoes each of them until Husband is completely exasperated. Winning the game: Wife finally decides what she is hungry for and just picks something.

What!? It’s August and I Haven’t Started My Summer Bucket List!

 If you, too, had great aspirations but didn’t get around to all the summer joy in June and July, you’re not alone.

Love Language: What Language Does Your Child Speak?

By understanding love language, from the book The Five Love Languages of Children, we can more easily determine the emotional needs of our children.

Grown with Love: Bringing Back the Family Victory Garden

It's time for a victory garden! As a family, we've harvested good food and valuable life lessons from our vegetable garden.