Tag: family traditions

Our Eastern European Traditional Christmas Dinner

The holidays for me bring back memories of gathering around the large table with my Polish/German family and enjoying the traditional Christmas Eve meal.

Tamales at Christmastime

Around Christmastime, Sandra would start to gather supplies to make traditional Guatemalan tamales. When Sandra made tamales, it wasn’t just one afternoon of cooking and then enjoying a lovely dinner. No, this was a production!

My Love/Hate Relationship With Fall

I have a confession to make (feel free to clutch your pumpkin spice lattes): I don't love fall. In some ways, I kind of hate it.

Home for The Holidays

The first year he worked Christmas Eve and Christmas Day was our son Charlie's first Christmas. He missed egg bake that year. He didn't help me unwrap the INSANE amount of gifts my aunts, uncles and cousins threw at Charlie.

Cultivating a Thankful Family

In our home visual reminders are very helpful at driving our family’s conversations and attitudes. Here is one way we help to cultivate a thankful family.

Ultimate Guide to Rochester MN Holiday Events

Your one-stop shop for all things Holiday Events in Rochester, MN! Check out our Ultimate Guide for things to see and do in our great city!

Valentine’s Day Traditions // For the Family

  I am a big fan of Valentine's Day for many reasons. I love any excuse to show my family that I love them. I...

A New Favorite Rochester Holiday Tradition! | Rochester Trolley & Tour...

Tis the season for Christmas jammies, hot cocoa and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, sledding in the freshly fallen snow, caroling, Gingerbread houses...you name it!...