Like many parents, I am entering into Summer feeling a mixture of excitement and trepidation. On the one hand I’m like, “Yay, we get to sleep in!” But then, “Holy crap what am I going to do with these children for 82 days.” Yes. I counted. So, I had my 7-year-old sit down and make …

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The first group of pics are at my sister’s cabin in Northern MN. We had a couple of days with just the four of us. We explored the Cuyuna mountain bike trail system a little more and Robb caught a huge dogfish and we swam in the lake and lounged on the deck and slept …

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July takes us to Northern Minnesota to lake-hop around to see family and friends. This year we spent the Fourth of July week at my sister’s cabin, then we head over for our college get together next weekend. These two weeks usually hold some of my favorite times of the year. No schedule. The kids …

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