Category: fun

Mac – Still a Climber!

When I joined the Y, I was happy to hear that even without the kids becoming members, I could take Mac to the climbing wall in the gym whenever it was open (a couple hours a day, a few days a week). He was very excited to try it! He caught on fast and was […]


Family in the Fall

We’ve had some great family time this fall! We spent a day of MEA break back at the Waterpark at The Depot. Everyone seemed to enjoy the big pool this year! We also tried out the “pumpkin patch” at Veteran’s Park. I had a coupon, so we thought we’d see what it was all about. […]


Richfield Outdoor Pool

This summer we decided to take advantage of an offer online for a discount on family passes to the Richfield Outdoor Pool. We had heard good things about it and had driven by it enough that we thought we might be ready. I wasn’t sure if I’d ever be able to take all three kids […]


Madison Visit: Little Amerricka

Our next outing for this second trip to Madison was to Little Amerricka, a small amusement park in Marshall, WI. I had never been there, but I was so glad Clare suggested it. It was fantastic! They have a small train you can ride out through the Wisconsin countryside and other amusement park rides that […]


Madison Visit: The Farm

We took another trip to Madison later in the summer for a long weekend. Jeremy was able to join us this time for the first part of the trip. One of the days, we took a trip out to my cousin’s farm for a nice breakfast, some play time and a tractor ride! Vivian was […]


Oma & Opa’s Summer Visit

Every summer we look forward to a visit from Oma & Opa. This year the kids were especially fun – they are old enough now that even though a lot of time passes between our visits, they remember Oma & Opa well! We were able to go on some outings, have picnics and spend some […]