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Oktoberfest in and around Green Bay

Oktoberfest Celebrations In and Around Green Bay

Tis the season! Beer, food, music, and fun! In fact, as soon as the leaves start to change I am pretty certain nearly everyone claims some German ancestry.  The great news is there are still many family-friendly Oktoberfest celebrations left to enjoy. Let us know your favorite!

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Miller

Saying Goodbye to Miller

Wrigley and Miller were our kids until they weren’t. We welcomed a son and then a daughter and then two more sons. The attention given became less, but the love only grew. I didn’t really view Miller as my child anymore. He was my trusted and beloved friend and counselor.

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Green Bay Area Moms Blog Turns One

Happy Birthday! Green Bay Area Moms Blog Turns One!

It has been so rewarding to witness this community of parents come together to listen and support one another. And, every single day I am blown away by the fantastic group of contributors who take something none of us have enough of…time…to share their stories. Parenting can be overwhelming, but these voices let us know […]

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Minivan Anniversary

“Happy” Anniversary :: My First Anniversary as a Minivan Owner

The love stories. They are everywhere. Blogs, youtube videos. The minivan gets some major love via social media. Maybe all those love stories built my expectations up too high. Letdown was inevitable. Don’t get me wrong, I fully recognize the practicality of the van.  With four young kids it made total sense for us. The […]

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A Family Guide to the Wisconsin State Fair

A Family Guide to the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair

We partnered with our friends at the Wisconsin State Fair. Our opinions and slight obsession with fair food are 100% genuine.July…soon it will be a distant memory. It seems as though summer is going by way too quickly, but the arrival of August means one thing: the Wisconsin State Fair! Gates open August 3rd and […]

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