When I'm not on the radio I stay busy with my 3 kiddos, hubby, chickens, and a 100 lb "puppy". I would also like to shiplap my entire house and have been known to make a wall out of pallets. *thanks, Fixer Upper* My passion though is helping others and for years I did that by working with teen moms, teaching cycle classes, working with cancer survivors and punching a boxing bag.
Fun Picnic Ideas With Kids…And A Safety Reminder For Parents!
Picnics with all the fresh fruits and veggies are one of my favorite things about summer with my kiddos. Here are some tips to help you have the best picnic with your little ones...and safer meals for them too!
FREE! Family-Friendly Movies In Rochester Theaters This Summer!
The countdown to summer has started, and in my house, that means we have summer fun to plan. I let my kids write out a list of things they want to do over the summer and this fun, free activity always ends up on the list.
How You Can Help A 17-Year-Old Still In Coma After Terrible Car Accident
On May 15th, we shared a story about an accident where a 17-year-old girl, Megan Erie, was injured. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family and Megan with the costs of her medical care.
Did You See That Person In Rochester Taking Selfie’s With A Red Nose?
Why in the world is Jessica wearing a red nose? That’s probably what several people were wondering as I was taking selfies all around Rochester. It was all for a great cause though and I got some great pictures!
Worst Thing Parents Do At Their Kids’ Games In Rochester
Take the title of “Soccer Mom”, “Football Mom”, “Baseball Mom”, “Swim Mom” or whatever sport your child is part of…there are unsportsmanlike behaviors happening on the sidelines that we should talk about.
The 9 People You Will Meet At A Graduation Ceremony in Minnesota
The schools and officials in the district have always been concerned about the students causing a scene at graduation. The people we should really be concerned about are these characters that can be found in the stands cheering on the graduates.
Top 5 Gifts For High School Graduates
Caps and gowns, parties, food, and family all mean one thing…it is graduation time! If you’ve got a party to attend, take these suggestions and tips for the graduate gift. I got a lot of suggestions from the Y105FM Facebook page too and shared that below.
Baseball Is At Risk Of Being Canceled For Many Kids This Summer
I can't imagine a summer without baseball. The sad news was shared with families that the baseball season for many 4th and 5th graders throughout Rochester might be canceled. A final plea for volunteer coaches has been made and some of the youngest in our community need your help.
Best Pie Shop In Southeast Minnesota Is Back Open!
The best pie shop in Southeast Minnesota is back open for the summer! Aroma Pie Shoppe in Whalen, MN, has the tastiest and best pie available and is well worth the drive.
Mom Quotes That Should Be Famous (sent in by kids all over Minnesota!)
Growing up, we hear many lessons, tips and pieces of advice from our parents. Some of the best though are from our moms. This Mother's Day, we took quotes that were sent in by kids all over Southeast Minnesota and helped make moms famous.