Here in Minnesota, you can’t help but get used to the bitter cold. Yes, we all complain about the endless sub-zero temps. But at the end of the day, we all know the frigid cold is part of what makes us “the bold north.”
So if you can’t beat the cold, you join it by taking advantage of all that winter has to offer. Continue reading “EMBRACE THE WINTER & WARM THE SOUL AT AN ICE BAR”
There are few things in life I love more than surrounding myself with nature and taking a moment to breathe it all in. It’s simple. Nature feels like home. That’s why I make a point to scout out beautiful views and then enjoy it. It might take some effort to get there, whether it’s paddling, portaging, or hiking. In the end, the effort is worth it.
Continue reading “Just chilling and swinging”
I love clean hair, but I know it's not always possible when I'm up at the cabin for a long weekend. The mineral-rich water that most cabins have can make it a challenge to lather shampoo and even causes your hair to look flat, dry, and frizzy. If you get your hair colored, Continue reading “CABIN HAIR, DON’T CARE”
I’m told lake trout is the “unicorn” of all freshwater fish. I can’t say I disagree! It takes patience to hook one on, patience to reel it in, and patience to net it successfully. Plus, it’s super pretty with a pink-hued inside. Lake trout is unique because it’s easy to prepare and cook. I’ll get to that in a second. Continue reading “SIMPLE, FRESH LAKE TROUT RECIPE”