Category Archives: birthday parties

Sledding at Columbia Golf Course? “Totally EPIC!”

We’ve always loved the sledding at Columbia Park Golf Course. And that was before I realized that that building there? IT SELLS SNACKS! Boasting the steepest slopes in NE Minneapolis, Columbia Golf Course offers different sized hills for all levels … Continue reading

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Holiday Daycare at Como Park: Big fun for little monkeys.

Shopping or no shopping, things get a little kooky-busy this time of year. If only you could have, say, 4 1/2 hours to get a few things done, then maybe the holidays wouldn’t be so filled with frazzle. Enter: “Holiday … Continue reading

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Holiday Open House at Northern Clay Center (the kids will never know you’re shopping)

Every year I have such good intentions to buy holiday gifts that are unique, made by hand, and/or support some sort of great cause. But then, THEN, the holidays sneak up on me and I fall short (yoohoo, Amazon…). Not … Continue reading

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Family Programs at Maplewood Nature Center: Lots of fresh-air fun.

Sometimes you just need a little escape from the city scene. And Maplewood Nature Center is just the place for a nature recharge. This little gem features a cute Visitor Center filled with nature books and interactive displays little ones will … Continue reading

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Simply Jane Toddler Time: Messy fun minus the cleanup.

Wouldn’t it be cool if your little Picasso could unleash their creativity all over the place and little studio elves would clean up the mess? That’s essentially what happens during Toddler Time at Simply Jane Studio. Drop in anytime for … Continue reading

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Free Playtime at Rainbow Play Systems: Where every day is a comfortable 70-ish degrees.

UPDATE: NO MORE FREE DAYS TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS. ONLY PAY-FOR-PLAY (SAD FACE). PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT IF YOU FIND OUT THIS CHANGES. I love the snow. But sometimes it can really cramp your playground-playin’ style. Am I right? Here’s a … Continue reading

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Animal Humane Society Program for Kids: Two paws up.

We’re kinda dog lovers in our house (UNDERSTATEMENT ALERT!). Our dog Chewie! came to us from the Humane Society via the HART Shelter in Brainerd. That’s why when I found about these kids programs at Animal Humane Society, I just had to tell … Continue reading

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