Sneaking In Movie Theater Snacks

We love to go to the movies and probably catch a showing every other week (in addition to movies at home).  Increasingly, we catch shows on $5 Tuesdays. This past Tuesday, we caught the original White Christmas (in VistaVision!) on the big screen at the theater near us that features the reclining, first class airline-style…

Christmas Trees By The Numbers

We used the extra time we had this weekend when our son was home from college to put up our Christmas tree.  We go all out when it comes to our Christmas tree and have a big collection of colorful, mercury glass ornaments.  Our ceilings are 12 foot high, so it takes a big tree…

What’s In Your Wallet – Cash?

We went to the Minnesota State Fair about a week ago and enjoyed all of the greasy food, unique exhibits, and saw Stevie Nicks in concert.  Our State Fair, which lasts for 12 days, is the second biggest fair in the United States with attendance of almost 2 million people.  One thing the fair excels…