Danielle Ladwig

Danielle grew up in a small, rural North Dakota town before attending university in Fargo. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and has an associate's degree in Sign Language Interpreting. She and her husband, Andrew, have been married for six years and have three beautiful kids together. Danielle decided before she had her second child to be a stay-at-home mom. While life gets insane at times, she's happy to have other stay-at-home mom friends she can share the ups and downs of parenting with. She loves to find a good deal, bake, and spend time with her family.
Brainerd, MN.

Road Trip from Fargo: Things to Do in Brainerd & Nisswa, MN

Need some lake time? How about a nice change of scenery? Look no further than the Brainerd area in Minnesota! It is a 2.5 hour drive from Fargo (staying on Highway 10 for majority...

Where to Find the Little Red Reading Bus This Summer

Summer is here and I know many of us are trying to figure out how to keep our kids engaged in reading. Enter the West Fargo Library and The Little Red Reading Bus! It is...
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In the Trenches: Life with 3+ Young Kids Close in Age

Potty training. Grabbing a snack. Diaper changing. Making a bottle and sippy cups. Life with multiple young kids close in age can sometimes seem like an endless cycle. And this stage of life is something...
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Kid-Friendly Breakfast Recipes for Fall

Waking up to the cool fall mornings and sipping on a nice hot cup of coffee is relaxing, but what makes it better is a warm cozy breakfast for the whole family. You maybe...
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Road Trip from Fargo: Storybook Land in Aberdeen, SD

Children's fairytales and fables are always popular. From the 'Three Little Pigs' to 'Humpty Dumpty' to 'Old McDonald' and more. And what better way to see them all play out than in person at...
5 Weekend Trips

Things to Do in Bismarck with Kids

Trying to think of something fun to do for a weekend? Maybe go on a 'shorter' road trip? Look no further than a trip out west - there's so many things to do with...

Day Trip from Fargo: Things to Do in Detroit Lakes

The weather is warm and the sun is shining. What are you going to do with the kids today? Go to Detroit Lakes! A fun day waiting for you, just a short (less than one hour!)...
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7 Slow Cooker Recipes Your Family Will Love

  It's that time of year where everything and everyone are freezing. And nothing is better than coming home to a warm, delicious meal.  As a busy mom, one of my favorite appliances in the kitchen...

What Do You REALLY Need for a New Baby?

Congratulations! You're having a baby! All the emotions that come with finding out you are carrying a little one can be exciting, overwhelming, and a bit nerve-wracking. Especially as you begin to think, "What do...
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Tips to Prevent Gift-Giving Overload

, The gift-giving season is here! Cue the magical feeling of seeing Christmas lights, Christmas songs being played 24/7, and the excitement in your children's eyes. The next thought is probably of Christmas gifts. About what to...