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Halloween versus Fall Festivals

Halloween versus Fall Festivals: My Take on the Debate | Mini Van Dreams

Halloween versus fall festivals – a hot topic this time of year.  Let me start this post by saying… I am a Christian and I believe in God.  I was brought up in a Baptist church and was raised “right” as my parents would say.  This post is about my opinion on the whole Halloween […] Read more…

My 40th Birthday

My 40th Birthday | Mini Van Dreams

Yesterday was my 40th birthday.  I have been dreading this day for about a month.  I was going to be 40.  What have I accomplished?  I have two amazing children, a Master’s degree, a great job, and a handful of great friends.  But, what about that bucket list I made when I turned 30?  I […] Read more…

Oven Baked Ravioli

Oven Baked Ravioli | Mini Van Dreams

I’m not going to lie – I love quick meals that I don’t have to baby sit while they cook.  We love Italian food, but we get so tired of eating spaghetti each week (or some other variation) and lasagna takes too long to make on a week night.  But, this quick oven baked ravioli […] Read more…