Everyday Life

Turkey Necks and Giblets, Oh My!

Turkey Necks and Giblets | Mini Van Dreams

Each year around Thanksgiving, I always get a chuckle about the first turkey I ever made on my own.  It was an eye-opening experience at the crack of dawn – one I have never lived it down. Pulling a turkey neck out of a raw turkey is not for the faint of heart.  Since then, […]

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You Have To Wake Up Pretty Early

dad-mom on the run x2

Today is April Fool’s Day.  I thought about playing some crazy prank… taking down the blog or announcing I was running for mayor, but instead decided to tell a funny story about my dad.  Many of you know, my dad passed away suddenly several years ago while he was in the break room at work. […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Subway Art Free Printable

free printable: st patricks day subway art via mini van dreams

In today’s pandemic environment, many of us practicing social distancing.  With restaurants and bars closing early, groceries scrambling to stay stocked, and recommendations to avoid crowds, St. Patrick’s Day might not be very festive this year.  But, never fear, I’ve got you covered… A St. Patrick’s Day Subway Art free printable is on tap today […]

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Valentines Day Subway Art Free Printable

Valentine's Day Subway Art | Mini Van Dreams

Pssst… tomorrow is Valentine’s Day!  If you are looking for an inexpensive Valentine’s Day gift, look no further!  If you are looking for something festive to hang in your office or cubicle, you’ve come to the right place!  Print out this super cute and free Valentines Day Subway Art printable.  You can use it “as […]

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