You at 100%
Read the latest news and advice about living your life at 100%.
One Woman’s Path Towards Life @ 100 Percent Thank you for letting me submit this blog! I have read the rest of them on this site over the past year, and have been so impressed with all of the good experience and wisdom shared. What a wonderful way to look at life,...
Parties, baking, shopping, decorating, concerts, traditions, expectations; it’s a busy time of year and it all adds up. Now add your significant other and their families into it. Here’s my simple suggestion: pick one or two things that are really important to you and...
A unique and challenging road in life is that of self-discovery. Decades of challenges usually proves to make us better people, both inside and out. If not, it can lead us to bitterness and unhappiness. I have discovered at the age of 58 that I love my life. Clearly...
I used to a have a little sign on my desk that said, “Today's Agenda: Get Through It.” I bought it during a difficult time in my life and my career. I was barely hanging on, running on empty, and feeling the weight of responsibility for a program, staff, and budget....
When asked to write my blog a couple of months ago, I’m like, “Yeah, I can do that, no problem!” A few days before deadline and a friendly reminder in my email, I wondered, “Why I didn’t do it right away?” When thinking about it, I realized I’m one of those people...
What exactly does it mean to live wholeheartedly? Many days I just feel overwhelmed by all of the demands put upon me—family, home, work, friends, deadlines, and this doesn’t even include time for myself to be still and quiet and exercise! So how do you balance...
Coming from a high stress job that involved almost 50 percent travel, my work life balance was nonexistent. I couldn’t plan in advance, or know that I was going to be home in time to make an important event. Making a huge career change was the catalyst I needed to be...
When Balsam Lake Unity School art teachers Craig Zipperer and Jennifer Vos Benkowski asked their students who would like to participate in expressing what living life at 100 percent meant them, two hands went up enthusiastically in each classroom. In celebration of...
Living life at 100 percent for me is stepping out of my comfort zone and putting myself through the unknown and trusting in the best outcomes regardless of the situations. This core belief is what has carved my journey, which started in a small town of 2,797 people at...
When I initially contemplated writing about what living Life at 100 Percent means to me, I’ll admit, I was relatively skeptical. As a surgeon, wife and mother to a preschooler and infant, there is not a lot of time left for some of the soul refreshing activities that...
Life at 100% Events and Activities
Find out what’s happening to help you live life at 100%—or to just have a great time in the St. Croix Valley.
Saturday, February 22
Moonlight Snowshoeing at Chateau St. Croix Winery
4:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: 1998 WI-87, St. Croix Falls
Moonlight snowshoeing on ice luminary lit trail, horse-drawn wagon rides, outdoor fire, s’mores, live music with “Scapegoat,” indoor vendors, mulled wine, appetizers and more.
Cost: $40 per person
Saturday, February 22
SnoFest 2020 Vintage Snowmobile Show
Noon to 5:00pm
Whitetail Wilderness Bar & Grill
27225 WI-35, Webster
Vintage snowmobile show, medallion search, meat raffles, 50/50 money drawings and more!
Event hosted by and proceeds to the Central Burnett County Fair Association..
Sunday, February 23
Sunday Snowshoe at Wisconsin Interstate Park
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Check out a free pair of wooden snowshoes at the visitor center, first-come, first-served, some child sizes available.
Cost: Park sticker required.
Friday February 28
Sunset Snowshoe Hike
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Crex Meadows Wildlife Area
102 Crex Ave, Grantsburg
Join us for a peaceful sunset snowshoe hike at Crex Meadows! Hike will take place on the 1.25 mile trail behind the visitor center. Snowshoes provided. All ages welcome.
Saturday, February 29
Yoga at the Brewery
11:00am to 12:30pm
Trap Rock Brewing Company
520 N Blanding Woods Rd, St. Croix Falls
Includes 45 minute All Levels yoga class followed by a social. One beer or root beer included with ticket. Bring your own mat, space limited, pre-register or sign up at door. Cost:
Pre-registration $15 (deadline Wednesday, February 26, 8:00pm), or at door $20
Minimum of 8 participants needed. If not met, you’ll be fully refunded.
Saturday, March 7
Knitting at Northwoods Roasterie
11:00am to 1:00pm
12710 N. 1st Ave., Lindstrom, MN
This is an informal gathering so just bring your latest project and some spare change for coffee. There is no hard start or hard cut-off so show up when you can.
Saturday, March 21 - Sunday, March 22
Yoga Foundations Specialty Certification
March 21, 8am – March 22, 6pm
St. Croix Regional Wellness
12375 Lindstrom Lane, Lindstrom, MN
Our intensive, two-day Yoga Foundations workshop provides hands-on experience in teaching beginner yoga formats through a breakdown of 20 poses focused on alignment, safety, variations and breathing techniques. This certification will provide two sample beginning yoga classes as well as time for practice under the supervision of an experienced yoga teacher.
Saturday, March 28
Morning Prairie Snowshoe
10:00am to 12:00pm
Standing Cedars Conservancy
728 Prospect Ave, Osceola
See the prairie in a whole new way with a St. Croix River Association trail guide.
Saturday, March 28
Saturday, April 4
Day Dedicated to all things Zen!
10:00am to 3:00pm
Art Anderson Realty
West Main St., Balsam Lake
The Everything Zen Workshop is designed to give you tools to help with calming and centering.
Basic yoga, breathing techniques, meditation, eating to support positive mental health, essential oils and more!