We're getting dangerously close to the Minnesota State Fair! It kicks off on August 24!!! So, of course I'm going to take some time away from my crazy busy baby planning schedule to plan my food route!

There are no rules when you're at the fair. Actually, I take it as a challenge to see how many calories I can consume. It only happens once a year and I definitely take full advantage of it!

They've got a list of new food items this year that I've been eyeing up on their website. Of course, I'll stick with some of my favorite classics like a pronto pup, cheese curds and chicken on a stick. But, I'm also branching out and trying some of the new things like, saucy shrimp and slaw, spicy pork bowl, bang bang fresh chicken tenders, a strawberry donut delight and more! A St. Cloud woman just invented my dream treat...it's called the Bacon Up Pup and it's essentially a doughnut with bacon on top. Yes, it's even on a stick!

There's no way I'm going to be able to eat all of this, which is why I bring people with me and we all share. That way you'll be sure to sample EVERYTHING you want to--It's a great strategy!

What are you dying to try at the Minnesota State Fair this year?