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What Color Was Your First Bike?

My first bike was pink. Light pink. It had a white seat and white plastic covering the handlebars. My Dad taught me how to ride that bike on a summer afternoon on our street in Richfield, Minnesota when I was three years old. I don’t remember much from that afternoon, but I imagine that freeing […]

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Minnesota State Fair 2015: A Family Guide

The Great Minnesota Get-Together – we wait for it all year and it’s two weeks of food on a stick, farm animals, butter sculptures and more.  Our fair is so popular that people travel here at the end of August just to experience it!  We cannot wait to drag our kids through the fair this […]

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Dear Future Baby

There was recently a parody of Meghan Trainor’s Dear Future Husband. The viral video was sang by two hopeful Minnesota dads, as they anticipated the arrival of their adopted child. They called it Dear Future Baby. It tugged at the heart strings of many, as we watched from behind our computer screens and smartphone devices. […]

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In Defense of the Dad

​You may have seen the latest “funny” Father’s Day card – that one that thanks dads for making fatherhood look easy, because compared to motherhood, “it is.” Now, before someone gets all huffy-puffy, I understand it’s supposed to be tongue-in-cheek and a bit sarcastic. But the truth is, I don’t think too many dads opening […]

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Bloom Feature

BLOOM: Details and FAQs!

Our Bloom event is just TWO DAYS away!  We can’t wait to see you there, but we want to make sure you have all the details you need. Bloom runs from 9am-1pm (come and go as you please!) at Park Nicollet’s Methodist Hospital. Methodist Hospital 500 Excelsior Blvd. St. Louis Park, MN 55426 Park Nicollet […]

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