At this point, we all know that looking at social media when we’re not feeling 100% emotionally can be toxic. Most people I know have even suspended accounts, or gone on hiatus to detox from it. We’re all aware, yet we keep coming back. (Ironically, that’s how most people linked to this article. Sidebar: Don’t […]
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The longest highway in Minnesota stretches 427 miles across the western portion of the state from Canada to Iowa. If you drove all of US-59 at 55 miles an hour, it would take you just shy of eight hours to make the trip. Unless you drive it with children. Then you might as well sell […]
Our partners at the mpls downtown council are here with everything you need to know about The Aquatennial! Get a full run-down of all the events and mark your calendars – you won’t want to miss the biggest event of the summer in Minneapolis!
I will be the first to admit that I do not care for sticky, messy, dirty, or slimy things. My mom tells the story of when I was a little kid in ECFE and I would stand at a distance, watching the other kids doing the activities. I was perfectly happy to watch and not […]
June is my favorite month of the year. Sure June is summer, warmth, sunshine and fun, but the reason I love June is because June is Pride Month. Our little family has grown by a member in the past month; we are now a family of four – two moms and two daughters. I know […]
After a long, tortuous winter, summer is finally upon us. And for Minnesotans, that means one thing: getting outside. June is National Great Outdoors month. I doubt any of us Minnesotans need to be reminded to enjoy the outdoors. At least, not during these precious few months when the weather is actually tolerable. It’s during […]
Our house is way too small for our family but the one thing that keeps us here is our amazing backyard. From the front, our tiny rambler home doesn’t look like anything spectacular, but once you head your way into the backyard you are surprised to see our half acre backyard right in the middle […]
When I tell people I’m due in late August, I see the shock and pity in their eyes. Seriously, you’d think I’d just told them I was having a baby on Christmas or something (oops – did that, too). I get that being pregnant – really pregnant – in the heart of the summer has […]
Our Twin Cities Guide to Summer is brought to you by our longtime partners at Metropolitan Pediatric Dental. We are so grateful for their continued partnership and love their professional, caring, and gentle approach to children’s dentistry.
It’s time to get out and celebrate that summer is here! Check out our guide to “Go Outside with Hennepin County” – produced in partnership between Hennepin County and the Minneapolis Downtown Council. Enjoy outdoor activities at Target Field Station and Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza from June 1st – August 31st. Don’t miss […]