Living in Minnesota

The Best Italian Restaurants in Minneapolis, MN

Italian food in Minneapolis can be the true epitome of comfort. On a cold, dark night in the winter, few things can perk a person up like a bowl of noodles covered in sauce and accompanied by crusty garlic bread. Those looking to find the best Italian restaurants in Minneapolis, MN might want to keep […]

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Best Art Galleries in Minneapolis, MN

From contemporary artists who specialize in modern installments to sculptors who use clay to create their masterpieces, Minneapolis is home to a diverse range of artists. Both residents and visitors could spend days in the city exploring the various art galleries and learning more about the artists who currently have residency at those galleries. These […]

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The Best Breweries in Minneapolis, MN

Beer lovers in Minneapolis want more than just an ice cold can of beer while watching the Twins play a game. They want an artfully crafted brew, one that offers insight into the hops and natural flavors that were used to create it. Those who are searching for the perfect beer in Minneapolis will find […]

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Minneapolis-St. Paul Named 17th Best Place to Live in 2017

U.S. News & World Report has named Minneapolis-St. Paul one of the top places to live in 2017, placing it 17th overall out of its list of 100 total cities.   Every year, the popular news, rankings, and analytics media company analyzes the 100 most populous metro areas in the country to determine the best places […]

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Rec Center Spotlight: Armatage Recreation Center

Lucky are the Minneapoleans that live in the Armatage neighborhood because they don’t have to travel far to enjoy one of the city’s favorite recreation centers. Located at Armatage Park, the Armatage Recreation Center is a 7,000 square-foot, year-round wonderland of fun for every age. Recreation & Amenities Where do we start? This list of […]

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Don’t leave Minnesota if you want a Happy Thanksgiving

    Bickering at the holidays ― is it really a family tradition or something Hollywood invented? If art truly does imitate life then episodes such as Peppermint Patty’s beef with Snoopy over his odd choices for Thanksgiving dinner in the classic “A Charley Brown Thanksgiving,” or Robert Downey Junior’s character pelting his sister with […]

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Fall Home Maintenance Tips Twin Cities Homeowners

  Fall fell on us on September 23 and if you haven’t yet begun your autumn home maintenance chores you’d best get crackin’! We’ve gathered up some tips, specific to Twin Cities’ homeowners, to help you get started. Fire prevention The incidence of home fires tends to increase during fall and winter, according to the […]

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3 Must-Do September Minnesota Lawn Chores

  Sure, you don’t feel like doing it. After all, this is the Summer month when when we should be enjoying our amazing weather. September, however, is the best time of the year for several lawn chores here in Minnesota. Our cool season grasses respond best to fertilizer and weed and thatch control better now […]

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Give Mom a Girls’ Night (or Day) out in the Twin Cities

Mother’s Day is coming up – second Sunday in May every year and Mother’s Day 2015 is on May 10th. Soon we’ll be seeing all the ads and commercials reminding us that it’s “around the corner” and urging us to run out and buy a hokey card, some flowers and, of course, candy. Will your […]

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What will you Discover on the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway?

The Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway includes seven different smaller byways. Each provides plenty of unique beauty throughout the Minneapolis area. Here’s a look at what you will find throughout these seven byways. Downtown Riverfront Find the history of Minneapolis throughout this byway with attractions, such as: West Side Milling District Nicollet and Boom Islands […]

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