The Silicon Valley of the Midwest, Minnesota rivals its counterparts in high tech innovating. The best stores for tech lovers are in the Twin Cities metro. For gifts that are pragmatic, entertaining or simply cool to own, these stores have them.
Learn about the public transportation of the past.
Visit a Minnesota wildlife center this summer. Here are five of many great opportunities.
Play for fun or blood when you’re paintballing in Minnesota.
The Chicago Water Tower, Grant Park and Wrigley Field are among the must see attractions in Chicago for history lovers.
Stray from your usual and mix up something fun.
Practical travel guide to one of the jewels of the National Parks System, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Sorry Colonel Sanders, there are far better places for fried chicken in Minnesota.
The craft beer scene is alive and well in the Twin Cities. Check out our list of the top five stores that carry great beer from small, independent breweries.
Five Minnesota must-see comedy clubs are worth your consideration.
We tend to celebrate Independence Day with more zest and gusto than any other holiday. Here are five particularly unique events going down in Minnesota this year.
Minnesota will light up the skies on the Fourth of July to celebrate our nation’s independence. Of all the pyrotechnics events in Minnesota, here are five that stand out.
Escape to the island with drinks at these local watering holes.
Stop fighting the crowd for a blanket on the grass and a spot to wait for the fireworks to begin. Since Minnesota is home to 10,000 plus lakes, and fireworks tend to be set off over a lake, there are a lot of options for viewing the fireworks that don’t involve waiting a long time for it to get dark and being pretty far from a bathroom.
Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.
Make your first apartment fabulous!
Foursquare On The Pin Ep 7: The State Of Cocktails Talia Baiocchi, Editor-In-Chief, PUNCH And Brian Hawthorne, Bartender And Partner At The Wayland
This episode of Foursquare On The Pin is your go-to-guide for everything cocktails.
Learn a language in many ways from total immersion to five minutes a month.
Minnesota is as rich in culture and folklore as well as fresh air wilderness and trendy shopping centers. If can you break away from the 9-to-5, take time to gather a little history. And walk or ride along Minnesota’s historic pioneer trails.
Despite being landlocked, Minnesota offers views of some of nature’s most beautiful and mysterious creatures. From the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium to the Minnesota Zoo & Aquarium, you have the chance to get up close and personal with marine life you, otherwise, would never encounter.
Enjoy a cold drink with dad on his special day.
Who fixes your broken bike and teaches you to ride it? Who guides you to young adulthood and instills self reliance? That person is your dad, an influencer and first responder when the going gets tough. On Father’s Day, treat him to a great dinner at a wonderful restaurant. Everybody bonds over a gourmet meal.
The range of Father’s Day gift ideas is immense at any of these locally owned and operated stores.
Want a meal so simple that all you need is a mug and a microwave? Learn how to prepare chocolate pistachio brownies in a mug with this easy recipe from Denise Smart, author of “Meal In A Mug.”
Minnesotans love to venture outdoors in the summer. For this reason, many summer events and festivals are held outside to accommodate those that wish to take advantage of the short summer.