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Best 2015 New Year’s Eve Parties In Minnesota

Here are five good reasons not to stay at home to watch the crystal ball drop in Times Square.

12/18/2014

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10 Beers To Try At Your Next Football Watch Party

Nothing goes better with football than an ice cold beer. Chad Polenz, author of The Handbook Of Porter’s & Stouts, has 10 beers to try at your next watch party.

12/17/2014

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Best Places For New Year’s Day Brunch 2015 In Minnesota

Relax and go out for brunch on New Year’s Day

12/17/2014

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Ask An Expert: DIY Gift Ideas

Why not make this holiday season a little more personal? These ideas, from local expert Brittany Lepowsky, are simple, beautiful and will represent how much your loved ones mean to you, even if you only have a few bucks in your pocket.

12/16/2014

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Best Holiday Markets In Minnesota

Ring in the holidays with fun, décor and gifts at these festive markets.

12/15/2014

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Best Places To Rent Outdoor Gear In Minnesota

Don’t want to spend the money buying expensive equipment, but still want to enjoy the lush Minnesota wilderness? Rent from one of these local stores.

12/13/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In Minnesota

Don’t buy your tree from the store. Get outside and cut down your own at one of these local farms.

12/12/2014

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Gift Guides: The Best Subscription-Based Gift Ideas

Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.

12/11/2014

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Best Up-And-Coming Minnesota Bands Of 2014

These local bands are blowing up the local music scene. Treat your ears to something new and give them a listen.

12/11/2014

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2014’s Best New Restaurants In Minnesota

These restaurants are brand new but have proven themselves in a short period of time. Try them if you want variety and something new for dinner tonight.

12/10/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her recipe for bacon-wrapped meatloaf from her book “Low-Card Slow Cooking,” out now from Cider Press Mill.

12/09/2014

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Best Places For Stocking Stuffers In Minnesota

Stuff a lot of joy into your stockings this year.

12/09/2014

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5 Little Known Facts About ‘A Christmas Carol’

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Best Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In Minnesota

Be a do-gooder and make someone’s holiday brighter this year.

12/08/2014

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What To Do During A Holiday Staycation In Minnesota

There’s no need to leave Minnesota for a great vacation this holiday season.

12/06/2014

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Best Ways To Celebrate Hanukkah In Minnesota

There are more ways to celebrate Hanukkah in Minnesota than just spinning a dreidel.

12/05/2014

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Best Places For Holiday Cocktails In Minnesota

Using fresh and unusual ingredients, cocktails have evolved into an art form and can excite all of the senses with just one sip. Check out these cocktail bars for some of the best and most creative holiday refreshments.

12/04/2014

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Ask A Minnesota Expert: Christmas Cookie Recipes

With snowflakes falling outside and temperatures dipping lower and lower, winter is the very best season to enjoy these holiday treats.

12/03/2014

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Best Local Stores For Gift Baskets In Minnesota

Why go through the hassle of choosing a gift when these baskets are already made up for you?

12/02/2014

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Best 2014 Holiday Events In Minnesota

Check out a play, ballet or concert with a holiday theme to be entertained and feel the Christmas joy being spread throughout the state.

12/01/2014

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Best Places For Winter Outdoor Adventures In Minnesota

A wonderland of winter activity awaits the ardent Minnesotan. Check out these five fun events out-of-doors.

11/29/2014

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Best Free Winter Activities For Families In Minnesota

Enjoy the cool breath of winter weather with these free activities.

11/28/2014

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Best 2014 Holiday Concerts In Minnesota

Get in the holiday spirit with these concerts.

11/27/2014

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Best Bistros In Minnesota

For a casual but still amazing dinner experience, head to one of Minnesota’s best bistros.

11/26/2014

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Where To Buy Your Next Holiday Party Outfit In Minnesota

Whatever you feel confident in, these stores will help you locate the perfect holiday party outfit.

11/25/2014

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