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A Guide To The Best Of St. Cloud

Selected in 2010 as one of the Best Old House Neighborhoods by This Old House magazine, St. Cloud is steeped in history and tradition, yet maintains a laid-back college town vibe.

11/12/2011

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Family Fun Guide To The Best Indoor Activities

Minnesota is known for its outdoor sports during the winter months, but if your family is like my family, not everyone wants to play pond hockey seven days a week for hours on end. So what does a family do for a little variety and inside fun until the snow melts?

11/04/2011

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Guide To Great Photo Locales In The Twin Cities

The Twin Cities are filled with gorgeous urban architecture and picture-worthy suburban main streets. For many photographers, the decision about where to take a walk with their camera can be overwhelming.

10/15/2011

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Family Fun Guide To New Ulm

Traveling to New Ulm is the perfect family daytrip if you’re looking for education, German heritage or Mexican pizza.

09/30/2011

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A Guide To Apple Orchards Around The Twin Cities

Crisp fall air means sweaters, bright colored leaves and crunchy apples with sweet apple cider.

09/24/2011

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Guide To Dodge Nature Center

Tucked in West St. Paul and Mendota Heights, the Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center is one of the first nature centers of Minnesota.

09/17/2011

(Photo: Harriet Alexander Nature Center Boardwalk) credit: Colleen McGuire

Guide To Roseville Central Park

Roseville Central Park is the largest park in Roseville, encompassing 225 acres that are divided into several areas, typically connected by walking and bike trails.

08/27/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Taylors Falls

Driving approximately 60 miles from Minneapolis to Taylors Falls, Minn. takes you on a journey from urban landscapes to kitsch Americana. As you travel through small towns advertising Friday night fish fry specials, the anticipation about what to do first in Taylors Falls takes over.

08/12/2011

(Photo: Wood Lake Sign) credit: Colleen McGuire

Guide To Wood Lake Nature Center

The City of Richfield is three miles from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and surrounded by highways and interstates. Yet despite the bustling growth of this urban suburb over the years, the Richfield city planners carved out 150-acres of land in the middle of the city for a nature preserve in 1969, which is known as Wood Lake Nature Center today.

07/30/2011

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Guide to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport

In 2008 the Air Service Quality survey of 200,000 travelers named Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) the best airport in North America and third best in the world. With a combination of luxury services and Minnesota kitsch, it’s easy to see why MSP is a traveler’s ideal airport.

07/09/2011

(Photo: Eagan Market Fest) credit: Colleen McGuire

Exploring The Eagan Market Fest

During the summer months it’s a treat to get out in the middle of the week and do something fun with the entire family. If you are looking for a place to ride a bike, have a picnic, hike trails, listen to music and let the kids play, Eagan Market Fest offers all of these opportunities, plus options for adults.

07/08/2011

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A Guide To Hmong Village

If you are looking for a place to enjoy a day and don’t want to be outdoors, there’s a place for you in the heart of St. Paul: Hmong Village.

06/05/2011

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