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Best Specialty Kitchen Stores In MinnesotaMinnesotans are fortunate to have several locally owned, high-end kitchen specialty stores.
Best Places For Unique Valentine's Day GiftsFlowers, chocolate and jewelry stores are featured preeminently as Valentine's Day rolls around each year, but when you've found that special person in your life, these items can seem cliche. Give this day of love a fresh spin with these unique gift ideas that make the most of great local options and put the emphasis on time together.
Amazon’s Price Check App Stresses Small Businesses Competition between retailers is fierce to get your money this holiday season, but some are calling Amazon’s tactics unethical.
Best Wedding Registry Spots In the Twin Cities Getting married can also mean a home full of new "stuff" to enjoy once the reality of marriage sinks in. But do you want to buy local or go to a "big box" store? We've found a few great local shops where any couple can register for all those toaster ovens and tongs. And we also offer links to national chains in Minnesota that offer gift registries. All of the options offer online purchases, making it easy for gifts to just show up at your doorstep.
Best Places To Find Speciality Ingredients In The Twin CitiesFood is a hot topic and food lovers are embracing new and unique ingredients. The problem is, where can an average person find some of these specialty ingredients? Whether you are planning a dinner party or a simple night at home, this list will help you find the right ingredients to make your meal special.
Best Ways To Spend Valentine's Day AloneNot everyone has someone to spend Valentine's Day with. And among singles, some of us feel sort of liberated by that.