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This is your heart on brainbreak. Wait. This is your brain on heartbreak?

Valentine's Day has passed. Many celebrated. Many were happy not to. Many of us are in happy and healthy relationships, and many of us are single, looking. But we talk about love, always, in...
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Watch: Non-Minnesotans discover the Jucy Lucy

The Jucy Lucy. The Juicy without the "i" that somehow, with the cheese melting, bubbling in the middle, is that much better than a burger with cheese melting, bubbling on top. It was a...

A Twin Cities guide to surviving your hangover

1.  Getting out of bed Your head is pounding. A result of dehydration, no doubt: Your body borrows water from the brain to compensate after something like too much alcohol. You're dizzy, and your mouth is...

Tinder wants women to make the first move

Or, rather, Tinder wants to stay competitive with its upstart rival Bumble, which is based completely on a women-make-the-first-move premise. (Bumble, if you aren't familiar, was also launched by Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe Herd in...

Recipe: Red wine/mustard-braised beef short rib 👍👍👍

It's the winter season. It's stick to your ribs season. It's comfort food and delicious savory smells season. But that doesn't mean you have to settle for anything less than the best: Braised short rib with...

The Valentine’s Day facts, traditions, and superstitions you never knew (and may want to...

Valentine’s Day conjures up all sorts of feelings that span the emotional spectrum, ranging from love and gratitude, to annoyance, to heartbreak. Whether you’re one who lives for the chocolates and flowers or one...

Confessions of a Twin Cities drug dealer

A drug can refer to anything from prescription painkillers to meth made in country basement labs. But we all know what they mean when they talk about the War on Drugs. The lack of work right...

The new way to stay: Energy positive, and above the Arctic Circle

The world today is an amazing place. Take Svart, the world's first energy-positive hotel located above the Arctic Circle. It's a project that looks to harvest and save the same kind of energy in the...

How you can actually enjoy the rest of winter with the ‘Hygge’ life

Whelp. It’s still winter. All of the excitement of the Super Bowl, the celebrity spotting, the crazy events and concerts, is over. And so we’re left with the snow and cold. We’re just barely...

The Twin Cities’ Top 10 Karaoke Bars

Calling all good (or terrible) karaoke enthusiasts in and around the Twin Cities metro: This is for you. Despite the persistent, frigid cold of Minnesota (we all get it) there's no reason our avid in-doorsmen and...