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Phone hacks: 7 uncommon tricks to make your iphone work for you

Phone hacks: 7 little-known tricks to make your iPhone work for you

How many times have you looked at your phone today? Actually, you’re probably reading this on your phone right now. You may not realize how much your phone dictates your day and impacts your...
Date Night Deals: Where to eat when you’re on a budget

Date Night Deals: Where to eat when you’re on a budget

Even though it’s cold and snowy outside, the weather shouldn’t keep you from enjoying a romantic night out on the town. And, luckily for us, restaurants around the metro want to keep the romance...
Wild and unusual workouts to try in 2019

Wild and unusual workouts to try in 2019

The new year is quickly approaching. Now is usually the time everyone starts brimming with optimism and boundless energy, convinced that the coming year will be the year.  I’m fully on board with this attitude,...
160-year-old church burns down in Norwood

160-year-old church burns down in Norwood Young America

Norwood Young America, a small town of 3,723 people situated in the prairies just west of the Twin Cities, offers a quainter, more peaceful lifestyle, often centered around the 160-year-old United Methodist Church. But, late...

Ways to give back this holiday season

The holidays are the time for festivity, family traditions, and of course, giving. If you’d like to share the warmth and spirit of the season here are several places you’re able to donate or...
Warm yourself up at one of these cozy Twin Cities spots

Warm yourself up at one of these cozy Twin Cities spots

Hygge season is here. The Danish word ‘hygge’ (pronounced ‘HEW-guh’) is what makes getting through the winter not only bearable but actually enjoyable. It’s the moment when fluffy snow blankets the ground and you...
The 9 restaurants that turned St. Paul into a food city

10 restaurants that turned St. Paul into a food city

We have always loved St. Paul. Unashamedly so. While Minneapolis was looking down on its twin with an air of superiority, St. Paul just kept on being St. Paul - a little weird sometimes,...
The 40 most-visited Minnesota tourist attractions

The 40 most-visited Minnesota tourist attractions

When most people think of Minnesota, they think of snow and cold - and probably Prince if we're lucky. But unless you’re coming from an even more unimaginable frigid landscape, Minnesota most likely wouldn’t...
Step back in time and explore the golden era of Minnesota department stores

Step back in time and explore the golden era of Minnesota department stores

Black Friday is over. And so is Small Business Saturday. And Cyber Monday. And... I think that covers all of them. But whether you stayed at home in your sweats ordering online or actually...
Here's where to stream the NASA Mars landing today

Livestream the NASA InSight Mars landing

It's been seven months (and a decade of planning), one billion dollars, and more than 300 million miles traveled since NASA's InSight robotic lander set out on its mission to Mars. Here in Minnesota, we...