Puppies make everything okay. Including winter.

Twin Cities events for the dog lovers — And yes, you’ll get to pet...

You know what will help you get through the long, bitter cold winter? Puppies. Honestly, I’d say any time of the year is definitely the proper time for a fluffy, squishable puppy. But if you’re...
The Minnesotans to compete on your favorite reality TV cooking shows

The Minnesotans to compete on your favorite reality TV cooking shows

It’s no secret that Minnesota is home to some incredible chefs and outstanding restaurants. And now, some of the most talented Minnesotans in the culinary world have made their way onto the national stage,...
Blame it on my youth: The struggles of a coming generation

Blame it on my youth: The struggles of a coming generation

Generation Z, those born between 1997 and 2015, now outnumber Millennials and have become the single largest population segment in the United States. We described a positive outlook for the coming generation a few months...

5 Indoor Events and Activities to Keep You Entertained and Out of the Cold...

When winter arrives, many head straight for the ski slopes or unearth their ice skates from the back of the closet. Not all the fun festivities during the cold, blustery winter months involve bundling...
15 New Slang Terms for 2019 Explained

15 New Slang Terms for 2019 Explained

If you’re planning on using the internet at all this year, or conversing with someone under the age of 35, you’ll want to take a gander at this list of the newest slang terms...
Spark joy in your life — why you need to watch "Tidying Up with Marie Kondo" immediately

Spark joy in your life — why you need to watch “Tidying Up with...

If you own a Netflix account, it's likely you have noticed one show pop up again and again: Tidying Up With Marie Kondo. You might recognize the name Marie Kondo from her massively-popular book. Marie...
The Great Northern - 3 Ultimate Twin Cities Winter Festivals

The Great Northern – 3 Ultimate Twin Cities Winter Festivals

This may be an unpopular opinion, but winter is probably the best time to be in Minnesota. I could do without the terrible driving conditions and the constant penguin shuffle in attempt to cross...

Not a skier? Try out these non-traditional winter sports

As far as winter sports go, I am rather inept at most of them. I can’t ice skate. I once tried downhill skiing before I discovered I didn’t enjoy hurling myself uncontrollably down a...
10 things to do in winter only a Minnesotan would find fun

10 things to do in winter only a Minnesotan would find fun

Minnesotans are a special breed — especially when it comes to winter. Instead of shying away from the cold and misery, the people of the North Star state jump in with both feet. Or...
Warm spiced drinks to keep you toasty this winter

Warm drinks to keep you toasty this winter

I know it’s only the beginning of January, but, if we're being honest, it feels like we’ve been in the midst of winter for 6 months or more. And with the temps dropping, one...