on the road to braham, mn

Have you been searching for the place that takes you back to the wonders of small-town America? We found it!  Just off Minnesota State Highways 65 and 107 is a community of people who are proud to call Braham their home. Braham began in 1889, like most towns in the 19th century, alongside the railroad […]

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Crock-Pot Porketta Sandwiches recipe dining with alice life in mn blog

Crock-Pot Porketta Sandwiches Recipe

By Alice Seuffert A Minnesota favorite that hails from the Iron Range, Porketta is a pork roast rubbed with spices and stuffed with garlic and fennel. The Porketta roast is browned and when slow … [Read More...]

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Spring Planting For Winter Interest

By Laura Schwarz It’s almost spring, and most Minnesotan gardeners are eager to get back to work. While we wait for warmer weather, we can still enjoy our yards. “Winter gardening” might seem like a … [Read More...]

Where Is Your Money Going?

Where Is Your Money Going?

By Jeremy Miller Since we’re only a couple of months into the new year, I think this is a good time to look at our personal finances. Many of us made a resolution to save more, but as with … [Read More...]

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Chicken Wild Rice Soup Family Recipe

When I married my husband I could hardly make a bowl of edible Mac and Cheese, but after we stood hand and hand promising to live out our vows my Mother-in-law handed me a special little yellow index … [Read More...]