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I love summer…

For many reasons. The sun, heat, ice cream trucks playing bad music around my neighborhood. I think I wouldn't love summer as much as I do if I were to live someplace warmer. I...

The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden is Revamped, Reconstructed and Remarkable

Minnesota is known for many things: its lakes, its agriculture, its “nice”. But two resources, in particular, seem to bring out the best in our state: its cultural community and its parks and recreation....

Looking Back – The Best From 2014

Thinking back to the beginning of 2014 leaves me with a smile, which gives me comfort in saying it was a good year. The moments that stand out the most are worth sharing again....

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas In Minneapolis

I can't believe I have never before seen Irving Berlin's White Christmas! It recently was on stage at the Orpheum Theatre. I attended the play opening night with my Mom. She got a real...
Old dinosaurs science

Adventures at the Science Museum of MN

The crew and I take a trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota. Our friend over at Life With Levi sent us a couple of tickets to check it out before going back to...

One Scoop or Two? The Best Ice Cream in Minnesota

July is upon us here in the North Star State… and it’s bringing the heat! Minnesota is known for its temperature extremes-- cold, snowy winters and hot, humid summers. In the winter, we’ve devised...

10 Ways I Could Probably Be A Better Mom

Being a Mom is hard work! There are days I don't want to do my job. I don't get any time off from being Mom and I sure don't make a ton of cash....
Twin Cities Garage Sales this weekend mn

Minnesota’s Largest City Wide Garage Sale List (Updated 2019)

It's the best time of the year, that's right city wide garage sales in MN are scattering across the state! Minnesota garage sale “season” is generally from April-September. However,...

Dog Days of Summer – Local Dog Parks for the Twin Cities

My family and I took a camping trip to Baker Park a couple of weekends ago and to my surprise the playground area had a sign that broke my heart a little. It got...

What This Organization Is Doing For Families Will Fill Your Heart With Hope

“This should be a sad story when you think about it. But it’s not. Not entirely.” That’s how Kelly McDyre, Executive Director at Faith’s Lodge, explained why she wanted Life In Minnesota to tell this story....