Thursday, May 23, 2019

Life in Minnesota

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Step Back And Relax In Red Wing, MN

Ready to drop our children off at the Grandparents’ house and unwind from everyday life, my husband and I traveled from the Twin Cities to spend the weekend in a small city by the...
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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 cooked in...
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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 foreign concept for...
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Minnesota’s Best Chicken Wild Rice Soup 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...

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....

Motown The Musical Comes To Minneapolis – Review

When I heard that Motown The Musical was heading to Minneapolis I was ready to get my groove on! I was born in 1978, however I think I could be considered as a...

Christmas Time In Minnesota – Cutting Down Our Tree

It's Christmas Tree Time! As a small child, I would visit a local tree lot every year with my parents to pick out our Christmas evergreen. Most of those years my Mom was the one who...

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...

How To Make Christmas OREO Ball Snowmen Treats

It's the Christmas season and I am already finding myself excited to start some of our family traditions. My favorite part about Christmas is celebrating the birth of Jesus, gifts and spending...

Easy And Cute Hairstyles For Busy Moms

Don't you just wish you had your very own hairstylist living with you, so every morning you could wake up and have beautiful hair for the day? Growing up with the Jetson's really...