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7 Easy Ways to Keep Kids Busy This Summer in the South Metro Area

Summer: the season of longer daylight, backyard baseball games, and rootbeer-flavored popsicles. Perhaps the best part? Summer means no school! This time of year provides so much for parents and kids to look forward to, but it can also be stressful for adults who are combating boredom and attempting to keep bickering at bay. Though it’s good for children...

9 Kid-Friendly Places to Check Out on Your Next Minnesota Summer Vacation

If you are planning your next family summer vacation to Minnesota, you should know that there is more to this great state than its 10,000 lakes and cold harsh winters. Let it be known that Minnesota is jam-packed with many exciting and educational things to do. These attractions are as equally entertaining for both adults and young children. Take a look...

Small Town Goes Big Time: Sean Cook

When Sean Cook recalls his path from small-town Minnesota to the bright lights of Hollywood, he starts humming the Beatles’ tune “The Long and Winding Road”. "The techniques out of England were very different from the ones we were learning in the States." After graduating from Cannon Falls High School, Cook thought he would pursue a degree in Psychology at University...

A Son Celebrates His Mother’s Life Through Music

Bo and Wendy Weber
*Editors Note: Make sure to scroll to the end of the post, we've got Bo's brand new video for "Right Here" which was just released today!  Bo Weber grew up on a dairy farm in rural Wisconsin as the youngest of four siblings. Bo had a natural talent of being a pest to his three older sisters, but on the days...

Small Town Goes Big Time: Caitlyn Smith – Singer, Songwriter, Recording Artist

We’ve all heard the saying. You can take the kid out of Minnesota, but you can’t take Minnesota out of the kid. Few truer words have been spoken about Cannon Falls native, Caitlyn Smith. The singer, songwriter and recording artist appreciates—and even craves—her home state. "My Minnesota roots touch everything I do; I carry that all with me." “I love everything...

10 Amazing Minnesota Small Towns You Have To Visit

Even though 60% of Minnesota's population resides in the Twin Cities, the state hosts some of the most scenic and picturesque towns in the nation. Along the way you will find historic architecture, hiking trails, festivals, farmers markets, outdoor adventures and quiet getaway. From rural outposts and lakeside villages to historic hamlets and cultural suburbs, these Minnesota small towns...

Best Deals On Amazon Prime Day For Minnesotans

Who doesn't love a great deal? Amazon's Prime Day is a one-day global online shopping extravaganza! All sorts of products and devices go on sale throughout the day. It's like Black Friday or Cyber Monday, except exclusively for Prime members (become one now sign up for Prime). What you need to know before you shop - One thing to know is that Prime...

19 Of The Best Beaches in Minnesota To Enjoy A Summers Day

Enjoying A Beach Day
Minnesota is known for its fierce winters and record breaking snowfalls. However, during the spring and summer months, it's one of the most exciting places to be. There are numerous beaches and lakes to bask in the summer sun. There's no need to travel to the ocean for a dip in the tranquil waters, you can have the same...

Mill City Running: Community Running Never Looked So Good

  Mill City Running of Minneapolis, dubbed in 2015 as one of the USA’s Top 50 Running Stores, is certainly a dreamy location for any runner. The browned brick interior and vintage stadium seating by the footwear wall beckon each passerby to step inside their running oasis. Located at 411 Hennepin, just across the river and situated beautifully near the Stone Arch Bridge,...

The Top 5 Winter Festivals

Winters in Minnesota are legendary, full of snow and ice and capable of making even a life-long, die-hard resident shiver. Regardless of the temperature, Minnesotans revel in the cold and live for the snow. The winter season brings warm snuggles by the fireplace, hot chocolate mustaches, and fat cozy socks that make memories to cherish for a lifetime. Celebrate the cold with...

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