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    Local Pride at the Great Minnesota Get Together

    For 10 years now, Sarah Sweet and Angela Lessman have been helping crafters showcase their wears. The two met through their, now husbands and quickly formed a partnership. Together they created the…

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    Steampunk at the Great Minnesota Get Together

    The Minnesota State Fair is a tradition in my house. My husband and I love the fair so much, we planned our wedding over the State Fair because we knew that weekend would…

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    SEEKING TRANQUILITY AT GOOSEBERRY FALLS

    As a Minnesotan, water is in your blood. We love to be near it. Seeing it move and flow. Watching the sun rise and set on the horizon over a lake. There…

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    History and Wine at Cannon River Winery

    Traveling through Cannon Falls you will notice a lot of historical buildings. In their downtown alone, 29 buildings are on the National Register of Historical Places. Just because it’s rooted in the…

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    Lessons Learned Camping on the North Shore

    I have been itching for the opportunity to get up to the north shore and spend some time. Camping has always been in my blood. Since getting married and having kids, has…

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    A Guide to Split Rock Lighthouse

    The North Shore is one of the most beautiful things that you will ever see. In my opinion, it is what makes Minnesota so special. During most times of day, you will…

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    The Cheese Cave

    Do you know where to get the best cheese in the Midwest? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not Wisconsin. You just have to head 30 mins south of the Cities, to…

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    Cossetta’s Old World Italian

    Looking for some old world Italian without breaking the bank? Head out to Cossetta Alimentari in St. Paul. We stumbled upon this place while we were venturing through St. Paul this past weekend.…

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    National Get Outdoors Days at Big Woods State Park

    Across the country, thousands of people headed outside this weekend. It was part of the National Get Outdoors Day initiative to encourage unplugging and stepping into nature. All of Minnesota’s 75 State…