Need a Long Weekend Trip? Try Cape Cod, Temecula or the UP

Need a Long Weekend Trip? Try Cape Cod, Temecula or the UP

If you're anything like me, now's the time you are planning your 2020 trips and celebrating the new year by booking a flight (#newyearsameme). If you need a quick fix, here are some fun weekend trips I love. Falmouth or Martha's Vineyard / Cape Cod, Massachusetts When we visited Cape Cod, we opted for the [...]

Winter Weekends // Chisholm and McCarthy Beach State Park

Winter Weekends // Chisholm and McCarthy Beach State Park

I just wanted to get out of the city. I was feeling the winter blues, back busy at work after a long and fulfilling holiday, and I was ready for another adventure. Then the coolest Airbnb popped up on my search, and I didn't think twice.  These are the winter weekends I love writing about, [...]

Fall 2018 Favorites // Minnesota

Fall 2018 Favorites // Minnesota

My favorite season has arrived! In its honor, I'm running down my favorite autumn adventures for this year. If you're looking for something fun to do outdoors before the temps drop and we're all complaining about how miserably cold we are, check out my favorites below. Frontenac State Park Although I usually love hiking in [...]

Explore Your City // Northeast Minneapolis

Explore Your City // Northeast Minneapolis

One thing that I often find myself complaining about at the end of the summer is that I didn't get to explore the charming neighborhoods within the Minneapolis-St. Paul area enough. I'm starting a new blog series (that, let's be honest, will probably be never ending) where I'll #exploremycity and write about my favorite things [...]

Bold North // Minneapolis Super Bowl Highlights

Bold North // Minneapolis Super Bowl Highlights

As you may have seen, the Super Bowl made it's way to the #BoldNorth this winter. In late January and early February, Minneapolis became a frozen tundra and tourist haven. While I didn't appreciate the traffic or parking prices, I made every effort to be a tourist in my own city and take advantage of [...]

Escape in Elliot Park // Downtown Minneapolis

Escape in Elliot Park // Downtown Minneapolis

My husband and I sit in the quaint Band Box Diner in the Elliot Park neighborhood of Minneapolis. We’re enjoying delicious burgers and fries while reminiscing about our summer in Boston, when we lived in the heart of Beantown, visiting every beach town on the map. Elliot Park is our time capsule, opening up memories [...]