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… Read More Need a Long Weekend Trip? Try Cape Cod, Temecula or the UP
It’s odd to think how we’re taught a particular view of a place all our lives, and a short 48-hour excursion can change our minds entirely. I have always pictured Arizona as a dry, hot desert, but I got a new taste of what this diverse state has to offer in February when we road… Read More A Rad Weekend in Northern Arizona
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… Read More Fall 2018 Favorites // Minnesota
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… Read More Explore Your City // Northeast Minneapolis
Hello, KC… One of my new favorite spots for a weekend adventure! I probably only gained about 15 pounds in the three day span I was here, but I can say every bite and drink was WORTH IT. I can’t wait to go back and explore more. While I was here for a work trip,… Read More Kansas City // Missouri
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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… Read More Bold North // Minneapolis Super Bowl Highlights
The North Shore of Minnesota is beautiful all year round. But the North Shore in the winter? Amazing. I am blown away.
While passing through southern California from a wedding, we took the opportunity to check out the hot desert of Joshua Tree National Park. It’s a can’t-miss – but for the reasons you might not think of.
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… Read More Escape in Elliot Park // Downtown Minneapolis