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 [...]

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 [...]

A Mojo Experience // Northeast Minneapolis Arts District

A Mojo Experience // Northeast Minneapolis Arts District

Mojo Coffee Gallery isn’t squished in the middle of a busy city street or packed with millennials working away on their laptops. It’s situated on its own little corner in Northeast Minneapolis, quaint, yet seemingly booming. As I walk in on a gloomy Saturday afternoon, I’m pleasantly surprised by the large, open space and diversely [...]