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20 Fun Things That Your Family Can Do While School is Closed


Well, a lot has happened in the last few weeks (an understatement, I know), and now many schools are closing across the country.  Most kids are absolutely thrilled with this news, and most parents are now scrambling to find activities to fill this time.  My first reaction at the news was wondering “where can we go”.  And my second thought…

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Minnesota Zoo pumpkins

Tips for Your Trip to the Minnesota Zoo Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular


Where can you see 5,000 jack-o-lanterns illuminated as you walk along a dark trail?  Where can you see carved pumpkins of all sizes, some carved in so much detail they look like works of art?  Where can your family spend a fun evening seeing something new?  The answer is…at the Minnesota Zoo!  This year’s Minnesota Zoo Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular is absolutely…

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The driving range at Topgolf Minneapolis Minnesota

Topgolf Minneapolis – Tips For Your Trip to This Minnesota Golf Venue


Well, there are no more excuses for golfers in the upper Midwest.  You know who you are…you have a not-so-good round of golf in the early summer, and blame it on not hitting a single drive during the six months of winter.  With the opening of Topgolf Minneapolis, located in Brooklyn Center Minnesota, you can hit golf balls 363 days…

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Building a gingerbread house advent calendar activities

Advent Calendar Activities and Holiday Fun for Your Christmas Countdown


December first is the day when families across the country get out their advent calendars.  It’s pretty nice starting the day with a piece of chocolate, until your kids realize there’s only one candy for all of them!  Now, no one is feeling the Christmas spirit!  What your family needs us to up their advent calendar game, and add some…

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Gold medal flour sign at Mill City Museum

Mill City Museum – A Look Inside This Downtown Minneapolis Museum


I have to admit that I’ve heard about the Mill City Museum in downtown Minneapolis countless times, and I started to wonder what we were missing out on.  Was it a kid friendly museum?  Was it worth a visit the next time we found ourselves downtown Minneapolis?  Well, now I know!  Yes, the kids will love the Mill City Museum! …

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