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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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Nine Reasons Your Kids Will Love Hayward, Wisconsin


As soon as summer begins in Northwest Wisconsin, the small towns come alive with festivals, parades, county fairs, and a lot of outdoor activities.  There is always something to do, and you may not know where to even start.  Where should you go for the best food, the most family fun, and some good small town shopping?  Your family is…

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Stillwater, Minnesota – Top Five Adventures For The Whole Family


Is your family ready to visit a Minnesota city that serves up the biggest ice cream cone you’ll ever eat?  Are your kids ready to walk across bridges, go bike riding, or just take a walk while shopping on Main Street?  Or is your family wanting to spend the afternoon at a one of a kind playground?  If they say…

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Your Guide to the Best Public Campgrounds in Northwest Wisconsin


It’s summer in Wisconsin, and that means it’s camping season.  We are pretty lucky in Wisconsin because a lot of the best campgrounds are located near water.  You can camp within steps of Lake Superior, fantastic fishing and swimming lakes, or rivers.  There’s even a bonus that some of the campgrounds offer….waterfalls!  We have a lot of experience camping in…

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US Hockey Hall of Fame in Eveleth MN

A Look Inside the US Hockey Hall of Fame


While driving thru many of the small towns in Northern Minnesota, you’ll notice they have one thing in common. That one thing is an outdoor hockey rink. Some towns have multiple rinks so there’s ice time for everyone, and some towns have rinks with boards that have bordered the ice for generations. Winters can be pretty tough in Northern Minnesota,…

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St. Paul, Minnesota – Top Five Adventures For The Whole Family


When was the last time your family visited a new destination, such as, a park, museum, or main street, and then talked about it for days?  When was the last time everyone went to a new restaurant, the family cook cooked a new recipe, or you did a little taste test of some new goodies that you picked up at…

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The kids area at the water park at great wolf lodge in bloomington minnesota

A Look Inside the Great Wolf Lodge in Bloomington Minnesota


If you live in the upper Midwest, you have probably heard that there is now a Great Wolf Lodge in Bloomington Minnesota.  Actually, there are Great Wolf Lodges popping up all over the country.  These water park destinations are full of family fun and traditions, but a stay there can come at a steep price.  But still, you’re a little…

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