Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Bakken Museum

Chris was off, Storygirl had an appointment in South Minneapolis, and The Bakken Museum was free during Aquatennial.  They call it the 10 Best Days of the Bakken. So we decided to make it a family day. The only thing … Continue reading

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Free Family Activities Twin Cities: 7/22/12-7/28/12

Everyday Events and ActivitiesLocal LibrariesAnoka County Pubic LibraryHennepin County Public LibraryRamsey County Public LibrarySt. Paul Public LibraryDakota County Public LibraryStillwater Public LibraryCarver County Public LibraryOpen Eye Driveway TourChoo Choo Bob’s Train StoreComo Zoo Storytime 12:30Como Zoo Daily AttractionsBear Program (free)Sparky … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Family More than $5: July 22, 2012-July 28, 2012

Recurring EventsMinnesota Children’s Museum “Go Bananas” during Imagination Corner featuring Curious George™ Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. and Saturdays 6 p.m. Meet Curious George after a fun and energetic special Imagination Corner program for the whole family. $9.50 Raptor CenterSaturdays and SundaysRaptors … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Beaches

You cannot visit Minnesota without seeing/experiencing a lake.  It is impossible.   We love Long Lake Beach in New Brighton and  frequent this beach weekly.  We like to go around 10:30 so that we can have lifeguard free swimming for a … Continue reading

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Up In the Air with Family

image credit If you’ve ever taken a flight with your family you know that it can be a wonderfuland terrible experience all at once. On one hand you get to spend time with yourloved ones, and on the other hand … Continue reading

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4 Questions to Ask Before Taking a Vacation

Even while on vacation, we are responsible for the things we leave behind:  pets, cars, home, mail.  We are also still responsible for our health.  It’s important to take steps so that you can leave home feeling that things are … Continue reading

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Grand Ole Creamery

All summer, I’ve been waiting for the right time to get to the well known and much loved [by me] ice cream shoppe–Grand Ole Creamery.  Grand Ole Creamery is located on the hip Grand Avenue in St. Paul. Recently, they … Continue reading

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