Category Archives: travel destination


Check out my giveaway from Stamp ‘N Stitch for a hand-painted long sleeved T for you toddler. Not far from Wild Rumpus (actually just down the block and kiddy corner), there is a small shop unlike any I’ve ever been … Continue reading

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Travel Minnesota: The Mississippi River

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway of MyMemories Suite v.3.  It’s open until noon on Friday, January 27, 2012. The history of the Mississippi River?Well, it was on the 3rd day when God said, “Let the dry land be separate from the water.” And the Mississippi River was … Continue reading

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Travel Twin Cities: The Red Balloon Bookshop

Don’t forget to enter my giveaway of MyMemories Suite v.3.  It’s open until noon on Friday, January 27, 2012  Located on Grand Avenue in St. Paul, The Red Balloon Bookshop is a perfect stop for everyone on the family.  The first time I ever entered … Continue reading

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Travel Minnesota: A History

When I was in 6th grade, we spent the entire year studying the history of Minnesota. So let me recap what I remember about Minnesota history from 23 years ago. image courtesy of julycoaron First here’s what I don’t remember … Continue reading

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Travel Twin Cities: Creative Kidstuff

Many locations throughout the Twin Cities host this popular toystore. Creative Kidstuff is a locally designed, owned, and operated.  They have locations in Edina, Maple Grove, Minneapolis (in the Linden Hills neighborhood), Wayzata, St. Louis Park, and St. Paul.  They … Continue reading

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Travel Minnesota: The Truth

I live in Minnesota, so when I hear that people from far away (i.e. beyond the neighboring states) are interested in visiting Minnesota, I have two reactions.  First of all, I’m shocked.  And secondly, I’m beyond proud. Why am I … Continue reading

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