Last June I talked about compiling a Minnesota summer bucket list. Summers are of high importance here, as I quickly realized they are very short. If it is a nice day, you drop what you are doing and go outside. I definitely had become spoiled in Florida to the endless summer and had to live […]
Having recently purchased hiking shoes, I have been waiting for the weather and my schedule to align so I could break them in. No day seemed better than last Saturday, so I packed a lunch, some water, bug spray and a change of clothes and headed to Carver Park Reserve. I picked this spot because […]
After back-to-back very Minnesota weekends, I decided I need a summer bucket list for my new home state. For Memorial Day, I went to the North Shore of Minnesota on Lake Superior. And yesterday I took my first boat ride on Lake Minnetonka. (Briefly, before storms hit. I’ll have to go back!) This, along with […]
When searching things to do in my new home, I came across the American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition exhibit at the Minnesota History Center. This looked like something in my wheelhouse, so when I noticed entrance is free Tuesdays from 5 to 8 p.m., I planned a trip. When I arrived, the person […]
I’ve now lived in Minnesota for one month. Find out what I’ve been up to and why I’m calling this new state my home.