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Thomas Beach At Lake Calhoun Closed

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A popular Lake Calhoun beach is closed due to high levels of E. coli.

Thomas Beach closed Thursday when regular testing found high levels of the bacteria. 50 more words


drink it up

“If I forget to tell you later, I had a really great time tonight.”  Growing up, my mom had a strict policy regarding ‘age-appropriate’ movies, but the rules went out the proverbial window whenever Pretty Woman was on TV.   374 more words

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75th Aquatennial Begins In Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The next few days in Minneapolis are called “The Best Days of Summer.”

And this year they are even better as the city celebrates 75 years of their Aquatennial celebration. 156 more words


Instagram Lately.

I love the visual patchwork that Instagram profiles create through moments in our daily lives. Instagram makes it so easy to take beautiful, moody photos that even pictures snapped on the fly look like works of art, and the visual texture they create when they all come together in our profiles is such an unexpected delight! 216 more words

certified kindred

My legs ache, my hands are blistered, and the goofy symbols on my wrists are making me laugh.  A certified FP+KS+BF came to visit, and memories of the blissful three days are stamped all over my body. 274 more words

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The Best Food Truck in Minneapolis.

Roaming the streets and choosing a destination “on a whim,” arrives Minnesota’s newest (and most unique) food truck, Mary Tyler S’mores. Making a clandestine July 6th debut at Cedar Point Beach, the truck is the mad creation of two Brooklyn transplants who “want to throw a wrench in the Minnesota food scene.” 209 more words