Tag: Wisconsin

Three must-visit LGBTQ-friendly vacation destinations

No matter if your 2020 dream vacation was happening by plane, train, or automobile—chances are COVID-19 has altered or canceled those plans. Despite COVID, LGBTQ-friendly destinations around the country are still open for business.

Organizations providing food to Minneapolis and Saint Paul residents, plus ways you can help

Here is your opportunity to help the helpers. Find a list of Minneapolis organizations providing food to residents.

You Betcha: Brush up on your Minnesota slang

As you see in the movies Fargo and Drop Dead Gorgeous, Minnesotans are known for elongating the letters a and o in speech (boooat, baaag). But if you want to sound more like a native, use these terms.

Over 4 million Christmas lights on display just east of the Twin Cities

Sponsored content Sam’s Christmas Village & Light Tour is a partner of Give Me The Mike For Twin Cities residents who miss the now closed Holiday Lights in the Park at Lake Phalen in Saint Paul, I have an option you will love. Sam’s… Continue Reading “Over 4 million Christmas lights on display just east of the Twin Cities”

2019 Minnesota Holiday Lights Display Guide

The best holiday light displays around Minnesota, presented by Sam’s Christmas Village and Light Tour.

‘Wood’ you look at that: unique gift ideas made of wood

First published in Lavender Magazine, November 22, 2017 Instead of giving an “okay” gift this holiday season, give them something “oak-y.” Alright, the puns are done. These Minnesota- and Wisconsin-based businesses are creating or sourcing special gifts that’ll last longer than the popsocket or fidget… Continue Reading “‘Wood’ you look at that: unique gift ideas made of wood”

Wisconsin, Unplugged: “Water Meets the Soul” in Bayfield and on Madeline Island

First featured in Lavender Magazine September 14, 2017 A summer’s weekend at your college friend’s parents’ cabin can be a blast. For starters, there’s sleeping six to a room, cooking your own meals, washing all those dishes…oh, and there’s no air conditioning. Folks, it’s… Continue Reading “Wisconsin, Unplugged: “Water Meets the Soul” in Bayfield and on Madeline Island”