Category Archives: restaurants

Michigan UP: Closer (and more breathtakingly beautiful) than you might think.

This post will be a departure from the usual “Big-city treats for the kid about town.” Instead, I will regale you with tales of my family’s summer road trip to the Michigan UP (hey, get back here!). Hold on to … Continue reading

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Paws on Grand: Fun for your four- (and two-) legged kids.

I realize the average kid may not be quite the dog-lover my boy is. And if that’s the case with yours, just consider this a fun thing to do with your d0g-child, and the human child can just tag along this … Continue reading

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Camp Arbor 2013: Morning fun in the (fingers crossed) sun.

For parents who know a thing or two about multi-tasking, here’s an idea that lets you get some shopping done and the kids entertained all in one magical morning: Camp Arbor at the Shoppes at Arbor Lake. Camp Arbor is … Continue reading

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Icehouse Kids Concert Series: Good food. Good music. Good heavens!

Have I told you lately how much I love you, dear reader(s)? Especially when you give me cool ideas like this one: The Icehouse Kids Concert Series. (Count of three, everyone: 1, 2, 3….Thanks, Urbae!) Icehouse is a newish Minneapolis restaurant … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Family Blogs: They complete me.

If you’ve ever wondered how many Twin Cities family fun blogs are out there, just start a blog of your own and soon you’ll find out about each and every one of them. My posting has been a little spotty … Continue reading

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Tao Natural Foods: Good wholesome fun.

Tao Natural Foods is not just a natural foods store, it’s a store-cafe-and-health-services-provider all rolled into one. It’s like I get healthier just by typing its name. Tao Natural Foods…Tao Natural Foods…And while I’m on the road to better health (through … Continue reading

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Boo Bash on Grand Avenue: Scary good family fun.

Tired of Halloween stuff yet? Me neither! Gotta get your money’s worth out of those costumes, right? So why not show ’em off at Grand Avenue Boo Bash this Saturday? There will be all kinds of spooktacular fun. Like pony … Continue reading

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