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Willow River State Park Videos

Here are some videos from our last trip to Willow River State Park in Hudson, WI.  I wrote a lengthy overview last year.  We visited again and shot some new video and took a bunch of pictures. We walked the … Continue reading

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Minnesota Point Lighthouse Hike

The Minnesota Point Lighthouse has been on my list of must see places for a long time.  I’ve been close, but never saw it.  That all changed last Saturday. Minnesota Point Lighthouse was the first lighthouse built in Minnesota.  Once … Continue reading

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A record setting day in Saint Paul

St. Patrick’s Day in Saint Paul is a big deal.  Every year, there’s a parade along with plenty of drunken commotion in the streets until the wee hours of the morning.  Usually St. Patrick’s Day is either cold, wet, or … Continue reading

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Saint Paul Winter Carnival 2012

Back in 1886, a reporter from New York described Saint Paul, then the fastest growing city in the country, as “another Siberia, unfit for human habitation in the winter.”  To prove him wrong, the people of Saint Paul organized their … Continue reading

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Mojo Monkey Donuts Review

We finally made our first trip to Mojo Monkey Donuts and it was worth the wait! It’s not a secret that I love a good donut. You can judge a donut shop by how well they make a plain cake … Continue reading

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