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An local’s guide to the Minnesota State Fair

An local’s guide to the Minnesota State Fair

Minnesota’s Great Get-Together, where food-on-a-stick is a novelty and other strange food combinations become the center of attention. Every year, it’s a tradition for my family to go for a day and fill up on the greasy delights and check out all the new baby […]

23, a year of bravery 

23, a year of bravery 

Super long, sappy, self-love post ahead!  A year ago, I thought I was on the summit of Mount Everest in the happiness department. I had everything figured out: my career, my love life, my relationship with friends and family, finances, everything. Which all called for […]