Madison Bloomquist

Madison is an Editorial Intern at Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.

The Bridal Cabin

Photo by Kristen Dyer Photography

A new venue combines dreamy nature with rustic chic. more

Nov 20, 2017 12:07 PM Aisle File

Your guide to Thanksgiving weekend boutique shopping in the Twin Cities. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:11 PM Swag

Calm is the new crazy as many retailers back off on the post-turkey overnight shopping. But if you still want to, there's fun and deals to be had around the clock. more

Nov 16, 2017 7:38 PM Swag

The locally written children’s book set in the mountains of Norway may be what we all need in troubling times. more

Nov 14, 2017 3:23 PM The Fam

Now you, too, can own the Brontosaurus sweatshirt that caused an Internet sensation. more

Nov 6, 2017 5:35 PM Swag

Northern Grade Minneapolis 2013

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

From weekend pop-ups to winter farmers markets, find all the cool places to shop local this season. more

Nov 6, 2017 7:38 AM Swag

The wedding community gives back. more

Nov 1, 2017 3:12 PM Aisle File

These furry guys make the ultimate store greeters. more

Oct 26, 2017 8:35 AM , Shop & Style

Where Are All the Minnesotans?

Photo courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society Press

Yes, winter is coming. Local author Karlyn Coleman is here to remind us how to embrace it. more

Oct 18, 2017 11:30 AM The Fam


Photo by Kendra Oxendale

Each year, The Fairy Godmother Project throws a military couple their dream wedding—and they’re taking submissions now. more

Oct 12, 2017 7:00 AM Aisle File

Speaking of Home installation

Photographs by Peter Von DeLinde | Courtesy of Nancy Ann Coyne

What does "home" mean to 58 immigrants and refugees? Check the St. Paul skyways. more

Oct 10, 2017 2:34 PM Arts & Culture


Larry A. Falke

The discounted denim shop will be the second of its kind in Minnesota. more

Oct 6, 2017 1:12 PM Swag

Creep Twins from the Haunted Basement

Photo by Ashley Berry Photography, courtesy of the Haunted Basement

After a decade with The Soap Factory, the chilling attraction moves to a new Northeast location. more

Oct 6, 2017 12:46 PM Arts & Culture

It’s like shopping in your cool best friend’s closet - while helping the environment. more

Oct 2, 2017 10:25 PM Swag

Sever's Fall Festival

Photo courtesy of Sever's Fall Festival

From apple orchards and pumpkin patches to the Extreme Corn Pit, the Twin Cities has tons of options for family fun. more

Sep 28, 2017 10:45 AM The Fam

Model Nyakim Gatwech looks beyond the runway. more

Sep 5, 2017 7:52 AM Swag

Log rolling by members of the Timberworks Lumberjack Show

Photo courtesy of Samantha Hadley

The Timberworks Lumberjack Show is an iconic part of the Minnesota State Fair—and we’d bet a deep-fried Snickers the contestants are fitter than you. more

Aug 23, 2017 11:08 AM Arts & Culture

Solar Eclipse

Photo from Shutterstock

We may not be in the path of totality, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have astronomical amounts of fun. more

Aug 15, 2017 1:15 PM The Fam

The Great Big Wheel

Photo courtesy of the Minnesota State Fair

You already know the kids will have a sugar buzz for three days straight. But what else will you do? more

Aug 15, 2017 11:15 AM The Fam