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Madison Bloomquist

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

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

The furniture and decor shop found a way to make Pinterest boards seem productive. more

Aug 15, 2017 7:41 AM Swag

From Broad Sex in the Twin Cities

Photo Courtesy of the Minnesota Fringe Festival

Eleven days. More than 160 shows. How do you choose? more

Aug 3, 2017 12:00 AM Arts & Culture 1 Comments

Part of Bird Dog Studio's collection for Bruno Mars

Photo courtesy of Xcel Energy Center

A local maker designed a custom accessories collection for Bruno Mars’s August 5th show. more

Aug 1, 2017 12:44 AM Swag

These pups have (way, way) more followers than you do. more

Jul 21, 2017 8:51 AM Arts & Culture

Great Wolf Lodge Minnesota's raft ride

Photo courtesy of Great Wolf Lodge Minnesota

The $30 million renovation of the old Water Park of America near Mall of America will be complete by December. more

Jul 20, 2017 7:01 PM Travel & Visitors

Green Card Youth Voices

Photo courtesy of Green Card Voices

The latest “Green Card Voices” book chronicles the first-person accounts of immigrant students at a St. Paul high school. more

Jul 12, 2017 4:00 PM Kids & Family

"Sunday in the Park with George" at the Guthrie Theater

Photo courtesy of the Guthrie Theater

The Guthrie season’s big musical transports the audience to 1800s Paris and back again. more

Jul 10, 2017 11:28 AM The Morning After

Two children read a book at Hennepin County Library

Photo courtesy of Hennepin County Libraries

11 ways to keep the whole fam bookishly occupied this summer. more

May 26, 2017 1:45 PM The Fam 1 Comments

Holiday weekend = more time to shop. From big box to boutiques, here's where to save. more

May 26, 2017 12:34 PM Swag

No excuses for showing up at Mother's Day brunch empty handed! Here are all the Mother's Day events and gift ideas you need to be the golden child. more

May 5, 2017 3:57 PM Swag

A woman and two children near a water exhibit at the Minnesota Zoo

Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Zoo

Take Mom out for a concert, a wildflower walk, or a science museum brunch. more

Apr 28, 2017 9:20 AM The Fam

Sarah Chalke and Matthew Morrison in After the Reality

Photo courtesy of David Anderson

Minnesota-born director David Anderson’s first feature film is a tribute to his late father and a love letter to his home state. more

Apr 24, 2017 1:07 PM The Morning After

Featuring West Elm’s office furnishings collection, the showroom depicts what’s on-trend for workspaces now. more

Apr 14, 2017 9:50 AM Home & Design

Three members of the Sharks dance during West Side Story

Photo by Rich Ryan

The Ordway and Teatro del Pueblo turn the beloved musical into a contemporary cultural conversation. more

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM The Morning After

Two children pick up trash at Highland Park during last year's St. Paul Citywide Cleanup

Photo by Erin Carter

Celebrate Mother Nature and the whole fam with these environment-themed celebrations. more

Apr 7, 2017 9:30 AM The Fam