courtesy Great White Shark

Sharks, snow sculptures, and a chance to meet WordGirl. Word up! Here's your "It's-the-weekend-and-I-have-nothing-planned!" family plan. (Note: Most of these are in St. Paul, so . . . Word up, St. Paul!) more

Jan 22, 2014 2:44 PM The Fam


photo courtesy Explore Minnesota

Apparently Grand Portage is lovely this time of year, especially when free socks are involved. more

Jan 10, 2014 1:29 PM The Fam


photo by Steph Wilbur Ash

Knee-jerk, head-spinning spit takes from local parents about the Governor's announcement to close school Monday, January 6, 2014. more

Jan 3, 2014 3:45 PM The Fam