Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tips for Hosting Holiday Parties

The holiday season is such a whirlwind of parties and family gatherings that sometimes it feels like we spend the whole month of December either planning, attending, or cleaning up after an event. In our years of hosting holiday parties, we’ve learned a few tricks to help keep the whirlwind from spinning out of control. Plan ahead. Tried and true advice for any time you play host. Make a list of everything that needs to get done before the party. Then schedule which things can... view article »

3 Tips For Relocating Out of State

Moving is a stressful process no matter what, but the stress is compounded when you’re making a move across state lines. Relocating to a new city requires even more preparation and organization than moving across town, and presents any number of challenges. Following these three relocation tips will help your moving process to be as seamless as possible. 1. Give yourself enough time to prepare. Most mistakes happen when you’re rushing through something. Sometimes job relocations happen quickly and you don’t have as much time... view article »

Indoor Activities in the Twin Cities

Outsiders may assume that Minnesota’s extreme winters shut down the Twin Cities from November to March, but locals know better—that social and cultural life in the Twin Cities thrives in the winter. When the going gets cold, the cold get creative, and the Twin Cities have no end of ways to enjoy even the chilliest weekend afternoon or night on the town. Here are some of our favorite reasons to get out of the house during the winter. Shopping at Galleria – We love spending... view article »