One of the best kept secrets in Grand Forks is The Olive Barrel. This is a fabulous small business in south Grand Forks. They offer a large selection of olive oils and balsamic vinegars. Last week, when I stopped by the store, I was able to create a gift basket for a local silent auction. The ... » Learn More about The Olive Barrel
Wow! There are a lot of events happening in the Grand Cities this coming week and the temperatures are going to be reasonable. Many events have been rescheduled due to last weekend's blizzard. Hope you can get out and enjoy some great activities planned in the community. Friday, January 24 ... » Learn More about Events: January 24 to January 30
Whenever I travel to other communities, I oftentimes ask the "locals" what should I do here in the next 24 hours. It's fun to get the local recommendations. So those conversations I had inspired this blog post. It was hard to nail down one item throughout the day so gave options as the day went ... » Learn More about What to do in Grand Forks in a day?
Looks like a fun filled weekend and upcoming week. There's the Pork & Brew Festival, Sesame Street LIVE!, Old Fashioned Movies at the Empire Theater and GFYHA Squirt Hockey Tournament. Stay safe and warm as you travel around town. Friday, January 17 The Godfather @ Empire Arts Center ... » Learn More about Events: January 17 to January 23
There's nothing more comforting than a blueberry bagel with strawberry cream cheese, paired with a medium roast coffee! There are a couple of bagel shops in and around the Grand Cities. Top Three Bagel Shops in the Grand Cities Bully Brew Coffee Coffee & Bagels Panera Bread ... » Learn More about Best Bagel Shops