Have you ever asked yourself, what is Giving Hearts Day? I have wondered myself. Giving Hearts Day is a 24 hour fundraising event for local charities in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Since 2008 this event has raised over $70,000,000. This years' Giving Hearts Day is on February 13. Top 10 ... » Learn More about What is Giving Hearts Day?
A few years ago, I randomly discovered Mainstream Boutique in Grand Forks. It became my favorite store instantly because of the brands available and selection of clothing. My favorite item at the store is Mac & Me jeans. These jeans are the most comfortable jeans I have ever owned. Last week ... » Learn More about Mainstream Boutique
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
2020 is flying right by! February begins and there are several great events happening around the Grand Cities. Friday, January 31 Fight the Frost @ Alerus Center University of North Dakota Mens Hockey @ Ralph Engelstad Arena Judd Hoos @ Shotgun Sally's Dan Christianson @ Half Brothers ... » Learn More about Events: January 31 to February 6
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?