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?
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