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
Food & Drink
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?
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
This week's hotspot of the week is Home of Economy. This has been around for 80 years and is one of my favorite places to shop for furniture and toys. My husband oftentimes sends me there to get some items for the farm. If I cannot find something, the staff are very helpful. During the flood of ... » Learn More about Hotspot of the Week: Home of Economy
Looking for a Thanksgiving meal but not the planning, cleaning, hosting or cleaning the mess? Below is a list of Grand Cities restaurants that have you covered. Aaltos // Thanksgiving Buffet 10 AM to 8 PM Blue Moose Bar & Grill // Thanksgiving Meal 11 AM to 7 PM Eagles Crest Grill // ... » Learn More about Thanksgiving Meals Around Town