Where to find Deals on Ski Lift Tickets

The weather is nice, there is snow on the ground, it’s time to take advantage of the combination and get out to enjoy some skiing and snowboarding.  Below are some ways to help find those ski and snowboarding deals within driving distance of the Twin Cities. Liftopia.com offers value deals online for pre-purchase of lift […]


Free Museum Days

The Twin Cities has a number of great museums and institutes.  Many of them offer free days, discounts and free events on a regular basis.  The Minneapolis Institute of Arts is always free (except for certain special Exhibitions).  Plus every Second Sunday of the month is Family Day (hours 11 am – 5 pm).  You […]

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Trade in old baby gear for 25% off new stuff

If you’re expecting a baby or just want to refresh your baby gear and get rid of, say that used car seat you bought on Craigslist for next to nothing, now’s the time to get a good deal. The Great Trade-In Event is going on at Babies R Us and Toys R Us stores nationwide […]

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Get a 20% discount at Einstein Bros

For a limited time Einstein Bros is offering customers a 20% discount on any purchase (excluding catering and gift cards) at participating locations. To get the deal, you’ll need this printable coupon, which is good through Feb 4.  To find an Einstein Bros store near you click here for the store locator. Copyright Living on the […]

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50% off Footlong Hot Dogs at Sonic Drive-In

Only the groundhog knows whether good weather awaits us in the next six weeks. However, one thing for sure is that this is a good deal. On Feb. 2, Sonic Drive-In is offering 50% off its Footlong Hot Dogs — all day. Choose from the Footlong Quarter Pound Coney, Footlong New York Dog, Footlong All-American […]

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Four-course feast at Olive Garden for $14

Olive Garden has a new Four-Course Festa Italiana that includes one of three entrees, a small plate, breadsticks and your choice of unlimited soup or salad for $13.99. Your entree choices include Asiago Tortelloni with Meat Sauce, Tri-Colored Penne with Marinara or Spaghetti with Five Cheese Marinara. For an additional fee (it doesn’t say how […]

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Teachers Invited to Preview Space Exhibit

The Science Museum of Minnesota is inviting all teachers to a FREE preview of its new Space exhibit on February 28, 8:15 a.m. – noon.  Teachers and their guest will enjoy a light breakfast, tour the Space exhibition, see the Journey to Space Omnitheater film and learn about the Space field trip package and other resources to support […]


Minneapolis Tours

Discover an abundance of local history and some urban legend the Minneapolis City Hall and Courthouse in downtown Minneapolis.  FREE tours are offered every other month on the Third Wednesday at noon by the Father of the Waters statute.  Visitors can also explore the building on their own by stopping by the security desk in the […]


FREE Dental Work to Children in Need

It’s time for the 13th annual Give Kids a Smile program where dental professionals from across the state offer FREE dental care for children in need.  The event will take place on February 6-7 and is made possible by the collaborative effort of the Minnesota Dental Foundation, volunteer dentists and other sponsors.   Up to […]