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Annelise Hanshaw

Annelise Hanshaw is an editorial intern. She studies magazine media at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. Annelise has a love for interior design and real estate.
Ferris wheel at the Minnesota State Fair

Top 10 Midwest Summer Events

From county fairs to music festivals and foodie events, don't miss these top 10 Upper Midwest summer celebrations.

Road Trip: The House on the Rock

The House on the Rock is a vacation home turned tourist-attraction experiment in southwestern Wisconsin between Spring Green and Dodgeville. Builder Alex Jordan, Jr., dreamt up and built this retreat, and its peculiarity accumulated...

Highlights of the Shooting Star Scenic Byway

It’s time to bust out the bikes and sneakers. Spring is upon us, and our Minnesota wildflowers are blooming. For the best selection, check out the Shooting Star Scenic Byway, a 31-mile stretch just...

Activity: Go Above the Trees at Kerfoot Canopy Tours

Kerfoot Canopy Tours is a zip line and adventure park in Henderson, southwest of the Twin Cities, but it has a deep connection to a spot way up north. Owners Lee and Eva Kerfoot...
Flora Cash

Q+A: Indie Pop Duo Flora Cash Returns to Minneapolis

Cole Randall and Shpresa Lleshaj talk about making music as a couple, getting emotional with listeners, and their upcoming performance at Varsity Theater with lovelytheband

Easter Egg Hunts in the Twin Cities 2019

Hop over to these spring celebrations to enjoy candy and appearances by the Easter Bunny
Little boy planting a tree with the help of a parent on Earth Day

Earth Day in the Twin Cities 2019

Cleanup efforts, exhibits, and extravaganzas abound in Minneapolis and St. Paul for Earth Day 2019
Hamdi Mohamed, the new Fashion Week MN director

Spring 2019 Fashion Week MN: What to Expect

Fashion Week MN's new director Hamdi Mohamed gives insight into this season’s shows, which run from April 28 through May 4

Journeys: Kansas City

Kansas City is the perfect spot for trips, art, and of course—barbecue
A woman with a smartwatch in the park with a leather shoulder bag

A New Time for Smartwatches

This technology has changed over the years since its introduction