Monthly Archives: July 2012

Lake Minnetonka

As with many names in Minnesota, including the name Minnesota, Lake Minnetonka comes from the native Dakota Indian language and means big waters.  It is one of the largest lakes in the state with over 125 miles of shoreline. Back … Continue reading

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Highland Fest

This weekend,  July 20-22 is the 29th annual Highland Fest!  The art fair has, however, been going on for 45 years!  About 65,000 people are expected this weekend so it is a good sized festival.  The festival has something for … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Farmers Markets

Have you been to the Minneapolis farmers markets?  It is that time of year again where the local fresh produce is starting to come in and the farmers markets are picking up.  The City of Minneapolis has 2 farmers markets … Continue reading

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