Category Archives: Minnesota

Minnesota Weather Fun Facts

Minnesota Weather is Full of Surprises Our summers in Minnesota never last as long as we’d like. We wait about eight months for warmer temperatures to return and then we sometimes tend to complain when things get too hot! Air … Continue reading

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Create an Energy Efficient Home While on Vacation

Summer Home Energy Efficiency Tips Summertime means vacation time. Not only does your vacation require planning, leaving your home for a few weeks or even a weekend getaway also requires some special attention. Here are summer energy saving tips for … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About Our Minnesota Twins

Questions to Test Your Minnesota Twins Knowledge Our Minnesota Twins are off to a decent start – even with the rainy wet spring we’ve had here in the Twin Cities. But, how much do you know about our beloved baseball … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Warm Weather Activities in Minnesota

Summer Activities in Minnesota The shovels have been put away and patio furniture is making its return from storage. Along with making plans to enjoy the warm temperatures at home, families everywhere in Minnesota are shifting gears and making plans … Continue reading

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How to Celebrate Earth Day

Projects for Earth Day this April The arrival of spring alone, is something worth celebrating in Minnesota. Another important day is April 22, Earth Day. Started in 1970, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental … Continue reading

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Reasons We Love Our Minnesota Twins

Minnesotans are loyal fans of our Minnesota Twins baseball team. We seem to have a love/hate relationship with all our sports teams, but probably more so with the Twins than any other team. Every season we start with fresh hopes and … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Almanac Predicts the Weather for the Summer of 2014

The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2014 Summer Prediction Since 1792, The Old Farmer’s Almanac has been an integral part of many people’s lives.  It has been commonly known for predicting the weather, but did you know it has also provided valuable … Continue reading

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Ways To Enjoy the Minnesota State Fair With Your Family

The Great Minnesota Get-Together It’s that time of year again! Time for greasy cheese curds, tall cups of Minnesota milkshakes and enough people watching to last you through next year. Yep, it’s Minnesota State Fair time and here at Stay … Continue reading

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American Women Are Now the Primary Breadwinners

New study shows more moms are bringing home the bacon. She may not know the inner workings of a furnace or A/C unit, but a new report says that the working mom is doing just fine without that knowledge. We … Continue reading

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Prevent ice dams from building on your roof

If you live in Minnesota than you’re familiar with the term “ice dams.” Ice dams occur when water builds up behind a blockage of ice – and if this happens on your home’s roof it can result in mega damage. … Continue reading

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