Monthly Archives: May 2015

Happy in SW Minneapolis

Summer inspiration is calling from Your Lucky Day. This month’s theme is “Happy” which is applied to travel, gardening, fishing, tea parties or just about any fun activity. There are nods to teachers, graduates and dads for starters plus ideas … Continue reading

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Memorial Weekend

For those who are staying close to home this weekend but want to take a little excursion, there are options! Vintage Marketplace in Farmington is open Fri-Sun with many vintage pieces like the old fashioned washing tub and lots of … Continue reading

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Elegant Garden at Laurie’s Trunk

Flowering plants, urns, and furniture for your garden, patio or porch are waiting at Laurie’s Trunk at 9066 Lyndale Ave. S. in Bloomington. There are mirrors, chandeliers, dining room tables and more, but the lush plants were a welcome treat … Continue reading

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Shop Downtown Shakopee

Going south of the river, you will find quaint downtown shops starting in Shakopee. How Quaint at 714 First Ave. East (Hwy. 101) looks like a normal stucco home until you notice all the exceptional garden decor in the yard … Continue reading

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Downtown Shops, North

Quaint and thriving towns await you on the north side of westbound I-94. Historic buildings are admired in Osseo as evidenced by the rustic, primitive and authentic pieces at Antique Alley. There is a mix of cupboards, tables, dishes, paintings, … Continue reading

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This Weekend Starts Today

It’s convenient that three shops in South Minneapolis open Wednesday starting in the late morning. All were ready for the outdoor garden and patio season with furniture, accessories and plants for sale. The fragrance of lilacs in The Urban Cottage’s … Continue reading

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