questival continued

i, laura, had the amazing opportunity to compete in cotopaxi's questival twin cities. it was seriously the adventure of a lifetime.  questival, in short, is an adventure race with over 280 challenges that are mostly specific to the city it takes place in... watch this super cool video for a better explanation! my favorite challenges… Continue reading questival continued

summer according to my camera

it's time for me, laura, to move out to new york and start my freshman year! it truly is a bittersweet feeling, but i know that this new chapter in my life will challenge, change, inspire, and teach me so much. nevertheless, i will miss minneapolis, my family, my dog, and my friends. it was… Continue reading summer according to my camera

new place on the block

today, i (jane) checked out the newly opened penny's coffee shop in the linden hills area. this new location opened just last friday and marks the second mpls penny's location, joining the hennepin ave. one.  i tried their nitro cold brew and avocado toast- both of which i would highly reccomend. aside from the delicious… Continue reading new place on the block

rock the garden 2017

i, laura, absolutely loved rock the garden this year. this concert is put on by our favorite radio station (89.3 the current) and the walker art center in the sculpture garden located in downtown minneapolis. check out last year's post on rock the garden here. seeing bon iver live has always been a dream of… Continue reading rock the garden 2017

introducing nine56 studio

we are so excited to share our latest collab with studio nine56 !! nine56 studio is a minneapolis based start up clothing brand. they design unique, made to order garments for women in their studio. we especially love the quality of their garments and versatility of the colors and styles. last week, we got the… Continue reading introducing nine56 studio

uptown food truck festival!

the other day i, laura, went to the minneapolis uptown food truck festival! it was an awesome event on a cool sunday afternoon. here are some pics!!   happy monday!

greenway bike day!

i, laura, have been spending a lot of time on my bike so far this summer! minneapolis is such a fun city to bike in as we have essentially a bike "highway" that travels from the lakes all the way to downtown. i have had so much fun exploring! the other day, gus and i… Continue reading greenway bike day!

introducing pab’s packs!

we are so excited to share this collaboration post with some super cool women that started the amazing non-profit that is pab's packs! pab's packs provides comfort and encouragement to chronically ill teens by donating custom backpacks filled with items to make their hospital stays easier. “pab” is for pia and abbie. abbie was diagnosed with… Continue reading introducing pab’s packs!

saint genevieve: a sweet spot

i, laura, finally got to this adorable french restaurant named saint genevieve today for a coffee and some sweets! located on 50th and bryant in mpls, this super stylish spot has unreal sweets, coffee, and of course, french food! saint genevieve is the perfect solution for travel envy as it makes you feel like you're… Continue reading saint genevieve: a sweet spot

summer outfit + local events

today, i (jane) am featuring some new summer finds and great summer events around the minneapolis area. my floral embroidered shirt is from h&m. ripped light wash jeans from urban outfitters. these amazing bamboo brand shoes that were on sale at francesca's for only $9.98 !! the best deals there can only be found in-store but… Continue reading summer outfit + local events