Lisa Nguyen

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  • 3 years ago | Lists

    The heat index is supposed to top 100 tomorrow. It's time to start thinking of ways to cool off during the hot summer months to come. And what better way than to treat yourself to something cold and refreshing to eat or drink? When the sweltering ...

  • 3 years ago | Lists

    Of the many reasons to love summer in Minnesota, one of the best is that it's outdoor dining season. Many restaurants offer terrific patio setups, and many realize that their customers often like to include pets in their outdoor activities and don...

  • 3 years ago | Great Gifts

    Still trying to find that perfect gift for mom? Is she the kind of woman who appreciates a meal of many courses, served in small but exquisite portions? When she comes over to your house, does she dump out your salt cellar and refill it with Maldo...

  • 3 years ago | Lists

    It's getting down to the wire to plan Mother's Day festivities for this Sunday, May 13. If you aren't looking forward to spending the week cleaning your house and preparing a feast, consider these top five picks for Mother's Day brunch specials wo...

  • 3 years ago | Food News

    Food bloggers from around the Twin Cities are banding together this Saturday, April 28, at Midtown Global Market for the third-annual Blogger Bake Sale, which benefits a national campaign to end childhood hunger in America. The bloggers will be se...

  • 3 years ago | Interviews

    Tony Panelli and his wife, Heidi, opened Caribe in April 2010, in the space previously known as Jay's Cafe. They brought to town an incredibly warm and inviting space with colorful murals and bright, flavorful food. Next time you're jonesing for a...