My Kid Can’t Do Anything. Now What?

Convincing my parents of the value of moving cross-country to pursue higher education proved difficult. Two proud, blue-collar Tennesseans raised me. The concept of college felt daunting enough for them. The thought of their daughter—gasp—becoming a northerner seemed even more terrifying. “Are you sure you don’t want to […]

Arts & Entertainment

Be Elsa for a day

Venture into an ice castle appropriate for Queen Elsa from “Frozen.” Ice Castles is bringing some winter creations to New Brighton. The ice castles are built by hand to create a magical experience. This castle […]



Your college kid will be fine! And here’s why: As a parent, you are always warned about the terrible twos and those emotional teenage years. But what you aren’t always enlightened on is sending your […]