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5 reasons you should turn your search for a Christmas tree into a family adventure

Header Photo: @hannahcaam As snow swirls and twinkling lights reign supreme, if you haven’t already put up a Christmas tree, we know it’s on your mind. Here’s our case for why you should go for real over fake and turn the search into an adventure: 1. You’ll make long-lasting family memories With

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5 Manitoba corn mazes to get lost in this fall

Header image: A Maze in Corn by Tanya Not all those who wander are lost - except if you're in a corn maze, of course. When it comes to quintessential fall experiences, finding your way through a corn maze is right up there with sipping pumpkin spice lattes and feeling colourful leaves crunch beneath your boots. Here are 5 corn mazes that you must check out in Manitoba.

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5 beaches in small-town Manitoba that you have to swim at this summer

Header photo by ChrisD.ca We’re half way through summer, and considering the hotter-than-normal temps, we reckon you’ve already logged a few days at your favourite beach. Now it’s time to consider straying from your usual path, and planning a trip to these less explored towns in Manitoba that you didn’t realize have a beach vibe.

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Arborg's cutest museum will give you a glimpse into life in the good ol' days

What do I love about village museums? Where do I start? There's no better way to get to know the history of a region than by wandering the streets of yesteryear, stepping into homes once inhabited by early settlers - recreated and/or preserved with thought and care for the pioneer's daily life. If you feel the same way I do, here's another museum to add to your list! The Arborg & District Multicultural Heritage Village is located along the shores of the picturesque Icelandic River in Manitoba's New Iceland, and tells the story of the Icelandic, Polish and Ukrainian pioneers who learned to live, work and build a community together. Here are 5 things you can't miss on your visit...

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3 awesome new things to see at the Manitoba Museum that you won't remember from your childhood

From the Earth History Gallery to the Science Gallery, if you were raised in southern Manitoba, chances are a wander through the Manitoba Museum will bring on some pretty intense nostalgia. Memories of field trips and spring break aside, the Manitoba Museum is evolving by adding new exhibits and improving old ones - and it has some pretty big plans for the future. Here are 3 new things you must check out at the Manitoba Museum, and a few things to look forward to in the years to come! 

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4 Winnipeg museums you’ll want to make your home sweet home

If you have a love for visiting open houses, then we suggest visiting these four Winnipeg museums. While they are not for sale, they represent some of the city’s best preserved historic homes, complete with period features that will make you want to move right in. So take a look at these real estate listings to figure out which museum to visit first – the price of admission is way less than a down payment.

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6 things I learned from a visit to a military museum

The neat thing about a museum experience is that it's different for everyone. No two people share the same journey while there. Just as the museum exhibits are curated by professionals, an individual curates their own visit, selecting the poignant moments that leave a lasting impression. With this