Two Spots for a Low-Key Thanksgiving Dinner in Woodbury

Thanksgiving Dinner in Woodbury

The leaves are falling and the weather is turning, and where did all these pumpkins come from?! It’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving. If a massive family meal or a multi-course fancy dinner isn’t really your style, why not look for a more low-key option? These two restaurants are serving up Thanksgiving dinner in […]

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Explore the Vibrant “Lyn Lake” Lyndale & Lake Neighborhood

Bicycles parked in a bike shop

Not far from Valley Creek Apartments is the most walkable neighborhood in Minneapolis. We’re talking about Lyndale & Lake, or “Lyn Lake”, and it’s home to a unique array of independent shops, enticing restaurants, and entertainment destinations. Here are a few highlights of this special neighborhood: Penn Cycle A local institution since 1957, Penn Cycle […]

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Fall and Winter Fun at Battle Creek Regional Park in Saint Paul

Senior couple with dog on a walk in an autumn forest.

The weather is turning and the crisp cool air is arriving. Yes, the summer sun makes parks fun, but Battle Creek Regional Park in Saint Paul is just as wonderful in the cooler months. This beautiful park is just three minutes away from Valley Creek Apartments; it’s perfect for an afternoon stroll or a run […]

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