Category Archives: Minnesota

This Dynamic Duo Rated #1 For Healthy Living

The new year has just about everyone looking to give their lifestyle a healthy facelift from 30-day diets to starting a workout regimen. Depending on where you live, some cities seem to naturally cater to the wellness world giving health enthusiasts access to plenty of bike trails, fitness studios, and healthy food options. Places like L.A and South Beach may be synonymous for their beach bodies, and juice bars, but for one metro area, the pursuit of wellness made it the nation’s healthiest destination according to the American Fitness Index. Welcome to the heart pumping, smoothie loving hotspot of MinneapolisSt. Paul where whether you’re a runner or yogi, healthy living is just how the folks in the Twin Cities roll.

Despite arctic winters locals don’t bat an eye. Rain or snow, getting up and heading outdoors is what people here do to take advantage of all this metro hub has to offer. Home to more than seventy parks, five pro sports teams, and the Minneapolis farmers market established in 1937, a focus on health and wellness is woven into its tapestry. Cycling is to the Twin Cities as the subway is to New York as the main mode of transportation whether commuting to the office or doing some sightseeing. Named the number one bike city by with over eighty miles of bike paths, and an extensive infrastructure of bike lanes, residents in this area are logging more Fitbit steps, than putting miles on their cars.

Spend a Night Out Under the Stars

Pitch a tent, and saddle up, because this campground is not your average night under the stars. Tucked away amidst the breathtaking wilderness of Richmond, Minnesota, El Rancho Mañana Campground, and Riding Stable, offers 1,208 acres of natural wonderland, and exciting outdoor recreation. From meandering through lush wooded trails on horseback, or enjoying a hike, to getting out on the water in a kayak, El Rancho Mañana has something for every level of adventure. Whether exploring it solo, or hosting a family reunion, this unique campground offers modern amenities, and options for campers of all styles whether in an RV or going it old school in a tent.

El Rancho Mañana campground offers 120 sites including RV sites, and tent areas, with campsites in the horse stable area. There’s no need to rough it thanks to convenient modern amenities including hookups for RV’s, access to updated bathhouses, and clean laundry facilities. Located on Long Lake, this campground is the ideal setting for gatherings, and events with party-friendly accommodations including the Ranch House, and an on-site convenience store in case someone forgot to pick up supplies for s’mores.

A Great Active Adult Living for Senior Retirement by K Hovnanian

Four Seasons at Rush Creek is another Active Adult Living for Senior Retirement

55+ seniors, living in Maple Grove, Minnesota, are some of the lucky few who can experience life in an active adult community that provides just about everything they need for a perfect retirement. However, this does not mean seniors living outside the state are unable to experience the life here too. If you are considering retirement, and are looking for a great Active Adult Living as senior retirement destination, the Four Seasons at Rush Creek is a great place to consider.