United States of Mmmerica: Cuisine of the Midwest

The Midwest, considered America’s heartland, is home to many regional specialties and some of the most iconic foods of the United States. Though Midwestern food is not the fanciest cuisine, many of these dishes are symbols of Americana. From hot dish to Jell-O salad, these comfort foods are a product of a culture based on [...]

Minnesota – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: Minnesota is located in a region called the Upper Midwest, along the United States border with Canada. It is actually the northernmost state other than Alaska. It is often known as the “Land of 10,000 Lakes,” an accurate name, as Minnesota boasts at least that many decently-sized lakes in its area. Counties [...]