Christy DeSmith

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Christy DeSmith has a background in magazines. Before joining the Star Tribune, she was an editor at The Rake, Mpls.St.Paul and Boston magazines. She also has a career as a freelance writer, specializing in art, design, lifestyle and travel. Her work has appeared in American Craft, Boston Globe and Delta Sky, among many other publications.

Recent content from Christy DeSmith

When it comes to kids' menus, these restaurants get an A+

Forget bland and boring. These restaurants have interesting options for the little ones. What are your favorite kid-friendly menus? Let us know in the comments.

Updated: July 31, 2014, - 10:38 AM

MIDLIFE: Training for the long run

Howard Ojalvo started running in his late 50s. Six marathons later, he reflects on the benefits of arriving late to...

Updated: July 29, 2014, - 10:14 AM

Top Workplaces: Special award winners

Employees singled out these companies for special praise.

Updated: June 15, 2014, - 06:23 AM

Tiny places for tiny people: 5 family-friendly museums

The Bakken, Science and Minnesota Children's museums are all beloved Twin Cities destinations for families. Here's where to bring the little ones next.

Updated: May 03, 2014, - 07:40 PM

Eight don't-miss shows at Minnesota museums

The popular Science Museum of Minnesota exhibit Ultimate Dinosaurs is one of eight don't-miss shows at Minnesota museums.

Updated: April 30, 2014, - 01:53 PM

Minnesota Trail: 20 places to learn about our state's history

These 20 Minnesota museums offer 20 essential lessons on our state's history.

Updated: April 30, 2014, - 12:47 PM

How to plan a funeral

In an ideal world, the process of planning a funeral begins long before death. It’s helpful to know about the...

Updated: January 28, 2014, - 01:48 PM

How to plan a funeral

In an ideal world, the process of planning a funeral begins long before death. It’s helpful to know about the...

Updated: January 24, 2014, - 01:51 PM

A winter survival guide for your house

How to get through this winter without burst pipes, broken furnaces, heat loss and other problems that can plague the Minnesota homeowner.

Updated: September 18, 2013, - 07:21 AM

The Okee Dokee Brothers: Instruments of outdoor adventure

The Okee Dokee Brothers write songs that move families to fish, camp, paddle — and dance.

Updated: August 30, 2013, - 07:03 AM

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