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My Pick Six in Minneapolis

Being a transplant in a new city inevitably means that you will have visitors. Or…at least I hope so.

Dear new person in a new city – I… 998 more words

milk and honey


Jon’s dad has told me the story of how he got engaged not once, not twice, but perhaps five or six times.  I know his wife took 24 hours to say yes and that he borrowed money from his brother for her ring.   161 more words

Better Together

Good Question: Why Is It So Windy In The Spring?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – When running around Lake Calhoun Monday, Brad Homan of St. Paul, Minn. had hoped for a break from the wind, but the air on both sides of the lake hit him right in the face. 265 more words

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Naps & Handstands Outside: Things We Do When It’s 70 Degrees

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It finally happened. On Wednesday, some parts of Minnesota and western Wisconsin got above 70 degrees.

And true to form, many people didn’t waste a minute of the warmth. 218 more words

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The White Pine

Through pine needles and scarlet oak leaves, I watched a sunset in 2012.  It was just after my mother had died and the strangest lightening had struck my pine on father’s day. 245 more words

Observations

Lake Calhoun Polar Plunge Raises Money For Special Olympics Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – If it wasn’t already cold enough outside, some brave people decided to make themselves even colder.

Thousands decided to take the plunge for a good cause. 53 more words

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The Recharge Walk

Hello there–I hope you had a fantastic weekend! Ken and I bundled up on Sunday and went  for a walk around Lake Calhoun. Though it was  118 more words