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Falling In Love With Minneapolis In Just Three Days

I think this is a byproduct of a life spent living in California, but I’ve always had a fascination with the Midwest. That fascination has only grown as I’ve gotten older, now that I spend most of my days either sweating on a couch or listening to sad Midwestern pop-punk bands like Banner Pilot and House Boat (or sometimes doing both activities at the same time). 1,646 more words

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What might someday be

Note: I’ve transcribed something I wrote in a notebook last year on August 12th in Minneapolis during a trip I took to watch some baseball games. 539 more words


Minnesota Aces Turn NY Bats Limp In Sweep

June 27: Minnesota 11, New York 5

Walter Johnson gave up four walks and nine hits, but none of the extra base variety. That’s no small trick against NY, by far the sluggingest team in the league. 300 more words

Skating the Split Rock River Loop Trail

We met up with a friend in Duluth before heading up the North Shore to Split Rock Lighthouse State Park. Our goal was to hike the five mile Split Rock River Loop Trail. 345 more words


Why I'm not so bullish as Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli about team's playoff chances

Only McDavid, Draisaitl and Sekera thriving right now against toughest competition

GAME DAY 77: Oilers vs Sharks

Edmonton Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli now sounds positively bullish about the prospects of his team in the coming 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs, no matter which team his Oilers come up against. 749 more words

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Springing along with a photo-a-day

Week #12 — and the official arrival of spring — brought us a variety of weather. But any time we’re playing golf in March, that’s an early spring around here. 300 more words

Third Street Brewhouse

The small, brick taproom of Third Street Brewhouse is located just off the beaten path in Cold Spring, MN. As the craft beer division of Cold Spring Brewing, Third Street has quite a bit of force behind it, despite its modest appearances. 216 more words

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