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Vendors Part 2: The Egg Man

Every Tuesday morning at 10:30am I can set my watch because the Egg Man comes down our street.  He sells eggs, toothpaste, toilet paper, sometimes he has disposable razors, women’s hygiene products, clothespins, toothbrushes, kitchen sponges it just depends on what he thinks he can sell, I guess. 18 more words


Thai Lobster Corn Fritters

I had the most beautiful fresh corn on the cob and several cooked lobster tails. So what shall I make?  How about Thai Seasoned Lobster and Corn fritters. 318 more words


Adolfo our Tank Water Man

Municipal water is not always running for us here in Barrio Norte. So when the cistern starts to get low we need to call our trusty water man Adolfo.  149 more words


One More Phase of Remodeling Finished!

For the past 5 or 6 weeks our place has been taken over by workers making some changes to our outside space and inside working on our kitchen. 160 more words



I first discovered the mighty delicious pupusa on an unassuming corner of Southeast Minneapolis. It happened to be across from one of my favorite breakfast spots… 266 more words


New in St Martin's - Bodega Cantina

So last night I was invited to a preview event at another new restaurant in booming St Martin’s.  This time it was a Mexican/South American venue… 258 more words

Eating Out

Out and About

David Zambrano and his family are our neighbors living only two doors away from us.  David has been our Go To person for any issues we have on the house.  95 more words