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Leftovers

That’s what I had for lunch today, some leftover artichoke dip from the local chain Pizza Luce, albeit with some enhancements that made it entirely different and yet still just as wonderful as its original form. I’m so pleased by…

Rocked my bike

If I had any desire to do anything more than just knock out this post, I’d go back and find all the previous posts where I had lamented the lack of bicycle shops in my fair town of Hopkins, especially…

Hard habits to break

It was a recent night that I just let myself be a damned suburbanite. The wife was out of town, and the kid and I were left to our own devices. Usually I’m the one who does all the cooking…

How Jucy is your Lucy?

New York has its pizza that you can fold in half. Philly has its cheesesteak. Chicago has its dog. But Minneapolis holds the trump card on deliciousness with the Jucy Lucy. It’s a burger, a thick patty with a molten…

Apple moves on Up

It seems that Apple is opening a store in Uptown. At first, this seems like a good fit. After all, Uptown Minneapolis is stereotypically a haven for the hip, young, creative types, much like the rubber-stamp put on Apple users.…