Something I love about Minneapolis and St. Paul: there are many places right in the city where it is possible to feel like you are out in the middle of nowhere. We added another such place to the list in September—Fort Snelling State Park. We trekked through fields of wildflowers to Pike Island, where we … Read More
Winter is here.
He still does yoga on the deck in the morning and butter still gets his full attention. I’m back in MN!
On today’s Fourth of July I am having a real hankering to be swimming in a lake off of a boat and grilling. It’s really the only way to spend the holiday. Which got me to thinking: When was the last time I had such a Fourth of July? I went to iPhoto and started … Read More
Yesterday I went to the Noerenberg gardens, a park on Lake Minnetonka. I used to ride my bike here all of the time when I was growing up and spent many summer days lounging in the grass next to the lake. The park used to be a private estate, owned by a German immigrant who … Read More