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Monthly Archives: May, 2011

Opening weekend at Wise Acre Eatery

I was pretty eager to get over to this new neighborhood joint which just opened in the old Liberty Custard place in Tangletown Minneapolis. The restaurant is brought to us … Continue reading

May 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Wish Ball 2011

Just back from the Make-a-Wish Wish Ball event at the St. Paul River Centre. Fun event for an amazing foundation that helps lift the spirits of kids, and their families, … Continue reading

May 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Spring fashion sale alerts!

Look alive shoppers! Don’t let the late start to spring get you down, the only good result of this is lots of good spring/summer merchandise on mark down now. IN … Continue reading

May 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Our staycation continues

Well, we’re not on vacation, actually. We haven’t taken time off from work in a while since our cruise back in February – seems like eons ago now! But as … Continue reading

May 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

50% off Ariel Gordon’s initial pendants

This deal arrived in my email box a few days ago, via InStyle’s site StyleFind.  To get the 50% off you must enter the code AGSTYLEFIND at checkout, and note … Continue reading

May 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Mother(‘s) Lode

Had a great Mother’s Day despite somewhat cool and dreary weather Sunday. Kids were great all day, despite skipping naptime. They were so sweet to me and not only did I … Continue reading

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Domo Arigato, Mr. Robata

Is it sad or clever that I just invoked an old Styx song to review a new Japanese restaurant, Masu Sushi and Robata. Well, I’m writing after midnight on a Sunday, … Continue reading

May 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Much-needed coffee break

Had a super productive week getting some things checked off on our monster list of house projects and ended the week on a high note with some beautiful summer-like weather … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Swedish furniture & junk food

A quick trip to Ikea Sunday to get our five-year-old her first desk, the Micke, and our three-year-old the Expedit bookcase, resulted in this find as well: Delicato Cocosball. They … Continue reading

May 3, 2011 · Leave a comment