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Today’s #car2go ride was actually closer than my own car parked in the upper basement level of our condo. The choice was a no-brainer.

Beyond easy procedure to use #car2go car sharing. Swipe a card on the dash, enter your password and that’s about it. See them at https://www.car2go.com/en/minneapolis/

Just Google “open streets franklin” or go to http://openstreetsmpls.com/2014-franklin/. press the free metro transit pass button, answer 2 questions, hit submit button, take a screenshot with your phone and you have free Metro LRT and bus rides 9-5 on Sunday. Hope to see you at #OpenStreetsMPLS Franklin Ave!

Businesses, food trucks and folks getting ready for the #vikings game at #tcfbankstadium

Saw and bought some goodness at today’s Nicollet Mall’s Farmer’s Market for today’s #mspwalk.

The process of being removed from Dex Media newsletters. Photo 3 is what came up after I hit the unsubscribe button. Not sure this online option worked so well. I suppose I can go buy a stamp and send a physical postcard to their P.O. box at the DFW airport.

Thought I’d share a no-salt meat rub. Then you can enjoy tasty meals like these:

  • 3 parts paprika
  • 2 parts garlic powder
  • 1 part cumin
  • 1 part nutmeg
  • 1 part dried basil
  • 1 part sugar
  • 1/2 part cinnamon
  • 1/2 part dried cocoa

mindtron:

Despite a fairly large amount of Scandinavian heritage, Aquavit was never a part of my family or the holidays growing up. Most likely due to the strong German influence in Wisconsin it was all about the beer (or deadly serious Tom & Jerrys).

When I finally got around to trying some of the…

homegrownswedes:

Snaps shot.

Sanna is picking spices for aquavit. St John’s wort and Absinthe. Would anyone know if this is the same absinthe as used for the notorious shot drink last turn of the century?

mindtron:

Despite a fairly large amount of Scandinavian heritage, Aquavit was never a part of my family or the holidays growing up. Most likely due to the strong German influence in Wisconsin it was all about the beer (or deadly serious Tom & Jerrys).

When I finally got around to trying some of the…