things from this weekend that did not blow up. 6

Apart from the Lowry Bridge, nothing else exploded or fell into the river over the weekend. Which is probably for the best. Friday night, Matt and I grabbed a quick dinner at Black Dog (due to which I’m re-obsessed with hummus sammiches), then went over to the Hat Trick Lounge to see the Jack Brass Band. They were playing there ...

the roadtrip season opener. 2

Saturday morning, we had brunch at Blackbird. I had the huevos rancheros. Matt had a pork sandwich made with french toast. That right there should tell you how awesome the place is. And walking distance from our house! We hopped in the car and headed southward, to Red Wing. We’d wanted to check out Treasure Island Casino for a while, ...