Neighborhoods

Mon Petit Cheri… Seward neighborhood’s destination bakery for Almond Joy cookies

We stopped at Mon Petit Cheri bakery in the Seward neighborhood last weekend for brunch. It’s on Franklin, across the street from Northern Clay Center where my husband John took pottery...
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Linden Hills Rose Street Patisserie… too good to miss

Nestled in the hills next to Lake Harriet, Linden Hills is not only one of the most charming walkable neighborhoods in Minneapolis, it is also the home of one of...
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Experience why Young Joni earned best new restaurant of the year… and don’t miss their amazing wood-fired Cauliflower!!

It seems like I have been hearing accolade after accolade for Young Joni for the past year… because I have!  When they ranked on multiple local, national and even international...
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Looking for a Twin Cities suburb with new homes, great schools, and an old-fashioned downtown? Lakeville might be the place for you!

Lakeville, Minnesota, at the far southern end of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area, is one of the Twin Cities’ fastest-growing suburbs. Located just south of the I-35 split, it provides...
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Long to live on Seward’s historic Milwaukee Avenue?

Buyers looking for walkable neighborhoods near the University of Minnesota frequently ask about Seward neighborhood, just over the Franklin Avenue bridge from the Minneapolis UMN campus. The most unique location...
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Excelsior… small-town lakeside living only 30 minutes from downtown Minneapolis

Minnesota is known as the ‘land of lakes’ and Lake Minnetonka is the grandaddy of Twin Cities lakes, with 140 miles of meandering lakeshore. Nestled on the south shore of...
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Ready for “Surban” living? Where you can find it in the Twin Cities

The demand for walkable urban neighborhoods has been strong for years, but the newest trend is shifting to SURBAN living… a suburban area with the feel of urban living, including...
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Victory Memorial Drive… designed in the earliest days of the automobile

I took a picture of the historic photo above in a home I listed on Victory Memorial Drive a number of years ago. The photo was taken in 1921, the...
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