Walkable Neighborhoods

Kindee Thai Restaurant – in the Middle of the Theater & Museum District

A few weeks ago we met some friends at the Kindee Thai Restaurant to grab a bite before a showing of Frankenstein: Playing with Fire at the Guthrie Theater ....
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Ginger Hop Restaurant… where East meets NE

Sharlene and I were looking for a parking spot to eat at a restaurant on Main Street in Minneapolis, but found nothing. It was about 6 o’clock on a Friday...
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Multi-generational living… how about an ADU?

What’s an ADU? An ADU is an Accessory Dwelling Unit… a self-contained dwelling on the same property as an existing single-family home containing at least a bedroom area, a kitchen...
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Twin Cities Jazz Festival Turns 20 Years Old in 2018

For 20 years the Twin Cities Jazz Festival has been the largest FREE music event in Minnesota. Founder and executive director, Steve Heckler is the only staff person to run...
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Studio2Cafe… perfect destination to make ‘your’ cafe!

One of the top priorities of a recent client was finding a home where they could walk to cafes, bakeries, parks, trails. We stopped at Studio2Cafe just a few blocks...
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Gold Medal Park… 10 blogging years later

When I started blogging about Twin Cities sites and neighborhoods 10 years ago, my first ‘Sunday’s Site’ was Gold Medal Park. Here is what I had to say in the...
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The 10 Best Neighborhoods in Minneapolis

Guest post by Liz Wolf – Photos and Related Posts by Sharlene Hensrud Minneapolis has very distinct neighborhoods each with its own flair, style and unique vibe. Whether you’re looking for...
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What we love about the Minneapolis Fulton neighborhood… from a family who wanted to live there forever

The sellers of 5109 York Avenue South in Minneapolis bought their home nearly 11 years ago precisely because of the neighborhood… highly walkable, with good schools. They outgrew their home...
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