A great neighborhood bar in the Logan Square neighborhood.

Finding Your Neighborhood Bar

Ever since the show Cheers, having your very own neighborhood bar has been a not so secret goal of thousands of people. The idea of having a home-away-from-home where “everyone knows your name” is comforting. It’s an escape from the pressures of both work AND home, where one can feel comfortable and at ease without…

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Reinforcements on the way?

To say that the Minnesota Timberwolves have been unlucky in the health department is an understatement.  It’s an unfortunate luck of the draw that can ruin a season and cripple a franchise.  While the Wolves’ core may not be suffering from any career altering complications, these injuries have jeopardized this season as well as potentially…

Is it winter without snow?

Many people hate winter.  People travel to get away from it, purchase second homes to escape from it,  or move all together so that they never have to deal with it.  The reasoning behind this distaste is even pretty practical.  Most complain about the cold, the lack of color, shorter days, and bad commuting conditions.  I…

Celebrate with fireworks

Hello Word Press!

Here marks my first post in the blogging community that is Word Press.   Ok, maybe that’s a little untrue.  I had started this blog initially on Blogger and am now choosing to make the switch and join the ranks of the Word Press world. With this shift I will hold myself to frequent and…

Twins: Reflection 20% Through The Season

Through the first 32 games of the season I don’t believe I am alone in feeling underwhelmed and disappointed.  Coming off a 94 win season without Joe Nathan and half a season of Justin Morneau, expectations were running high for this squad now that they were to be back and ready to contribute.  We have…

Welcome!

The 2011 baseball season for the Minnesota Twins is now under way and I can’t think of a better time to start this blog.   To give you readers, if there are any, an idea of what this page will be about I will cover baseball, basketball and football with a decidedly Minnesotan team focus.  I…