Tagged: Food

The Restaurant Review – Ward 6

It’s birthday dinner night for my amazing wife, Jenni. So, I gave her a list of restaurants we haven’t been to yet and she chose one. That choice was Ward 6 on Payne Avenue¬†on the east side of St. Paul. I’ve read reviews that have spoken highly of the place. And what’s so great about places like this in this...

The Occasional Restaurant Review – The Lowry

Jenni and I like to try to go to new restaurants–or at least restaurants we haven’t been to yet. Instead of going back to some of the same old places, it gets us into places that maybe I’ve heard of, or we’ve driven by or something. I took the day off yesterday, and we had plans to make a family...

Eggs of Justice

I can never complain that my family lacks passion for causes they support. They get angry, voice their opinions quite eloquently, and generally have strong, deeply held, well-reasoned views on those causes. And as each of them has grown up, they’ve adopted more and more causes. Which ultimately is a good thing: apathy is crap. It makes me proud that...

The Occasional Restaurant Review – Spoon and Stable

One nice thing about having older kids is that we parents can finally start going out to “adult” restaurants. And, around the Twin Cities, “adult” restaurants generally mean the new and trendy ones. Spoon and Stable is new. Like less than a year old new. And trendy. So much so that reservations are extremely hard to come by. And the...

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