MarioSpeedwagon's Profile

Display Name: MarioSpeedwagon
Member Since: 8/26/10

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I am madly in love with my Public Mixte orange bike. I was a timid biker and now I love zipping around my neighborhood. Brunch? Yes. Drinks? Yes. Farmer's market with adorable basket? Hells yes. Commute to work? well, no.

Best City Bikes & Easy Rides 2014 Annual Guide
5/29/14 01:18 AM

some libraries let you pay to rent best sellers. Hennepin county used to do that. Some libraries are super awesome and have free digital books, like Portland.

Frugal Living Weekend Assignment: 5 Areas You Could Save Money
5/17/14 01:45 PM

I was suspicious of sun dried tomatoes, but it was great. I had almost everything in the kitchen already! I used a little tumeric and threw in a few frozen chicken stock cubes. I'll definitely make it again.

Recipe: Braised Coconut Spinach & Chickpeas with Lemon
4/23/14 01:34 AM

Getting a cleaning service has been a lifesaver. Every 2 weeks we're forced to organize the house and make sure everything is put away. I love coming home from work and seeing the clean floors and sparkling kitchen. I can't imagine reading a magazine and watching the team clean.

How to Hire a Professional Housecleaner
1/15/14 10:28 AM

Put the dog in another room or crate when people come over. Easy.

Hospitable Pet Etiquette for the Holidays
11/9/10 04:57 PM

Gross. This is almost as bad as old toilets and bedpans incorporated in gardens.

Lawn Shrines: Bathtub Madonna
9/3/10 06:17 PM