TheQuick: Can Can Wonderland

If you’re anything like me the first impression of the name Can Can Wonderland instantly whisks your mind away to one of two places; a cabaret or a memorable bathroom. Oddly enough it’s neither, but it’s all the excitement and...

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TheQuick: The UpDown

If you’ve been radical enough to give the Coup D’Tat review a gander then you’re somewhat acquainted with the Uptown district in Miniapple. Now imagine if you will, that just a skeeball toss away, and swaddled in the Lyn-Lake area...

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TheQuick: Coup D’Tat

This installment of the Quick takes us to a restaurant gently nestled in the bosom of one of my guilty pleasures, an area called Uptown Minneapolis. (Warning: Tangent starting) If you fancy yourself a fan of history feel free to...

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ReturnOfTheQuick: Free Taco

It’s been awhile since I’ve put digit to keyboard and provided a mediocre and poorly written disquisition to be read by less than a handful of people. The appetizing impulse is to evangelize on all the trivial things I was...

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Thanksgiving

Generally I consider myself a private person with convictions I would seldom if at any time impress upon others. I'm a boy in a man who is guided by intuition, reason, and purpose. Over this holiday which I rarely celebrate,...

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TheQuick: Woodbury Cafe

This strip mall restaurant is nestled in the forgotten business area of Woodbury known as Tamarack Hills, and it bravely flies a banner, "Best Breakfast in Town". With such a bold statement of course I had to check it out....

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Is this really the best sign to put above your booth?

TheQuick: Machine Shed

It was a bright and beautiful Sunday morning in September when my tum tum told me it wanted some hotcakes and bacon.

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Cooking: Doc’s Tasty Cakes

Nothing says wake up like a wonderful voicemail from Doc Brown. I was awoken by this whimsical voicemail which prompted me to not only put it up but also make a batch of his tasty cakes. See if you can...

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TheQuick: Key’s Cafe and Bakery

Favorite to many a Woodbury resident, this particular part of the family owned chain sits plopped in what I like to call the Mall of the Forgotten. Five minutes in this mouse maze of a mall, and you’ll be quick...

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TheQuick: American Burger Emporium

Weeks upon months I passed by this place bearing a word on it's larger than life sign, that to my eyes was rarely seen outside of a history channel program. Even though I consider myself a burger lover, I kept...

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