6.5 Mapps is a place located near the Carlson School of Management which is why I wondered over on a brisk and rainy day last week. I saw some cookies on the top of one of the refrigerated display cabinets and knew what had to be done. I asked for two of them and received… Continue reading Mapps Coffee & Tea – “Fresh” Cookies
8.5 ^^ Rating will always be up there, just a note for future posts. The scale is a 1-10 scale. Following will be the specifics as to why the cookie is rated as it is and other contributing factors. A little about Patisserie 46: They are an award winning bakery, cookies have received special praise… Continue reading Patisserie 46 – Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip
I am very pleased and excited to announce a project I have been working ever so diligently on over the past few weeks. Approximately one year ago I was inspired by the notorious Phil Gaimon of Cannondale-Garmin (pro cycling team) after following his blog and reading his book. To say the least, I felt obligated… Continue reading Announcing the Official “Q’s Cookie Census 2016”!
Today has been incredibly interesting, to say the least! Now, to say the rest. I played a board game with fellow Marine residents (also good friends), the Kirns, hung out with Sofie before she left for school, toured the Minneapolis/St. Paul air traffic control tower and went out to eat at Chino Latino to cap… Continue reading Surprise adventure day
No New Years resolutions for me, just a couple promises! I promise to give my all in school, take more time time to consider the importance of the future and to remind my friends how important they are to me! Anyways, I brought in the new year, 2016, with some of the best people on… Continue reading New year, same Q!
Today was eventful! There was skiing, pizza and skits. The first ski was very productive! I got to work with Brian Wicklund and some other boys on technique (building up the Stilwater Empire, ensuring future state Nordic domination). For the second ski, I was lucky enough to convince Sofie and Clara to ski with me!… Continue reading Third day of skiing in paradise
You may not notice this, but I do. The expression on Sofie’s face makes me so happy, because I know that she is incredibly happy (skiing and taking pics of nature)! Today was tiring. The kind of day where you finish skiing, sit in the car to go back to the… Continue reading Another excellent day in Biwabik