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Mother's Day

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Free fro-yo for moms at Forever Yogurt on Mother's Day

    Mothers are forever underappreciated. They birthed you, changed your diapers, dealt with the crappy black metal you blasted at two in the morning throughout your high school years, and still love you immeasurably. Mother's Day shouldn't be the only time you show that special lady the appreciation sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Weekend brew round-up: Minnesota Craft Beer Week concludes

    Mother's Day is upon us, as is another weekend of brews and breweries. You'll find plenty of activity about town as far as beer-related events go as well as the wrap-up of a busy Minnesota Craft Beer Week that has seen one-off beers released, tap takeovers, and all kinds of beer-themed fun since Mon ... More >>

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    May 7, 2014
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    May 2, 2014

    Making last-minute plans? Mother's Day brunch spots still taking reservations

    Mother's Day brunch should be the Big Kahuna of your brunch calendar. This is not a drill. If you do this thing right, your family will be praising you until New Year's Day. Sleep on making a reservation or forget to toast the matriarch, and you'll be in the doghouse by Memorial Day.  Lucky fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    All You Can Easter: A guide to the Easter buffet

    Easter comes but once a year, and it should be circled with three markers on the calendar of any aspiring buffet buff. If done right, Easter is a unique opportunity to eat your weight in ham, fettuccine, seafood, and desserts. If done wrong, you'll end up at the kids table of an Old Country Buffet p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2013

    LOL at this story about officials arguing over when Lowry Avenue Bridge should be lighted

    Adorned with LED lights, the Lowry Avenue Bridge in north Minneapolis is capable of lighting up in all sorts of cool colors in commemoration of all sorts of events. But which ones are significant enough to warrant the ligh-show treatment?SEE ALSO: Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek thinks pot makes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2013

    Best of Hot Dish: May 6-10, 2013

    It's been another week full of the finest of food and drink news. Here are a few of the week's top stories from Hot Dish.

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2013

    Free Mother's Day meals at Hooters

    Nothing says "Aw, jeez, I forgot about..." "Happy Mother's Day!" like a free meal at Hooters. See also: Mother's Day 2013 brunch round-up Top 5 Mother's Day 2012 brunches

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2013

    Mother's Day brunch round-up

    Did Mother's Day sneak up on you this year? Still want to make good with mom, but worried you missed the reservation window of opportunity? There are a few spots available at mom-approved restaurants around town and if you can't make it for the early shift remember that Sunday night dinner is usuall ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 8, 2013
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    April 26, 2013

    Muddy Pig to host Arts & Craft Beer Boutique on Sunday

    Mothers' Day is right around the corner. And just in time, the Muddy Pig serves up something that both you and Mom will truly treasure -- beer and artful gifts. On Sunday, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., the bar will be collaborating with Founders Brewing Company and 14 local artists to present the Arts ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    The Micranots at 7th St Entry, 3/30/13

    The Micranots reunionWith Mundo Libre, I.B.E., Meta, Greg Grease and Muja Messiah7th St Entry, MinneapolisSaturday, March 30, 2013It was a historic night at the Entry as the legendary DJ Kool Akiem and I Self Devine once again joined forces after a decade to become the Micranots, the pioneering rap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2013

    Kevin Garnett reportedly told Carmelo Anthony his wife "tastes like Honey Nut Cheerios" [VIDEO]

    Kevin Garnett's reputation as a world-class trash-talker who likes to hit below the belt goes back to his days playing with the Timberwolves. To take one example, during a game against the Spurs on Mother's Day 1999, he reportedly barked "Happy Mother's Day, motherfucker!" to Tim Duncan, whose mom d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    St. Vincent at First Avenue, 5/12/12

    St. VincentFirst Avenue, MinneapolisSaturday, May 12, 2012View a slideshow here.Late in her performance Saturday night, Annie Clark took off her guitar and sat on the edge of stage. Behind her, the rest of her band, St. Vincent, were hurtling through a rousing version of "Krokodil," and before long ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: St. Vincent, Father John Misty, Girls Got Rhythm Fest, Daughtry

    Girl power without the Spice Girls is alive and well these days, and the Amsterdam Bar and Hall will be celebrating this weekend with the Girls Got Rhythm Fest in St. Paul. If you're feeling young, stop by Station 4 to check out pop-punk group Go Radio with This Providence; if not, St. Vincent and C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    GrandMothers of Invention carry Frank Zappa's legacy to the Cedar tonight

    Mother's Day comes a couple days early this year for freaks and fans of Frank Zappa. The Cedar Cultural Center hosts the Grandmothers of Invention making a stop on their current tour. The show will include the group performing the 1974 landmark recording Roxy & Elsewhere in it's entirety and ver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Best of Hot Dish: May 7-11, 2012

    It's been another fine week here at the Hot Dish, and this time around we have many lovely suggestions for celebrating the mama bears for Mother's Day weekend. Enjoy some of our top picks.~Who doesn't like to brunch it up? Here are our top 5 choices for Mother's Day brunch.~ If you prefer to go tota ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2012

    Aebleskiver breakfast and Mother's Day brunch at the Danish American Center

    "These are like the perfect marriage of a pancake and a doughnut hole," said my dining companion, splitting open her fifth or sixth or seventh (it's hard to keep track at an all-you-can-eat affair) aebleskiver, the spherical Danish breakfast food that is sometimes referred to more simply as a pancak ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 9, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Top 5 Mother's Day brunches

    It's getting down to the wire to plan Mother's Day festivities for this Sunday, May 13. If you aren't looking forward to spending the week cleaning your house and preparing a feast, consider these top five picks for Mother's Day brunch specials worthy of the woman who brought you into this world.

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Mill City Farmers Market returns this Week in Food

    Busy week! The Mill City Farmers Market returns on Saturday, and don't forget to honor mom on Sunday with something especially delicious this Week in Food. 5/8 Creating a fun, tasty dessert doesn't have to take hours or require a long list of ingredients. With the right items in your pantry, you c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2012

    Hell's Kitchen 10th anniversary customer appreciation brunch this Sunday

    In honor of its 10th year in business and to celebrate the opening of Angel Food Bakery (the official Grand Opening will be held over Mother's Day weekend), Hell's Kitchen is hosting a customer appreciation brunch this Sunday, May 6. Last year Hell's Kitchen promised that if it could reach its goal ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    March 21, 2012

    Eat Street Social a great new hangout off Nicollet

    The fantastic drinks trump the decent food

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    R. Kelly's top 5 most ridiculous lyrics

    ​If somehow you're not familiar with R&B superstar R. Kelly, here's the basic rundown: 1) He has one of the most beautiful tenors in all of pop music, and 2) He's a sex addict. Probably. At the very least, Kelly has an unabashed fascination with erotic encounters of the freakiest variety, and ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 4, 2011
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    May 2, 2011

    Learn about beer, wine and raw milk this week in food

    Toast Salut's wine dinner​Start the month on a strong learning curve in a week filled with educational opportunities related to life's most important beverages: beer, wine, and milk.

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    Best Mother's Day brunches

    The excess of brunch: triple-fisting coffee, juice, & bubbly.​With Easter come and gone, brunch season has officially begun. Have you booked a spot for Mother's Day--Sunday, May 8th--yet? If not, here are a few of our favorite places to treat in several different categories:

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Minnesota tops in RumChata consumption

    Like liquid Cinnamon Toast Crunch​Have you tried Rumchata? The year-old rum-infused horchata liqueur was a new discovery for us over Christmas, but Tom Maas, owner of the Wisconsin-produced beverage, says Minnesota is his No. 1 market.

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Top 5 food stops on the Grand Rounds: Downtown Riverfront

    Biking along the riverHave you tuned up your bike yet? It's time to get out on the Grand Rounds bike path and see the sights. We've pedaled and eaten our way around three of the seven byway districts, already tackling Victory Memorial/Theo Wirth and Northeast. The last trek actually involved some hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Are the White Sox already left for dead?

    Ozzie's wary unit comes to town trailing the Twins by eight games. Oh, and it's not even June.

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2010

    Minneapolis Cinco de Mayo gunshots wound 2 youths

    Photo: Tony Webster​This isn't he way organizers of Sunday's Cinco de Mayo festival on Lake Sreet in Minneapolis wanted their annual event remembered: Two teenagers wounded in what appears to be a gang-related shooting. "We are trying to celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Mother's Day," Jesus De La ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2010

    Video and graffiti art Cinco de Mayo: Freeloader Friday

    ​(Pictured: A still from Dust La Rock's work in "Scion Installation 6: Video")  This week we've got a video installation show at Pink Hobo, Mill City Farmers' Market, and Cinco de Mayo on Cesar Chavez Street.

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2010

    Best of Hot Dish: May 3rd-7th, 2010

    ​Hey there! How's your mom and them? Busy reading the latest and greatest in Twin Cities food news here at Hot Dish, I am sure. Not only are we sharing the area's food news, this week we also have stories from all over this crazy world. Here are some of our favorite stories from this week: ~Monic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    St. Paul dead last in mommy-friendly survey

    Photo: happysnapper​OK, this is hardly a scientific survey. But still, St. Paul just got ranked dead last in The Daily Beast's pre-Mother's Day survey of mommy-friendly U.S. cities. Based on what? Mothers-per-capita according to U.S. Census Bureau data; educational quality as scored by Great ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 5, 2010
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    May 8, 2009

    This week's "Best of Hot Dish"

    This week featured Hot Dish revealed some hot dish having to do with the weinermobile.

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Female-led restaurant options for Mother's Day

    Trying to narrow down Sunday brunch options? Here's one way.

  • Calendar

    April 29, 2009
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    April 29, 2009
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    April 29, 2009
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    February 13, 2009

    Widows and widowers to spend Valentine's Day at funeral home

    We've never found funeral homes to very comforting places to spend time, but widows and widowers in the Stillwater area plan to use the space for a Valentine's Day dinner.

  • Restaurants

    June 4, 2008

    Go Get Sauced

    The upscale North Side restaurant shows how the neighborhood is changing

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2007

    Mother's Day Massacree

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    Could pink pull the Twins from their troubles? On this Mother's Day, the Twins donned pink sweatbands and festooned their jerseys with p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2006

    5/16: Morning Communique

    Londoners monitor their neighborhoods on television, the goverment is tracking news organizations's phone calls, a Mother's Day song from Mr. T, 20 things you didn't know about da Vinci, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2006

    3/2: Morning Communique

    CA Nat'l Guard spying on grannies, The New Yorker ditches their Mardi Gras cover, Buck O'Neil snubbed by the Hall of Fame, build your own trebuchet, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Restaurants

    September 21, 2005

    Good Enough

    20.21, the Walker's hotly anticipated Wolfgang Puck restaurant, is very good in many ways, but not great

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