I love seeing massive mountains of plowed and shoveled snow. I like the story they tell, that such a substantial volume of frozen water fell from the sky that we simply couldn't disregard it and carry on with our business, but we had to dedicate ourselves and our time and our efforts to MOVE it just so we could carry on.
Water. Snowflakes. Out of the sky.
This is a really lovely short little essay
That basketball allows pathways for plays like this to unfold is further evidence that together we are part of an infinitely gorgeous and astonishing universe.
Oh Minnesota, you and your potential individual income tax credit for installation of a sauna.
My newest streets.mn post:
"4. Soup will freeze and burst in your bag at -20 F, and then all your stuff will smell like soup all day."
International winter bike to work day is in one week! Friday, February 8th, get on your bicycle and go to work. Or not to work. Go bicycle!
I wrote an article featuring some inspirational links on why biking is great and how to bike to work.
@Jennybellium wrote a streets article for bike to work day!! https://streets.mn/2019/02/01/international-winter-bike-to-work-day-2019/
Turns out that @Jennybellium gives directions only in bike routes
My company (small restaurant software firm near #Minneapolis ) has openings for a QA engineer, a Business Analyst, and a Database-focused developer. We hire smart people and give them a ton of flexibility to get their jobs done. DM me for more details
A community centered on the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, and their surrounding region.
An alternative to social networks that connected people in the region that have either died away or driven people off with unethical or anti-social policies.
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