Fun with Maps 37&38

My wife and I are going to check out a few homes this weekend! We’ve wanted to buy a house for some time now and this weekend we finally begin. It is very exciting. I watch a ton of HGTV and DIY and I’m pretty sure I know how to tour houses. Thousands of people…

Planning a Winnipeg Weekend

The weather has been fantastic in Minnesota this week (we hit 67 degrees in March!) and I’ve still managed to write about an upcoming trip. I am going to Winnipeg this Summer with my wife and her family. Winnipeg isn’t exactly a top travel destination for any of us but this June it will be…

Fun with Maps 35&36

I’ve spent most of the weekend watching television and playing Sim City BuildIt. That may be the reason Winter weekends exist, in fact, but I also put together another Fun with Maps post. Check it out. Map 35 concerns the population of the United States. More specifically, the map shows the percentage change in share of the…

Fun with Maps 33&34

Another Fun with Maps is here! Try to contain your excitement long enough to read it. I was inspired to include this next map as Map 33 having recently attended the Home and Gardens show at the Minneapolis Convention Center downtown. My mother-in-law and I spent fifteen or twenty minutes slowly driving around looking for a…