Residence Inn Minneapolis Edina
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Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
Weather: Start 18C gloomy with misty rain. End 4:30pm clear sky and 32C !!!
The temperature had almost doubled since I started this morning. As soon as I checked into my motel this afternoon I was straight into the swimming pool to cool down. It's now 8:30 and it is still 31C outside. I see that in London ON it is 16C. I don't know which is better.
Well today off into the countryside ...
... americanized enough yet to like shopping. I pretty much just went to Old Navy and then saw The Avengers (which I hadn't seen yet, it was ok, but, not really a huge fan).
Today I'm going to go back to MOA to see some more stores, another movie, Taco Bell (aaah), and then I'm going to try and get some more necessities bought at Wal Mart before I head over to Fargo and then Portland. Won't see another Wal Mart in ...
... the compartment.
The 6-hour flight home was used to watch movies and TV shows. No free food was provided so we ate snacks and bought a salad. Pa was, thankfully, waiting for us after we cleared customs and provided the driving for a sleepy ride home. Carson, Kaden, and Quinn didn’t even stay awake as far as Eau Claire. We stopped for a quick bite to eat and had our first burgers in 5 weeks – none of us really missed ...
... the life of me. With a little bit of Daddy's help, they finally zipped and I could breathe easily!
Sleep was not easy; trying as hard as I could my eyes just wouldn’t stay closed. The closer the day got, the less sleep my body would take. Since I vacuum packed my soft pink blanket and my best pillow last night, I had an even harder time getting situated and ended up only getting a few hours (which is not good for jet lag L). This morning was ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center