vegas, v7!

Because we have nowhere near enough trips coming up in the next year (um, five more this fall), we decided to redeem my Delta companion voucher and get tickets to Las Vegas for Matt’s birthday next year. We’ve managed to get there almost every year for the past several years, and we definitely wouldn’t want to mess up that tradition.Wendy ...

exciting!!

exciting!!
I haven’t had time to write at all lately, but I’ll catch up at some point! I had an awesome bachelorette party, a fourth wedding shower (thanks, work!), a Vikings game, a visit from Matt’s parents, a state fair trip, and Labor Day camping in the past couple of weeks. Maybe just go look at the photos instead?

my johnny scrump-up is going to taste so good.

The 2011 Bermuda Cup Match began this morning! It’s a huge annual cricket match between the parishes of Somerset and St George’s. I originally became familiar with it while researching times to visit; the two-day event is a national holiday, so everything shuts down and people party. Which is really appealing, obviously, but we wanted to be able to do ...

a very quick introduction to bermuda. 2

Here is a little of what Bermuda looks like. Take these, multiply by 10,000, and you’ll have a decent idea of how amazing that country is. I’ve never met such friendly, hospitable people in my life, nor seen such beautiful beaches.   That’s the hotel we stayed at, thanks to Barritt’s. They served us breakfast on the patio every morning, ...