the rapture is awesome.

Four-day week! I’m extremely distracted by camping-related thoughts. The last week in brief: Tuesday, Matt and I went out for date night. We had an extremely excellent meal at Cafe Twenty Eight, then went to go play bocce and bowl at Pinstripes in Edina. Or so we thought; apparently all of Pinstripes had been reserved by corporate people (there was ...

is it too early to start tilling?

I’m full of accomplishments! Here’s the Burridge Lake Aran Afghan, which took 2 1/2 years to complete. (On and off, of course.) I used the blocking mats I got from my mom for Christmas, and I can’t believe I’ve lived without them for so long. No more pinning wet wool to the guest bed! I also made mozzarella cheese. The ...

bring back el rancho vegas! 1

Last night, we went to see The Most Interesting Show in the World at the Cabooze. We had free tickets, and what we learned when we arrived was that there was also free beer. WIN. The show is very aptly named, and featured such things as a man holding his breath underwater for 15 minutes (breaking the world record), contortionists, ...

chevelle

Last night post-gym, Matt and I ventured over to St Paul to give it another chance. It can’t be all bad, right? We dined at the Lowertown version of the Bulldog, which had good food and good beer, but was insanely loud. I had a conversation with a very drunk girl in the bathroom (it was 6:30pm, mind you) about ...