jenni’s guide to winter in minnesota 1

Last night, we were out shoveling around 7pm. It was somewhere below zero (after a while, it all feels the same: sort of numb). Now, having a house on the corner is pretty awesome until it comes to shoveling time, and you realize just how many acres of sidewalk are involved. Not to mention stairs. And while our landlord did ...

fancypants!

God, what an awesome time we had last night. We dressed up, Matt in a suit and me in a dress. I wore wool socks and sneakers in the car, and changed shoes in the ramp, since it was 10 degrees out. We met Missy and Jon at the News Room to celebrate Jon’s birthday, (we ran into Chris there, ...

straight up now tell me

Yesterday, Mikey had to quit bowling because he’s too busy at work. This was far sadder than any bowling-related news should be. We celebrated his memory with Paula Abdul (it’s a long story) and a less-than-stellar performance last night. My handicap series record is still intact, though, with one more week to go! Tonight we’re putting on our fancypants (which ...

to-go cups are the leading indicator of a good time.

Date night last night. 6:05pm Seated at Pepitos. Order giant margaritas. 6:10pm Realize we’re sitting in the booth Dino Ciccarelli once sat in. 6:20pm Food arrives. It’s much better than expected, even though I keep burning myself on my plate. 6:50pm Get our tab. Order movie tickets from our server for $1 off, making them $4. 7:00pm Enter the Parkway ...