onyx just wants a ride.

On Saturday, after our day of excitement at the track, Matt and I headed to Triple Rock (after a delicious dinner at a completely-empty Big 10) to see King Khan. Only when we arrived, we spotted a sign on the door reading “SOLD OUT: seriously.” That was surprising. We headed to Palmer’s instead. The first time I was at Palmer’s, ...

sadly, his name wasn’t chips ahoy.

Why Canterbury Park is awesome: 1. Free admission passes are easy to come by. We get them at Twins games, and found more in the local coupon guide that came in the mail. 2. The minimum bet is $1. If you’re a high roller like me, you bet $2. I don’t think I’ve ever spent more than $20 on gambling ...

EPIC.

Is there a word that’s like “epic” that’s not really “epic” because it’s such a dumb internet thing right now? I’ll think about it. Because that was this weekend. Friday was spring cleaning day at work. I didn’t have much to do at my desk, because I’m livin’ the paperless office dream already, in a kind of neurotic way. My ...

SLEETQUAKE

Apparently they’re expecting catastrophic weather again tonight. I’m glad Robin told me to for sure not switch out my snow tires til April 1! So, this weekend, now that we’re getting back to it. After brunch at the Happy Gnome, and lots of picture-taking and warmth-enjoying at the Como Conservatory, Matt and I met up with Wendy later in the ...