…and we’re back!

This photo isn’t indicative of our time in South Dakota at all, considering how often we were on the move. It is, however, awesome. Harlan’s working on the kenken puzzles I brought him, Judy’s re-teaching me how to crochet, Matt’s doing Scrabble sudoku, and there’s a jigsaw puzzle on the floor. Hello, 1950s. I’ll be back soon with more about ...

date night with ryan and lebron

We were going to go see Milk at the Lagoon, but decided to go to the Wolves game when we realized that the Cavs were in town. I really, really like LeBron James. Matt and I got dinner and 2-for-1s at the DoucheTree (aka the LoneTree), one of our longstanding pre-game traditions. As we were preparing to leave, our server ...

dirty sunday*

cranberry-pecan bread! Friendsgiving was awesome. There was deep-fried turkey and a million starchy side dishes, A Christmas Story on TV, and Rock Band 2 on Pete’s gigantic projection screen. We left a little after midnight, when Adam fell asleep on the couch. Today is all about cleaning (our house is currently very shiny), knitting, and hoping the Vikings don’t hand ...

but mostly not the lamp.

That was our dinner last night. And lunch today. And probably lunch tomorrow, too. Thanks, Chinese cooking class! Holy crap, that was all so amazingly good. Tomorrow, as you may have heard, is Thanksgiving. Matt’s parents should arrive in the early afternoon, and we’re all going out to my parents’ for dinner. I’m baking pumpkin scones and that apple brandy ...