tomorrow night, ethiopian. 6

Last weekend was awesomely productive! It must be the extra sunlight, I think. Friday, we watched our beloved college hockey team get trounced by the evil, flatheaded, pantsless Badgers. It was to be expected, but it sucked. After the game ended, we went to Memory Lanes to watch the Dropsteppers. Their set barely lasted an hour, so we went to ...

how to make your hands feel like they’re on fire 4

My garden has peppers. Many of them. This is my (possibly) end-of-season collection from Friday: anaheims, jalapenos, and three colors of bell peppers. After several unsuccessful attempts to find a cheap, gigantic pot for water-bath canning, I ended up at the mercado on 38th and Nicollet. I’m not sure why I didn’t think of it before; they had tamale steamers ...

the smell of tooth dust in the morning

One of my teeth has been bothering me to the point of making my ear ache, so it was time to go visit the dentist. I figured it was a cavity, but it turns out it was actually a cracked filling. So instead of a simple procedure, I got a crown instead. SURPRISE! It’s one of the two crowns my ...

wanted: camel handicappers

Hello, Monday. Can’t say I’m that glad to see you right now. In recent news not related to farming, Matt and I went to wish Azia goodbye last Wednesday, as it closed this weekend. We had a great time there, but the insane heat in that building… yeah, I’m glad they’re moving. I’m excited for the new spot downtown, too, ...