not thinking about hockey

Time for my biweekly update! This time, with pictures!   1) Last weekend was a horrible nervewracking soul-crushing time to be a sports fan. We went to the Wolves-Knicks game Saturday night, and saw a pretty good game with a last-second missed shot for the win. It was the highest attendance at a Wolves game in 8 years, and we ...

an important realization

It occurred to me yesterday that now that we’re married, I also own farmland in South Dakota. I wonder if that will make me less afraid of farms?* After work today (which involves Secret Santa lunch with pizza and beer, so I’m guessing not a lot is going to be accomplished), we’re heading to the in-laws’. I’m very much looking ...

five days til christmas…

Last Friday, we dropped off three families’ worth of gifts and 30 dozen cookies at the Aliveness Project before driving approximately two billion miles to Dan and Kate’s new house in Savage. (It was actually 20 miles, but I’m not going to let them forget they moved that far away.) On the way there, we witnessed THIS. There was even ...

26 days til christmas! 2

Oh god, I’m bad at typing! I do enough updating of other sites (i.e. InfoQ, 404lab, and occasionally even my travel journal) that I forgot about this one. You may not mind that, but I will when I have to search for something on here in 10 years.   There hasn’t been too much earth-shatteringly exciting going on, and that’s ...