101 Things v2 Progress Report: April 2013

Begin Date:¬†April 4, 2013 End Date: December 31, 2015 Items Completed: 2 I finished 2 items in April 2013! #42 Get a new WordPress theme for this site #74 Organize the laundry room (I cleaned and reorganized our downstairs pantry, and got rid of a ton of stuff we don’t need anymore. It’s a huge improvement.) Items currently in progress: ...

We are Low-Risk.

We are Low-Risk.
Matt and I went to Terminal 2* last night for our Global Entry interviews. I know we had already passed the background checks and have nothing to hide and no reason to be nervous, but SWEET JESUS, people in uniforms with guns and tasers scare the shit out of me. I had trouble keeping my hands from shaking when she ...

Time for a Google Break. 2

Time for a Google Break.
We locked ourselves in the house from 6pm Friday to midnight last night to play trivia. And not just any trivia, but the World’s Largest Trivia Contest. When they stopped reading the scores after hour 47, we were in 2nd place, losing by almost 800 points. When I woke up this morning, I learned that we’d won by 55 points. ...

Forever Winter 2

Forever Winter
So it’s winter again, apparently, and there’s no end in sight. (The end I have in sight is going to somewhere it’s spring in 10 days.) At least the sun is making a showing for a little while today, before the snow returns tomorrow. My new perennials have already arrived, which means I now have a pile of dormant rhizomes ...