South Dakota is for Lovers

Our trip to Watertown for Thanksgiving was excellent. We arrived Wednesday night without encountering a single deadly snowstorm along the way, and Matt’s parents were waiting with drinks in hand. Thursday was almost entirely devoted to cooking and eating this: (That weird tube is my fake turkey… it’s Quorn and I don’t really like it, but my mother-in-law thinks I ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (november 2012)

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 66 Items that will not be Completed: 3 I finished 1 thing in November 2012: #38 Make perfect dhalpuri for roti Items currently in progress: #12 Finish my travel journal within 60 days of getting home from a trip (Itasca camping trip) #22 Make at least $100k income in a calendar ...

Bring on the holidays.

Holy crap, this is twice in two weeks that I’ve updated here. Granted, the last post was a photo and completely half-assed, but come on… I had just barely escaped death in Alameda. Anyway! Since we’re on the subject, here are my photos from San Francisco. My favorite parts of the trip were our tour of Alcatraz in 80-degree-and-sunny weather, ...

This was supposed to be the last photo found on my camera after we all got murdered on an abandoned naval base in Alameda, but then we survived.

I’m back from San Francisco! Our trip was spectacular, even the part where we went to Alameda. It was in the 70s and sunny the whole time, and we got to hang out with Colleen, Steve, and April while we were there. We did a lot of touristy stuff and had way too much great food while we were there. ...