2016 Wrapup 1

As Chele pointed out, this is at least a 10-year tradition and I’m not about to give it up even though it’s the only thing on Ye Olde Blogge now. 1. What did you do in 2016 that you’d never done before? Bought a house in Key West Adopted a parrot Went to Copenhagen and Berlin Biked much more than ...

I would prefer no more moving for a while.

I would prefer no more moving for a while.
When I started doing research on rental opportunities in Key West long before we moved, I kept seeing one community’s name come up: Peary Court. It looked like an ideal place to live based on the location and open areas, but it had been in the paper for the last several years, the subject of a lot of controversy. We knew ...

101 Things v2 Final Progress Report

Begin Date: April 4, 2013 End Date: December 31, 2015 Items Completed: 53 Items that won’t be Completed: 5 I’m over 50%!!!! OK, that’s not that great, since I did 73 things on the previous list. I’m not mad about it – I moved TWICE this year, after all. Most of the stuff we just didn’t have time to get around to, and ...

2015 in Pictures

2015 in Pictures
Row 1: Matt and Kris in their fancy Valentine’s Day gear in Jamaica San Juan city wall Gophers Day at the Twins game with Goldy Gopher Our second of three residences this year (our apartment on 38th and Hiawatha) Jumi and Sarah join a Japanese baseball team on my birthday Smathers Beach in Key West Row 2: Our MN flag at ...