shippin’ up

Last weekend, our very first at home since the wedding, was conveniently timed with our Halloween party. And it was epic, as usual. Also, Wendy raised the bar on offensive costumes so far that I can’t make any of the detail photos of it public. It was that awesomely terrible. Also, Chris told Ryan that he could have one last ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (october 2011)

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 43 Items that will not be Completed: 2 I finished ZERO things in October 2011. That’s pretty unsurprising considering we were on airplanes every weekend. I will definitely be finishing a few more items by the end of the year, though! It’s two weeks til day #500, so I’m on a ...

seattle’s crumbling infrastructure makes a good bookend.

This post may only be 95% travel-related, but it’s 100% bulleted. - We’re back from Seattle! We had a great time there, and got to hang out with Colleen, Steve, Very, and a giant cat named Charlie. Very made friends with Bally, too.   - We got to go up and walk around on the Alaskan Way Viaduct Saturday morning, ...

there are a few places i have no need to ever return to. 2

Bismarck, North Dakota is one of them. It’s not that we had a bad time there at all, because we didn’t. We drove the 430 miles in record time on Friday, and had a pretty excellent meal and cocktails at a place called the Toasted Frog. We managed to find the Gophers hockey game on at Buffalo Wild Wings down ...