it’s finally spring!

  Dear internet, I have some announcements to make. Number one, we are taking a seaplane to the Dry Tortugas in September, and I cannot wait. (Just look at the photo on their site and you’ll know why.) Matt pointed out that we’ll have been there and atop Haleakala within less than a year! That’s amazing. Number two, I’m officially ...

mistakes were made.

  The amazing part is that the odds were ever 16:1.

sodakia

Last weekend, Matt and I went to visit his parents in South Dakota. While this midwestern adventure may not sound all that exciting, we always have a great time there. On Saturday, we did our usual rounds of Watertown (i.e. went to Shopko, my favorite discount store in the universe), then Matt and I went to walk down by the ...

the $4,000 cocktail

  Step One: Matt invents cocktail. Step Two: Matt enters cocktail recipe in Barritt’s contest. Step Three: Cocktail wins contest judged at Rum Renaissance in Miami. Step Four: Matt wins trip to Bermuda. So yeah, we’re going to Bermuda. That’s definitely not going to seem real until it actually happens, but I’ve been doing a lot of research on when ...