Ever since Dragon Quest XI was announced as coming to the Nintendo Switch, I've been keeping an eye on the series. I'd tried the original game on iOS before, and had popped in to Builders once, but neither of those intrigued me the way that the preview for XI did, and listening to the Dragon … Continue reading I beat Dragon Quest! It was… Okay.
I'd heard about Gourmet Makes a few times before my wife and I sat down to watch it, so I knew roughly what I was in for. In short, a pastry chef does her best to recreate prepackaged process foods in a "home cooking" style. I didn't expect it to make Bon Appétit Youtube shows … Continue reading The Joy of Cooking (Shows): We’ve been watching way too much Bon Appétit and I love it!
Apologies for the late post... there's been a lot going on in life, and I completely forgot to get this up yesterday. I think I'm going to change my blog post day to Fridays going forward, to give me more time to think about what I want to write about. I've accidentally found myself consuming … Continue reading 80s style gore-fests: Stranger Things 3, Doom, and A Robot Named Fight
My wife and I were lucky enough to spend this Fourth of July with family and friends, and had a wonderful time! We had great, enormous meals, saw live music, had deep conversations, and played some video games! And, naturally, it's the video games thoughts I most want to share here, because while the rest … Continue reading I played a lot of games this Fourth of July, and that was time well spent
I've been a fan of Eddie Izzard for over a decade, and have been lucky enough to see him 4 times, most recently this week in Portland. There are a few things that draw me to his shows most, and all of them were on strong display in this most recent show. The first time … Continue reading Eddie Izzard is as fantastic on the Wunderbar tour as ever!