2 weekends ago, my wife and I decided to go camping. We'd been wanting to all summer, but hadn't been able to make it work out so far. We decided mid day on Friday to go get a spot Saturday, and had a great time. While we were getting ready to go, I heard Griffin … Continue reading Camping and Hatchet are not a good mix
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!
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!
Last year my wife went on a trip through her school, and this weekend she went back up to Bend, OR, to get together with the group of girls she went with for an anniversary celebration of that trip and to participate in Bend's Pride celebration. I stayed home, which meant I had the house … Continue reading My wife was out of town this weekend, which meant I overindulged in chili, video games, and cleaning.