Colorado really is a different state of mind. The "Rocky Mountain high" jokes just write themselves. We had a pretty great weekend getaway. Many highlights, but Built to Spill the first night had to be tops. We even got Doug Martsch to sign a concert poster for us. Had to endure an eye roll to … Continue reading Eyeroll for the Autograph
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Only Consequences (and Hush Puppies)
I did not expect my last post to generate such a strong response from my friends and readers. But a good number of them had much to say about whether or not I should eat those onion rings. It was all very eye-opening, I have to admit. The overwhelming consensus was that I should just … Continue reading Only Consequences (and Hush Puppies)
We’re Such Groupies
Last weekend, when I wasn't busy proposing to my girlfriend or chatting with rock stars,* I was buying peanuts from WinCo. A handful of peanuts makes a perfect mid-morning snack, and eating an ounce a day, in fact, can cut your risk of heart disease in half, and decrease your diabetes risk by 25%. At … Continue reading We’re Such Groupies
Why Yes, I HAVE Tried Geoduck!
Back in August, I shared my new catchphrase with the world. It was cool, it was hip - and it was ironic, since I had never tried geoduck. How could I be dishing out those words, I wondered, when I hadn't even partaken (partook?) in said delicacy myself. Fortunately, I can now say I have! … Continue reading Why Yes, I HAVE Tried Geoduck!
Music To My Ears
I've been listening to music all day. Actually, I've been listening to music nearly nonstop for the past week. My iPod is getting a serious workout. This all started the Sunday before my trip to Ely, when I broke down and bought a new car stereo from Best Buy. I'd wanted one for ages - … Continue reading Music To My Ears