New songs I've been digging lately:
Chris Stapleton - "Up To No Good Livin' "
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - "Cumberland Gap"
Kendrick Lamar - DAMN. (Like all of it)
Let's kick this week off right.
This past Friday night was USA-Mexico in Columbus, Ohio. A few years ago, I would have circled this on my calendar and looked into tickets (thought the threat of actually going never did materialize). These days, I didn't even know it was happening until (last) Monday lunchtime. How did I - the proud owner of a 2004 #23 Eddie Pope USMNT jersey that's done service through 3 World Cups - fall away from a sport that I used to so passionately follow? Continue reading The Ghosts of Dos a Cero
The PR's birthday is tomorrow and mine is Tuesday. My parents are taking us to tonight's game as her team is in town to play my team.
Anyone else going tonight?
Take this, Mags!
My team's schedule is released. Here are the matches in the Metro if you want to come watch any.
March 26th: @ Macalester
April 23rd: vs. Chicago Dragons @ Columbia Park in Northeast
May 14th: vs. Madison (WI) Minotaurs @ Eagan
Howdy, Citizens. This has been sitting in drafts since June 10th, and I'm very work-averse at the moment, so I'm gonna finish this up. My pickle juice brined Chicken Fingers await. Continue reading Brined and Breaded Chicken Fingers
I was woken up about 5:30 or so. Rather than be able to get back to sleep, I'm on my third episode of "Castle" before work.
Hot on the heels of my wildly popular Mexican Tuna Melt, I thought I'd share tonight's dinner as well. Whereas the last one was the result of my raiding the pantry for anything that might plausibly go together, this meal was planned well in advance. Originally, I was going to be cooking for a dinner date, but things got postponed. But that was not going to stop me from having this delicious meal. Continue reading Chicken Stir Fry