Third big party of the year. Autumn. Birthday. I wanted a cool hook for my birthday party this year. That hook ended up being an ice luge. Ice luges are expensive though, so I brainstormed with Dan about how one would make an ice luge. Dan had a great idea. So he made a giant […]Read more "Birthday Party, 2018"
Dayna and Kevin have thrown a birthday party for their girls since I’ve known them. I was once again invited to attend, so I guess I must not be too annoying of a house guest. I think that the party is as much for them as it is for the girls. There’s always a lot […]Read more "Dayna and Kevin’s annual party"
I’ve never been much of a griller, but it’s definitely a skill I’m continuing to improve. I started having a BBQ in 2016 when Sarah was leaving for Texas for her first job. Since then I’ve slowly tried to improve my grilling skills and grilling recipes. The BBQ was so much fun that time, that […]Read more "Annual BBQ 2018"
What was a pretty low-key week was interrupted with a surprise (but not really, they called ahead) visit from the Downs. Zack and Papa Downs were coming up for fishing at Lake St. Clair. I found out from coworkers that the lake is pretty renown for small mouth bass. They arrived on Wednesday and left […]Read more "Surprise Visit!"
This Memorial Day weekend has been hot. We met a lot of record setting temperatures, though we did not set any. Despite the heat, Saturday was overcast and was definitely tolerable. My godsister, godmother, and godbrother came into town for memorial day weekend to see my parents (and me too i think…). God-sister came in […]Read more "BBQs and Ropes"
Cinco de Mayo. One of the first parties I hosted ever. Borris and I got a house after classes were over for spring classes. We then decided to throw a Cinco de Mayo party. We weren’t 21 yet though, luckily Ryan was! So he got us the booze. How things have changed 12 years later. […]Read more "Cinco de Mayo Extravaganza"
I have now gone to 4 of the 5 Anni Parties that have been held since the first one for the 10th year. Short’s was the first brewery I went to when I turned 21, and so it always holds a special place in my heart. I’ve grown up with it and […]Read more "Short’s Anni Party 14"