Living in the suburbs of Detroit, you learn as you grow up that everything is oriented towards the auto business. Schools design curriculum specifically for jobs in the Big 3 or their suppliers. You also quickly learn that everyone has brand allegiance based on their families. How difficult it must be to buy cars when […]Read more "North American International Auto Show 2019"
Another Wednesday, another culinary adventure. Ben found a fun recipe for rainbow noodles. We used spinach, carrot, and beet to create the green, orange and red stripes in the noodle. After being cooked the red faded a bit, but you can still see the layers. The noodles turned out really well in the end and […]Read more "Rainbow noodles & the first snow"
Our dinner parties always seem to fall apart as summer begins to rear it’s bright, warm head. It’s to be expected, the weather is nice and we all want to go do fun things, travel, etc. I could probably should figure out a way to keep the dinner parties going though. BBQ? Smoking? I’ll have […]Read more "First Dinner Party of the New Year"
Earlier this week I went on a business trip to Knoxville, Tennessee. I’ve been to Nashville before, so I was pretty excited to see a different part of the state. The first thing I noticed was how close I was to the Smoky Mountains. Unfortunately, it was winter and that meant shorter days and I […]Read more "Smoky Mountains"
It’s been a crazy week! So much has happened and it all culminated with another year! As is tradition, I threw a New Year’s Eve Eve party. This would be the 8th party since I started doing this in 2011. It started because I wanted to have people over, especially those from out of town, […]Read more "2019 is here"
It’s been another event packed year. Luckily not as much as last year, but China seems so long ago. Yet it was still 2018. I’m making a concerted effort to try to keep a pretty relaxed schedule the rest of the year. Primarily so I can catch up on some of my games, the blog, […]Read more "A Thankful Year"
I have been dilettante in my duties of keeping this blog up to date. A lot of it has to do with Electric Forest (the “next” post that should have been posted) having videos and me not knowing what to do with them. As weeks went by, the events continued to pile up upon each […]Read more "The holiday season is upon us"