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Bermondsey Beer Mile: British Invasion, Day 5

Bermondsey Beer Mile: British Invasion, Day 5

Saturday was essentially what Gabbie likes to call as “stay-home day.”*  We weren’t going to hang out around the house, but we weren’t leaving Bermondsey, the little area of Southwark in which we were staying.  As ever, we’d done our pre-trip research**, so we knew that on Saturdays our little corner of London was home(…)

The Minnesota Files: Day 2 of Family Vacay 2015

Night two was much smoother, in terms of sleeping and going to sleep, so we all woke Sunday morning feeling more or less refreshed and ready to get going.  Jon, who is always researching other things to see and do (seriously, I feel like I’m lucky he didn’t re-plan the entire trip once we got up there,(…)

The Boston Weekend Get-away (FINALLY)

The Boston Weekend Get-away (FINALLY)

This is the story of four friends who traveled together for a Boston weekend get-away.  (Technically, two of them are married to each other, but they still consider themselves friends.)  They set out on a sunny Thursday evening, from the KC International Airport.  Having learned their flight was delayed, they did the only sensible thing one(…)

This Post Is Brought to You by Mother’s Brewing Company *

I’m wearing no make-up. I haven’t shaved my legs since Saturday. I’m wearing sweatpants and a t-shirt I’ve owned (and worn) since high school. I have a cold that would slay a small pony, and I currently sound like a cross between Ron Pearlman and Sam Elliot. And yet–you know you still wanna get in on(…)