LONG OVERDUE: I am GROOT. Special all ‘Guardians’ Post!

guardians-of-the-galaxyAlthough admittedly, if you ask a couple of my closest friends, and I quote: “Dude. You are StarLord”. I am hardly going to complain about being compared to the cocky, sarcastic yet somehow-still-charming heroic pirate type character of what is undoubtedly the smash hit of the summer. If you have seen Guardians of the Galaxy, you clearly understand what I am talking about. If you have not seen Guardians of the Galaxy, I hate you. Fix it. Immediately. (No seriously, stop reading and go see it – I’ll wait.)  Also please NOTE: There is one mini, pseudo spoiler at the bottom of this post.




Every Challenge is Under Way!

So although I haven’t posted in a long time, the good news is that with some miles traveled to New Hampshire this weekend, every one of my goals is official underway! Sure I still only have 4 crossword puzzle answers, but hey, still counts.


This past weekend was my first of the summer getting up to New Hampshire so it was really great to get up there. The weather was fantastic, I got out on the wakeboard, got some pages read, and traveled some miles! Oh and drank. Yea, we drank a good amount too. Quite successful weekend if I do say so myself. (more…)

Wedding Over the Weekend. It Went Better Than Theirs. And Theirs. And Theirs.

So I am just over a week in (ok actually 10 days), and had planned on doing an update before this, but hey, I’m busy (you know, doing 130,000 things). Also I happened to start in a week that involved my birthday, and my cousin’s wedding, so we had a LOT of family visiting. The wedding and the entire week was amazing (Shauna and Al, I assume you are stopping to read this while on your honeymoon in Hawaii) and I had so much fun with everyone. That said, it was chaos, (more…)