1924

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So Erin and I went out on a “real date” last night. First stop: Times Ten Cellars. Lovely, and it’s not a total racket like other wine bars. After that we ate at Kitchen 1924. We’ve both been there before, but what really surprised me this time were the Deviled Eggs with Mixed Greens (with …

Ant Farm: Days 2 – 4

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Wow, these ants have made some serious progress. It feels nice to take a little time to document the progress of the Ant Team (potential play on words avoided here, gosh I wanted to go A-team on you… so bad) and share their journey with you. And amidst heckling from friends, I maintain my course …

Ant Farm – Day 1

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So Santa gave me an ant farm this year. I finally ordered the ants online and they showed up last night in my mailbox, sealed in a padded envelope in a tidy tube. So I poked some starter holes for these larger-than-life pinchers, sheepishly opened up the test tube, and by no small act of …