A Week In Ireland (part three)

Here are parts One and Two if you missed them. On the train leaving Belfast, the weekend had arrived. Besides groups of guys downing Carlsberg and dropping F-bombs non-stop during the ride, Ben encountered a group of slags in the food car with empty bottles of champagne and signs posted everywhere that read, "Hen Party… Continue reading A Week In Ireland (part three)

A Week In Ireland (part one)

After over a decade of not having left the country, my husband and I were able to finally go to Ireland for our anniversary. I had always wanted to get married at Giant's Causeway, and he had lived in Dublin while going to Trinity College way back when, so it seemed a logical choice to… Continue reading A Week In Ireland (part one)

A Beerly Tradition

Last weekend I did the Grand Rapids brew pub extravaganza trip yet again. You can read about past ones here and here. This year we cut out all the nonsense and just stuck with the Diemer Race (my husband beat former Olympic Bronze medalist Brian Diemer again, and won a donut) and going to Hop… Continue reading A Beerly Tradition

A Fabulous Day in Pittsburgh

Drove down with Michelle Muldrow and Dott Schneider to Pittsburgh for some art farting and for the Box Heart 10 Year Anniversary exhibit. We lucked out with great weather (okay it was pretty hot actually), an awesome ride with leather interior and cruise control,  and rocked out to some classic rock while eating beef jerky… Continue reading A Fabulous Day in Pittsburgh