Hump Day Heroics: Love. Now.

Because I don’t have all day.  I’ve never been one to sit around and wait for things to change. Ask the boyfriend I left in Montana for a lucrative bar gig and a shortsighted master’s degree. Or the one I abandoned in Baltimore when I walked away...

This is Medium Epic

Getting after it in the Elks last Spring. This was my first hut trip in Colorado when I was working with a ski company here in Boulder. I could say that I embarrassed myself on this run, but I drank the boys under the table that night and won at Jenga like a boss, so...

Adult Decisions vs. Free Whiskey

I’ve been thinking about my ability to make adult decisions – plan my food for the week, exercise, vacuum my house and the like, all things that I’ve gotten rather good at – and I find it curious that I’m still powerless against certain...

Peanut Noodle Perfection

As someone who has, over the last few years, frequently occasionally found myself with $20 4 days from a paycheck, I have made a practice of desperation cooking. I can calculate calorie per dollar ratios faster than I can blow my food budget on whiskey cocktails at...