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  1. 2013 Year in Cities

    After missing MVP Gold by about 2000 miles last year, I started 2013 back at square one: I started climbing back up the points ladder again, hitting up two new states: Pennsylvania and Missouri, as well as one new country: Honduras! Seattle, WA* San Diego, CA Salt Lake City, UT* San Francisco, CA Solomons, MD*…

  2. 2012 Year in Cities

    I neglected to share my escapades for 2012, which is a shame because I flew almost about 50,000 miles, missed Alaska Airlines MVP Gold by about 2,000 miles, and rode a train! I added four new states and a district: New York, Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia, and Alabama. Billings, MT* Seattle, WA* New York,…

  3. $10K for a Car?

    Pretend you had up to $10K to spend on a car, which car would you purchase and why? (By which I mean, what should Rachel and I get). Usage: Daily driving to work Occasional long-distance (up to 1600 miles round trip) Requirements: Dual-Climate Control Seat-Warmers Desirements: Bluetooth integration Toyota, Volkswagen, or Subaru Ready, Set, Go!

  4. We’re Going To Need a Bigger Boat

    I somehow have managed to churn through over 3.5 terabytes of data on our internet connection over the last three months. While I’m glad Comcast’s “enforcement of the 250GB data consumption threshold is currently suspended”, I’m also scared to see what happens when they bring it back. For what it’s worth, most (~90%) of that…

  5. You’ve Just Gotta Fight Your Way Through

    “Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me. All of us who do creative work, we get into it because we have good taste. But there is this gap. For the first couple years you make stuff, it’s just not that good. It’s trying to be good, it has potential,…