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the urban transplant of desert life

We went to the Zilker Botanical Garden to see some bonsai trees on display. Here’s a couple pictures from the show: Later in the day, we stopped by a garden department and picked up some succulents and clay pots: E.T.’s Fingers (aka gollum jade) Split Rock (Pleiospilos) Here’s another succulent whose name I don’t remember […]

the sooner than later

I’m just trying to squeeze this quick post before midnight creeps up. The clock just hit 10:56pm and I’m just going to hit a few more keys or until 11pm at the latest. We’re currently watching Zapped! right now. Prior to the movie, we ran errands for about five hours stopping at a few places. […]

the april drizzle and confetti eggs

April won’t pass me by without an update to this collection I’ve been maintaining for years. This month has been super busy which made it fly by like the others. I’m committed to not missing a month without writing a post here to keep it going, so here we go. This semester is almost over. […]

the march of the tortas

Unwrapping the foil to reveal a carefully sliced roll filled with bliss continues to be part of our Saturday morning routine. The tortas from Taqueria Montenegro remain the best tortas on this side of the universe. The magical combination of marinated fajita beef, sliced onions, lettuce, guacamole, the trademark green sauce, and a twist of […]

the morning gutbomb AKA the breakfast luther

On March 13th after a Sunday morning stroll around Lady Bird Lake, M&I decided to make a quick stop to the donut shop. An idea popped into our heads to take our glazed donuts and fill them up with everyday breakfast items to create the Breakfast Luther. Scrambled eggs, thick-cut bacon, and mozzarella cheese stack […]

the end of march already?!

I believe time flies when you stay busy. March has just flown by. I’ll do my best to update at least a few more times before April arrives, but I’m not making any promises. I’ve definitely been keeping busy with work and school. The days become weeks, and the weekends come and go. The act […]

the first-ever man vs machine jeopardy competition – day 3

[flowplayer id=8] Season 27 #6088, aired 2011-02-16 Ken Jennings vs. Watson vs. Brad Rutter The IBM Challenge. Game 2. (Details derived from J! Archive) [mosotube]