Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Moment

Whenever you’re reaching the end of a deployment, underway, school, or anything else that has kept you away from your family for a significant amount of time, the thought of one moment starts to dominate your life. It’s the last thing that runs through your head before sleep, and it’s the first thing there when …

33 Days: Sushi

The countdown to California continues with more food. Day 33: Sushi I think I was about 25 or 26 years old the first time I had sushi. If there were any sushi restaurants back home in North Dakota, I certainly don’t remember them, but I doubt I would have trusted them anyway. There’s terrific fish …

A couple days ago, I wrote about how much I missed chips and salsa from El Indio in San Diego. This arrived in the mail today. I have the greatest wife in the world. Now I just need to find some salsa that is actually worthy of the chips which is much harder than you …