General, Write-a-palooza 2017

State Fair 2017!

Monday, the wife and I took off from work to go visit the Minnesota State Fair. This is a really fun tradition for us, especially when we do it on our terms. That means getting on a shuttle bus, and arriving on the fairgrounds before 9am, mainly so we can beat the crowds (as well […]

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Blog-o-rama 2016, General

MN State Fair 2016

On Labor Day this year, the wife and I did our annual State Fair visit. The weather was nice and pleasant so we decided to spend a bunch of time just walking around to exhibits that we don’t normally visit. This led to some spontaneous shows that we had never seen, that really made the […]

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Create-a-thon 2015, General

Minnesota State Fair 2015

Despite telling everyone for the past two weeks that my wife and I were not going to go to the Minnesota State Fair this year, we decided that we wanted something to do today. Our main objection to going had been about how much money it can cost, and how much junk food we’d eat. […]

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