Tag Archives: USA

For the Diggers

Australia   Australian Friend: It’s called “two-up.” US: Ok…so what’s the deal here? Australian Friend: You flip two coins at once and bet on how many will come up heads. ***** Now before you read further you need to understand … Continue reading

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Lone Star Wines

More from the Grog Files: So spending a month in The Lone Star State helping our friend out and loaning him Greg to do duties as best man gave us only a few evenings to ourselves during which time we … Continue reading

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Why Messing with Texas is a BAD Idea!

San Antonio, TX They also have the Alamo here which almost everyone has heard of but if you’re anything like us you really didn’t realize was in San Antonio or how incredibly epic a display of Early American bad-assery this … Continue reading

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City of om-nom!

San Antonio, TX When you’re lucky enough to be exposed to a new culture with one of your good friends as a card carrying member, you get to breeze by all the touristy stuff and get a back stage pass … Continue reading

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Something Worth Going Home For

Enroute San Antonio, TX A few posts back we posed a question to you: when is it worth it to go home? We told you there were several reasons why we came back but we didn’t go into a lot … Continue reading

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So THAT’s where everyone went!

Atlanta, GA So, as thirtysomethings (oh, now that’s frightening…) we’ve been wondering.  For the past several years actually… Where the heck did everybody our age go!? Related posts: Ukeing it up Greg stars as “The Nanny!” Bring Forth The Multi-Sided … Continue reading

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Greg stars as “The Nanny!”

Atlanta, GA One of the reasons we came back was to spend a month with our dear friends.  They had an urgent need for some help with child care for a month so Greg headed over to Atlanta, GA while … Continue reading

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Bring Forth The Multi-Sided Dice

San Jose, CA, USA When in San Jose Greg likes to party.  He likes to party a lot. But perhaps we should take a moment to define this word, as its meaning could be somewhat…skewed depending on your perspective and … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Way?

San Jose, CA, USA San Jose is Greg’s home town.  Many of you have been told, by Greg himself even, that it’s San Francisco but it isn’t.  Why were you misled? You see, the San Francisco Bay Area is huge.  … Continue reading

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