I know, I know.  Saturdays are supposed to be for my artistic writing endeavors.  I’ve decided to expand it to any kind of artistic endeavor at all.  That includes making beer.  About a month and a half ago, I had a post about brewing a beer.  Well, it’s been a while, and the fermenting has […]


Organizing the Unorganizable

Hi, I’m Matt.  And I am not organized. Yes, I know, I should have told you to sit down before dropping that bomb on you.  You may say to me, “But Matt, you write amazing posts every day and tell us about the cool shit you do all the time.” And I would reply to […]

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And Thus Begins my Weekend

The last post was a bit heavy.  This one is not so much. I recently discovered a state park near where I live.  I just moved to this location, so I’m still exploring.  This state park is not even a 5-minute drive, and it has some amazing forest trails.  One thing about Iowa is that […]

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Hey guys, just thought I’d dedicate this day to Mother’s Day.  I know how it sometimes sneaks up on us all, but I made sure to be ready this time.  What are you doing for Mother’s Day this year? I think something more than just chocolates or flowers or cards should cut it.  I’ve got […]

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The fun part of life

We all know that we have to work to live, unless you’re one of those bastards who are born rich, in which case, screw you.  We live for the days off.  That’s what I’m at again today.  Living my life the way I want it to be lived.  Last night I got to chat with […]

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