Trivia Night 2018

Trivia Night for the Montessori was on February third. This year our table theme was The Breakfast Club. We also have to tie that theme into food so there were pixie sticks and Cap’n Crunch on bread and some sushi to boot. We didn’t win anything this year, but as always, we had a lot […]

Trivia Night 2016

Trivia Night is a sacred event. Benefitting McGuffey Montessori, this yearly gathering packs the big room at the Community Center up in Oxford. Teams of eight fill tables for lightning rounds of trivia questions, homemade desserts, a silent auction and general conviviality. Oh, and every team is encouraged to have a theme, which usually combines […]

Getting together

Intense competition went down at Rhinegeist as Anne organized a bunch of friends to get together because we don’t get to hang enough anymore. The kids ran around or made Minecraft paper models in the corner, while the adults bent elbows and caught up.

Trivia Night 2014

Another Trivia Night in support of McGuffey is in the books. Our team ‘80’s Mall’ didn’t win, but we had fun dagnabbit. Paul and Amy transcend time, bringing selfies back a few decades. I need to ask Zan what was jammin’ on her Walkman™. Excellent crowd. Capped it off with cake.

Team Heavy Metal Parking Lot

The above instant photo captures the spirit of our trivia team. We didn’t win this year, but we felt good about what we brought to the table. And Tom’s boombox was impressive.

The last day of 2010

There was Pictionary. And even more Pictionary. I’d just like to take this opportunity to whine that I never got to draw. Gabe cuts into roast beef while the winter vegetables hang out in the background. We played an old game of Charades from 1968. It had gems like: “A man says what he knows, a […]

If this man ever offers you a taco, take it immediately

A hat tip to Nick and Amy for inviting me up!

an impromptu dinner

I text Amy to see what she’s up to and minutes later I’m riding my bike over to her house. Her other half has burgers on the grill and a cold beer for my hand. They’re the bestest. A few more photos from the evening are over here…