Traveling Shit Show and the Pump Kin Festival

I seriously have been looking forward to this trip since June because I work all the time and I have to look forward to having real-time off.

The roster of people going changed 100 god damn times! People kept dropping out or inviting themselves…and then dropping out. It was a stressful mess to organize! Then add-on the fact that Clark was being all crazed(you’re excused but you were being a nut).

Anyway it was pretty much settled last week that it would just be Spenser, Nikki and I driving up to Peoria to hang with our girls Jesse and Clark.

Nikki said she didn’t care what we listened to on the way to Peoria as long as we didn’t listen to ‘Let It Go’ which led to Nikki and Spenser’s first fight ever. It was adorable!

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Traveling Shit Show: Y’all Got Any Hot Dogs?

Every so often one must mix up the routine. So rather than go to the same old bars where everyone knows your name, you go somewhere where people have no idea who you are.

Friday could not have come any sooner. Had to get the oil change then run and meet Stephanie to get my Hilton pass for our room. Followed by hanging with Alex, mostly just so I could get my vodka, went to Buffalo Wild Wings with him.

Once I got dropped off it was time to get in my car and let the adventure begin. Headed over to Danny’s to pick everyone up, Nikki literally was right behind me. Which was great because I got to hear to awkward interactions with her and Danny’s black neighbors. Continue reading