6th annual Gaul Street block party

blockparty-grillling

It was our first block party on the Saturday of Labor Day weekend. It was a smaller crowd but an active one.

We had our 90s cover band out again and a slip and slide.

Read more…

My 10,000 day and Roommate Bucket List weekend

roommate-bucketlist

In June, I crossed the 10,000th day of my life. In August, after two years of living together, my good friend Patrick, who also crossed a similar mark, was moving out of my home.

To celebrate, he and I had a weekend of celebration.

On Friday night, we had a trashy liquor party, where we had more than 20 people over to drink the leftover booze we’ve had in our home for years.

On Saturday, after brunch, chess in the park, basketball, pizza and the Phillies at the Piazza, a mini bar crawl, ending with city-wide specials at the Handle Bar and gambling at Sugarhouse Casino, all while wearing suits of course.

Then, on Sunday, we played paintball.

Check out our full itinerary here.

Bowling at Pep Bowl

pep-bowl

The small, quirky Pep Bowl bowling alley in the basement of a health clinic in South Philadelphia was the site of a friend’s birthday party and I was happy to finally get the chance to have fun.

Read more…