*it is HOT in the concrete jungle this week.
*alaska is going to be a welcomed reprive from the heat.
*the amount of gear we bought for said alaska trip is humourous.
*crap i gotta break in my hiking boots!
*one hike beforehand counts, right?
*fear=getting eaten by a grizzly bear!
*beach volleyball courts on the Hudson? great pier addition, NYC. (see above pic)
*i'm totally craving charred brussel sprouts for dinner.