the world championship barbecue cooking contest – locally known as bbq fest – is held every year as part of… Read more 40before40: bbq fest 2019.
memphis got a usl soccer club this year, and i managed to make it to a home match last week.… Read more 40before40: memphis 901 fc match.
one of my biggest memphis oversights to date had been payne’s bbq. i have no good reason for not having… Read more 40before40: payne’s bbq.
over the holiday break some of my new memphis fellows cohort got together to check out memphis escape rooms’ downtown… Read more 40before40: memphis escape rooms.
elmwood cemetery is the oldest active cemetery in memphis, and it is pretty famous in the city. there are politicians,… Read more 40before40: a spooky visit to elmwood cemetery.
one of the best parts of living in cooper-young is being walking distance to the 4-miler and the festival in… Read more marvelous memphis: cooper-young 4-miler.
it is no secret that gus’s fried chicken is one of my favorite restaurants in the world. the skin is… Read more 40before40: a visit to the original gus’s.
now that i have crossed 35, it’s time for a new list! i still want to accomplish the ones i… Read more 40before40: the memphis-centric edition.
normally i post this in mid-june so that i can check in on how i am doing with my goals… Read more [slightly delayed] midyear check-in // 2018.