things we learned:
ethiopian is GOOD.
(also, thanks to random airport conversation with katie i., i realized precisely how many accomplishments i'm striving towards right now [ie. the above seasonal goals, these annual ones, these banal real life ones, and these birthday ones.]. i am either excessively goal-driven... or irrationally in love with lists...or, based on the fitzwilliam darcy standards for accomplished females, the greatest jane austen heroine of all time...)