Matt Knutson

A fan’s review of the new Underwood album

“Tonight I want to drive so far we’ll only find static on the radio,” I sang to my wife Sera on our way to Madison, ... Read more

Prenatal classes help prepare for labor

“We’ve still got plenty of time to make it to the hospital,” I gently told Sera as we rushed through the city. “Let’s try doing ... Read more

How on earth do you properly stain a deck?

“I think I messed up the deck,” I told my wife after staining the first coat. After weeks of dashed plans to stain the deck, ... Read more

The eclipse, spontaneity and swooping bats

“Are we really leaving already?” I asked my wife after 15 minutes of sitting in the park. It was Sunday evening, and we were sitting ... Read more