The Thing I Bought This Year with a Scary Price Tag

I’m still not sure yet if it was a mistake.

The Best Cheap Date of the Summer: Minor League Outings

My boyfriend and I moved in together almost exactly a year ago, and while we’re far from in a rut—living together, for us, is pretty awesome—we’ve definitely slacked off when it comes to actual dates that require leaving our neighborhood, or doing anything new and adventurous. So last week, in the fulfillment of a dream I’ve had ever since I caught A League of Their Own on cable last summer, we took the subway train down to Coney Island to see Brooklyn’s own minor league baseball team, the Cyclones.