As the guy who keeps MattBairRemembered.com updated, I just want to say 'thank-you' to everyone contributing stories and memories. In the wake of the immediate grief of Matt's passing, we all wanted a website (or something) that could be a monument to such a great person taken from us too soon. A few of us worried, … Continue reading Thanks to everyone sharing stories (and please send more)
Keep Jen and the girls in your thoughts and prayers. Jen asked that we post her Christmas Card letter to the site. I hope you will take a moment to read it. Read it here. Please also take a moment to 'Follow' MattBairRemembered.com if you aren't already following it, so when new things are posted, … Continue reading A Christmas Card for Jen and the Girls
Thanks to all of you who've Followed/subscribed. In recognition of Matt's birthday, Ben Cossar wrote a very touching birthday message to Matt. Please encourage everyone to Follow this Blog so they can get email alerts when new things are posted. A few have asked, "how do I know when new stuff is at MattBairRemembered?" It's … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Matt!
It was overwhelming. Hundreds and hundreds of people followed Dave Adamec's lead, ordered t-shirts, and went out running on Thanksgiving. Many showed up in Ann Arbor and braved the cold, some ran in their driveway, and more than 100 neighbors and friends ran around Peoria. Read more here and don't miss the the photo gallery. We're still … Continue reading Turkey Trot Recap, Part 1
Some people tell us they keep their M.A.T.T. coin in their pocket every day. Some on their nightstand. Some in their kitchen on a windowsill or in the dish where they keep their keys. Now, people are getting creative and Drew Setter has a really good idea, and some half-ass how-to instructions on making it … Continue reading Drew Setter on How to Make Your M.A.T.T. Coin Into Dog Tags
My apologies right off the bat. This is going to be a long post... two weeks ago today one of my closest friends passed away suddenly. But Matt was more than just a close friend. He was also like my big brother. Not having a big brother (or any brother for that matter), he filled … Continue reading Guide Me, Matt by Dave Adamec
Stay tuned! If you didn't get in on the original order, don't worry. After Thanksgiving, Dave Adamec is looking to place another order. Subscribe to the site and you'll be automatically updated.
180 shirts were ordered and at least a hundred of Matt's friends and family (and Dave Adamec) will be running with Riley in the Ann Arbor Turkey Trot. Sign up here. Too late for a shirt, but not too late to run (or walk and run, or roller skate ...we're checking with race organizers if … Continue reading Run with Riley at the Ann Arbor Turkey Trot