Just a quick post before I fly to San Diego tonight for my little brother's wedding. While it seems like only yesterday the little cowlicked towhead was running around in his Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle tighty whities, he is, in fact, a grown man. We're excited to welcome his fiancee into the family, and I'm … Continue reading California Here We Come.
Happy long weekend, friends! I hope that wherever you are, it's sunny and you have a BBQ to attend. It has been a truly lovely weekend in Colorado. On Saturday, a few friends and I ventured up to Boulder to explore the festival there in preparation of the BolderBOULDER 10K. There are about 50,000 participants … Continue reading Happy Memorial Day.
Friends - may I be serious for a few minutes? I try to be a source of positivity in this world, and I strive to see the silver linings in all situations. I believe that much of your experience in this life is determined by your attitude, and it's been proven to me many times. … Continue reading Some Thoughts About Moving.
One of the side effects of living in New York is that it's so overstimulating you forget what's missing until you go elsewhere. The first time I visited home after six months in the city, I stood in the bank parking lot and said to my mom, "there's so much sky!" (Shortly followed by a … Continue reading Sky’s the Limit.
Happy Mother's Day, friends! Since I can't be there with my mama today, I wanted to share some thoughts. Anyone who's spent at least five minutes in my company knows I'm obsessed with my mother. Just in the last few years, she got her personal trainer's license for fun, spent a summer on study abroad … Continue reading Mother’s Day Tribute.
Happy Monday, friends! I hope you all had a glorious weekend involving tacos and/or fancy hats. This was the first year since 2007 (except one ill-timed vacation) I haven't attended my friends' Derby party, and it made my heart hurt. To drown out the lonely ache, I accompanied a couple of friends to the Cinco … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo.
Hi friends! I've been neglecting you. I was busy getting both a new job and apartment - you know, minor things. Just kidding - these are major things! Part of the reason I moved to Colorado was to live in a nicer apartment. I've been sponging off living with my very generous relatives for the … Continue reading Movin’ On Up.