BlogHer Was…

August 9, 2011

Fun. Exhausting. Hilarious. Overwhelming. Inspiring (but not how you might think). Eye-opening. Affirming. Exciting. Nerve racking. Loud. Hectic. Not what I expected. Exactly what I expected. Worth going to. At least once. Obviously, it was an interesting weekend, one that I enjoyed immensely, even if it wasn’t for the reasons that other people enjoyed it. […]

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Far away family and friends

July 24, 2009

Over the years, I’ve moved a decent amount. Not just within a city (though I’ve done that too), but big giant moves that have taken me hundreds or thousands of miles away from family and friends. I’m proud of every single one of those moves I’ve done as an adult, since they’ve given me exposure […]

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No boys allowed

November 12, 2008

Tonight, I went out with a very dear friend of mine. We haven’t seen each other much lately–she’s been traveling and I’ve been..well, lazy and stuck in my own head. Tonight, though, was a great reminder to me of the power of friendship. It wasn’t earth shattering–we went to Chili’s and had some margaritas and […]

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Ice cream floats for grownups

November 2, 2008

Today was the hubby’s best friend’s birthday, so we took him out to celebrate at the fantabulous Stone Brewery. Stone brews the hilariously named Arrogant Bastard Ale, and we discovered last year that the brewery is not only local to us, but that they have an absolutely gorgeous garden along with a great restaurant. We […]

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Like a kid waiting for Christmas

September 19, 2008

My husband’s been so cute this week. His best friend* is moving to San Diego from Michigan and arrives today after a 5 day trek across country. Every day, N.C.’s given me updates and tells me all about how the trip is going, thanks to daily conversations the two of them have while one is […]

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