It hasn’t sunk in quite it, but we are leaving for Australia, New Zealand, and Fiji on Friday (not all at once, clearly, but in that order)! I will be doing my best to find time and internets for blogging while we are gone, so look for a least a few posts! Wishing you all the best my dears and happy adventuring whatever it may be.… Continue reading
First off, I apologize to any of you who are sports fans, but I just have to say: GO HAWKS!!! So proud of my team for making it to the Super Bowl! Jacob and I haven’t missed a game all year, including preseason, and knew from the first it was our year. Of course, last night’s game was a real nail-biter that I’m fairly sure took about 2 years off my life. This from the the NY Times: “…a frenetic final 15 minutes of a frenetic second half of a frenetic game featuring the two best teams in the conference, maybe the league — teams that care for each other not at all…”
And you have to love all the love between this team and we 12s.
I’d be remiss if I didn’t feature a Seattle artist now and while I love you Macklemore, this calls … Continue reading
2013 is drawing to a swift close. These holidays came and went before I was fully aware of their presence. Being horribly ill for the duration didn’t help either. Here I offer a photo essay of the last week, complete with two family Christmases and one 60th birthday.
Wishing you all a very happy New Year!… Continue reading
There is something so contagiously joyful about witnessing two people pledging their love for one another. And never more so than when a marriage ceremony truly reflects the individuals. Our dear friends Hannah and Will (you may remember them from this guest post) were married November 16th, on a gloriously sunny lava flow on the big island of Hawaii. I feel truly blessed to have been part of the wonderful group which took part in a week of love, community, and feasting. Dear God, the papayas…
Wishing all the good in the world for you two. I love you so!… Continue reading
Wishing all my US readers a very happy thanksgiving! Today I am feeling grateful for:
My amazing, gorgeous husband
Our cozy home
My superlatively wonderful friends
My lovely, quirky family (hi everyone!)
Our health and wellbeing
The abundance of delicious food we shall shortly be enjoying
As a treat, please enjoy the dinner playlist below (made specially for our first Thanksgiving in our home last year). Now back to the prep-cooking…