I had a good weekend, both productive and entertaining. I got some gardening done, real gardening that involved digging holes and stuff! I got my hair did. We went to a concert with some friends. We spent a day going on blind dates with kittens and met our new babies, a boy and a girl … Continue reading Stillness
I started this blog with a lot of enthusiasm. I was going to write about important topics with verve and flair. I wanted to create something that shows what it means to be a thinking person in today’s world that does not reward thoughtful analysis. And sometimes I wanted to tell silly stories to make … Continue reading Lather. Rinse. Repeat.
Rational people understand that Valentine’s Day is a ridiculous day to go out. I am a rational person who also finds themselves torn about V-Day. It’s silly, and contrived and etc. But, I spent most of my life without a Valentine, and now there’s this guy who is LEGALLY OBLIGATED to be my Valentine and … Continue reading They call it Bella Notte
So last week I went to see Anna Faris at her book signing up in Seattle. I mostly know Anna from her podcast, Unqualified, which I really enjoy. I'm always a little hesitant to go meet people of whom I'm "a fan". I've had a few crappy experiences with that, but on her podcast she's … Continue reading Famous people
Yesterday I bought a bike. It's the first bike I've owned since 1993. I first met this bike in August. It was in the window of Tacoma Bike, a few blocks from my house. I started finding excuses to drive by to look at it. I would glance quickly then turn away, afraid of revealing … Continue reading In which our heroine does something a little crazy
In the beginning I thought I knew what this blog was going to be. It would be a place for me to share my witty, insightful observations about the world. Sometimes I would be serious, sometimes funny, but overall I wanted to create a space where I could take the time to think about things … Continue reading In the beginning