Monthly Archives: May 2012

{ c. bear had four candles }

Four. Smart and sweet and stubborn. Affectionate and dramatic and imaginative. Still loves pink and shoes and piggies and nail polish. Sings the ABC song at the top of her lungs when she should be sleeping. She had a birthday party with just family (although she kept asking for all her friends that I didn’t […]

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{ Who likes small town living? }

Living in a small town has tons of advantages. Like seeing someone you know every single time you go to the grocery store looking like crap. But living in Rapid really does have perks. The downtown area has been completely revitalized and it’s always so much fun to hang out. One of our favorite spots […]

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{ on a jet plane }

We went to Washington DC this weekend for a birthday party, a family reunion of sorts, for sight seeing. We drank wine non-stop all weekend. And by non-stop, I need you to understand I mean that literally. We laughed. We walked around the monuments and took pictures with our phones like tourists do. And I […]

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{ golden goose }

Dad retires tomorrow. Congratulations to the the most inspiring, smart, kind, loving, amazing man I’ve ever known. The hairless chickens are a good start for all that’s yet to come – you never disappoint!

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{ against all odds }

Running along the sidewalk this morning, I’d make mental deals with myself. If I make it to the end corner, next bench, over the bridge, to the tree with low branches, I could stop. This way, I end up running the entire way, but trick my body into thinking it will stop soon. Can’t believe […]

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