This past Tuesday (8.26) was NATIONAL DOG DAY and I MISSED IT!
DAMMIT! Continue reading
I love throwing parties!
I’m getting really good at it, too. Unfortunately, though, as my Martha Stewart skills increase, free time for documenting my handiwork while in the thick of it all seems to decline. I now need a professional photog by my side or something, capturing the action (’cause you know I need it captured)… Hmm…
Anyway, I threw a fun party on Saturday for my entire department at my house because dammit – we work really hard. And we need more parties.
And recently, my coordinator Arminder got married. So that actually gave us a legitimate excuse besides just “we need more parties” (even though we DO). Continue reading
After more than eight years living in the Bay Area for me, and almost a decade for Trent, we finally made it to Angel Island this weekend:
We’ve ferried past it many times but never set foot ashore. And we ARE adventurous spirits – it’s not like we don’t get around. This was just one of many beautiful, magical local gems that we simply hadn’t gotten to yet.
Thanks, Christopher, for turning a year older and giving us an excuse to finally trek out there! It’s left us a little mystified that we live somewhere with SO many magical local gems, a decade isn’t even enough time to see them all.
It seems like just yesterday I wrote on here how excited I was about my little sister starting her graduate school odyssey at American University’s Washington College of Law. Continue reading