Monthly Archives: August 2014

National Best Friend Day

Sam the morning after National Dog Day, 2014, sleeping in with his beloved Corn Man.

Sam the morning after National Dog Day, 2014, sleeping in with his beloved Corn Man.

This past Tuesday (8.26) was NATIONAL DOG DAY and I MISSED IT!

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1st Annual

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

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New Shores

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:

The Tiburon peninsula from Ayala Cove, on Angel Island.

The Tiburon peninsula from Ayala Cove, on Angel Island.

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.

Happy Monday!

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Wiz Whirlwind

Woo hoo baby! Last weekend was quite a weekend. What you might call a “whirlwind.” It went a little something like this…

  • Leave SFO, 10:30 PM
  • Land DTW, 5:45 AM
  • Get picked up by Munga, head back to her new “double-wide” abode

FORESHADOWING: Here's Sarah poking some official fun at the double-wide later on in the weekend...

FORESHADOWING: Here’s Sarah poking some official fun at the double-wide later on in the weekend…


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