Category: friends and fambly

throwback thursdays (vol. 15): fourteen (that’s f-o-u-r-t-e-e-n) whole years.

October 8th marked my fourteen year anniversary with the company I work for. Let me say that again. Fourteen (14) year anniversary. I never in a million years thought that I’d work at a place this long, much less still feel as passionate about it and challenged today as I did fourteen years ago. Let’s

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the fair! the fair!

For those of you that don’t live in the Pacific Northwest, you might not know about the wonderful over-packed-ness that is the Washington State Fair. Also, previously known as the Puyallup Fair, which I can only assume they changed since no one from out of state could pronounce it. For those not from here, that’s pronounced

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well, i did it. i was a big weepy mess, but i did it.

Before you ask, yes, this is about my beloved grandma. Last post about it, I promise. And also: family. And, being brave. My grandma’s funeral was today. It was amazing to see everyone and hear all the ways she touched people’s lives. I learned a bunch of things, actually, that I never knew about the

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thank goodness it’s not awkward or anything.

My baby-daddy got admitted to the hospital last night. It makes me laugh a little to call him that, seeing as we’re both way too old and grown up to have anything like baby-daddies or -mamas. Anyway. He’s got something going on where his immune system is attacking his blood, resulting in extremely low platelet

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throwback thursdays (vol. 13): in honor of the Kid

This week being the Kid’s birthday, I thought I’d dredge up a post about he and I from way back. In the same spirit, today’s TBT picture is from waaaaay before I started blogging, in fact before he was born. Yes, that’s me. Yes, I’m pregnant. And yes, I’m in a Winnie the Pooh costume.

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