Ooo, boy, my last few posts were dark and dramatic. Let's break that up a bit, shall we? In January 2015, my boyfriend (now husband, spoiler!) surprised me with a PUPPY. Meet Sully. She was a horrible puppy—don't let that fluffy face fool you. So we got her a brother. Meet Morris. They're bigger (and … Continue reading why do you always write like you’re running out of time?
2014 tested my patience. That's the short story. The long story is, I had to come to terms with the worst parts of pet ownership. The vet costs, the sleep loss, the panic, the confusion, the sudden empty home, the lack of energy. The mind-numbing, stomachache-inducing, crippling anxiety. I've spent the better part of a year trying to … Continue reading drive out with the sun in your eyes
If Seattle and I could make a deal that it always be 80 degrees and gorgeous when I get back into town, that'd be great. It's no surprise I wasn't ready to come home this weekend. My three-and-a-half weeks away were a whirlwind of awesome, and I felt like I didn't even get close to … Continue reading you have to leave to really miss a place
In less than 36 hours, I'll be eastward bound to Hong Kong! It goes without saying, but I'm unbelievably excited to explore one of the world's most popular and vibrant cities for the first time. I work for an amazing company that selected me to participate in a two-week exchange program, where I will be … Continue reading buzzing like neon lights