Since I can remember, I've loved books. It was one of three characteristics people used to describe me as a child: 1. I cried a lot. 2. I had Urkel glasses. 3. I was a bookworm. (Bonus trait: I was really cool.) Remember Pizza Hut's Book It? Yeah, I won every month in the third … Continue reading whatever you are, be a good one
Gratuitously talking about myself is probably more fun for me than you, but if you're still reading after my trip ended, you probably know me in real life, and you're probably used to it by now, and it probably bothers you a little, but you probably know I'm going to keep doing it anyway. So... sorry? E … Continue reading mad, passionate, extraordinary love
Confession: I don't like rice. And yes, I purposely waited to post this until the end of my trip. For years, people have been baffled by my adamant disgust with the grain. "Hope you never plan to go to Asia!" they'd say. Or when finding out, why yes, I did plan to go to Asia, … Continue reading so beautifully arranged on a plate
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
A very brief update: - I've been in Thailand since Sunday. Phuket and the Phi Phi Islands were lovely, picturesque and relaxing. Bangkok is lovely, lively and crazy. I think I'll need to go back to the islands to recover from my three days here. - I love the chaos. I feel like the Bangkok … Continue reading i want to feel the thunder, i want to scream
Internet has been spotty (as it should be in tropical locations), but I wanted to leave you with this: Singapore is gorgeous. Surprise! As I told my travel buddy yesterday, I have a tendency to fall in love with every new place. The bright lights and diverse neighborhoods of Singapore were no exception. *Title inspired … Continue reading to lose all my senses, that’s just so typically me
As soon as I hit publish on this post, I'm heading to the airport. My trip is not quite over, but the Hong Kong portion is. And yes, I've cried about it. If you know much about me, you know I cry a lot. At the drop of a hat. When someone spills milk. Hell, … Continue reading when can i see you again?