Everything: Memories

Aug 26 2016

Flashback Friday: I Want to Hug My Poor Self

Being as organized and Type-A as I am, you’d think that my files would be perfect and easy to access. You’d only be half right. I can get to any paper files or anything in Evernote in 30 seconds flat. My digital storage is a dumping ground of nightmarish proportions. If I think about it …

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Jul 06 2016

The Big Two-Oh

It’s kinda cool when you find someone you can be weird with. It’s kinda awesome when you get to marry that person. And it’s really a freaking miracle when you look up one summer’s day and realize you’ve been weird with this other person for 20 years. July 6, 1996. I was a child bride. Young, innocent. …

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Mar 10 2014

Get in the parade

When I was in middle school, about A’s age, my band director shared a piece of advice that has stayed with me ever since. “Get in the parade. Don’t let life pass you by.” It really is a brilliant little tidbit. By keeping it in mind I’ve pushed myself out of my comfort zone more …

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