And so, Isla is nearly two. I'm finding this harder to deal with than last year. But I'm hoping she'll let me share her cake. That'll help, yeah? In related news, Neil and I recently celebrated three years of marriage with a seafood dinner and the same message he's been writing in all my cards … Continue reading Around Here
I've loved movies since I cried during Follow That Bird and my Dad took me to My Left Foot and called it research. Whether it's at home with a bowl of burnt popcorn, or in a plush seat at the theatre, I don't talk during the film and I watch to the end of the … Continue reading Coffee, Castles and Carnage
I went to a New Year’s Eve party with shotguns taped to my chair. They were plastic. The party was post-apocalyptic. Because, y’know, the world is supposed to end in this year. Depending on whom you speak to. I think we’re good. Even better now that I know what day it is. You see, I … Continue reading The Lost Day (Or Two)
Well. It happened. I called both my parents and told them before they read it online. My friends can’t believe it’s actually true. And we weren’t even drunk. As per a new tradition, Sarge and I met for coffee after work on Tuesday. We were on our way to dinner when the world went from … Continue reading Got Glue?
There are nine days until my 30th birthday. In light of these single digit days, I have revamped my 29 list: Call Embassy if passport doesn't appear. Write blog posts that aren't lists. Outline new projects. Read my 20th book of the year, and possibly more. Pop my ear. My cold from last week has … Continue reading Nine To Thirty
I've never been a good stuffed up person. I've never liked taking naps, ask my parents. The last time I slept during the during the day, I'd had all my wisdom teeth out the day before. Last week, my body was gearing up for my annual cold, and this week it has lashed out. While … Continue reading How To Have A Really Bad Cold