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Friday Favorites: Birthday Edition

1// Ladies wine night at Columbia Winery! Woodinville is just outside of Seattle but feels like a million miles away.

2// Kendall and I began our birthday celebration with some of our closest girlfriends- Kelsey, Alyssa, Savannah, Jess, and Caroline!  295 more words

Friday Favorites

Yes, a Happy Birthday

Soon after our son passed away, I started dreading this day. I would often think, “Oh, God. His birthday. How will we ever get through that day?  775 more words


The Picture that Mindy Posted that Launched A Million What Ifs

Last night Mindy Kaling returned from her all-women camping retreat in Montana and starting Instagramming pictures of herself with warm tropical things again. She changed her twitter profile picture to the cover of InStyle that she so beautifully covers for the month of June. 495 more words

Things That Matter

Enveloped in Possibility

I love this time of the school year.  At least the part that is about my students.  (Yeah…there are too many meetings, too much drama about which students are going where for next year, too much paperwork…filling in forms, checking off boxes, signing off forms for this and that.) 458 more words


Over a decade of Love!

It’s hard to believe that it’s been ten years since we’ve said “I do”!  We celebrated our tenth wedding anniversary on March 19th! Our journey has been anything but easy, but I know without a shadow of a doubt that my life got infinitly better the moment we decided to take our vows in marriage! 785 more words

Daily Life


Today, one of my best gal pals graduated from Cal State University: Fullerton! I remember telling her from time to time that I could not wait to see her walk across that stage. 302 more words