Thankful

Time flies when you’re having fun//being an adult with a real world job (not always synonymous). There are so many things I am beyond thankful for lately. And in the spirit of Thanksgiving this week: a list! These days, I am thankful for… 1.) The lush, vibrant colors of Pacific Northwest trails. Over weekends not on-call,…

The very important tradition of red-and-green M&Ms

Thanksgiving is almost upon us! Weez, Cabo, and I plan to be in the mountains for Thanksgiving day again this year (just like last year!). Oh, man, last year… that was the most wondrous weekend. After camping that Thursday night, we spent the rest of the weekend with my aunt and family in Illinois. It was…

The best Christmastime of my life :)

From decorating the annual gingerbread house with Grandma, to decorating the giant 13′ Christmas tree; From hearing the amazing news of a second child on the way from my sister and BIL, to the birth of our godson; From witnessing my parents renew their wedding vows to doggie play dates with Weez’s cousins’ dogs; From playing trains…

A forest in the living room

Weez, Cabo, and I made it to Ohio safe and sound on Thursday after a 24 hour road trip.  I’m thankful we were able to take off a little earlier than scheduled because we outran the storm and stayed ahead of the snow. Unfortunately, my brother and his girlfriend are now driving through the mess,…