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I am an ENFP, procrastinator, and inventor of holidays. I wish I needed my own business cards. My daughter says that I'm a good fixer of things.

The human animal differs from the lesser primates in his passion for lists. ~H. Allen Smith

The list is the origin of culture... ~Umberto Eco

EstroJen follows:
Oh! activities (Walking, year eight!)
Kate Things I Love (March 2019)
Mia links
niv ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ (março)
honeybee books (read in 2019)
  • Officially with my new job
  • BBQ with the Bates'
  • Spook by Mary Roach
  • Yacht Club and Mud date
  • Girlie's orchestra concert
  • Mariachi at Los Corales. Fantastic!
  • Girlie's audition for Youth Sinfonietta - she did so fucking good that she'll pass the sinfonietta and be one of a few 7th graders in youth orchestra! SO proud!
  • Started backend splits in trapeze and JB went to the second part of his swing.
  • Square Knot, Full Throttle Bottles and Georgetown Music.
  • Zero! The most adorable Boston Terrier puppy in the whole wide world!
  • Sojo flying trapeze for the first time. All four of us at Emerald City for a trapeze photo op. Best Birthday present ever. Homemade cupcakes from Sara. Georgetown Carnival, tatchos.
jun 1 2014 ∞
jul 15 2014 +
  • Girlie's first cowbell and flying trapeze catch
  • Birthday cake at ECTA
  • Girlie songwriting
  • Halloween peacock
  • JB Azteca Bday
  • Lil Liza Jane on cello
  • Drunken butt rock clarinetting
  • Whirlwind Idaho
  • Sojo football
oct 26 2013 ∞
may 21 2014 +
  • JB's new computing toys.
  • My new Nook & MAC cosmetics. Hallelujah tax return.
  • Birthdaycake ice cream for Erik and crew.
  • Girlie got to go horseback riding and shoping with her bff.
  • My Patron, Cointreau margarita sorbet
  • Cinco de Mayo with the fam
  • My iPod's up and running so I can use my listography app finally.
  • Workout clothes, funky socks and a pilates video.
  • Prince, City and Colour, and Morcheeba
  • Thinking about Nate. Bittersweet.
  • Girlie popped 3 ballons in archery.
  • Girlie and I look super sporty in our new duds doing pilates
  • My kiddo got contacts. It will take some getting used to. Now I can see her beautiful face.
may 2 2013 ∞
jun 7 2013 +
  • Valhöll's new digs, Hare and Hound fries
  • Campanas & Lars and the Real Girl
  • Origami sushi
  • Poppin' tags with my sweetie. Proud new owner of a vintage Kleinert's swim cap! Also a wool jacket & 2 vintage purses.
  • Diva Dollz, Magic Mouse Toys and Shorty's
  • Mani pedi with my girlie girl. Hope these gels work. She got the Lady Gator green :)
  • They won the playoffs 12 - 9 against Tracyton
  • They lost the championship, but they played their heart out and we got to see Cheri and Kurt.
  • I hadn't seen Paul, Amanda and Ian in forever.
  • Happy Birthday Sojo!! 13!
  • Maze - Joy and Pain
mar 2 2013 ∞
apr 2 2013 +
  • Bags of avocados
  • Millinery
  • 10,000 dice and Juicy for Claire's win at Apples to Apples
  • Hooky for eyes, Mad Magazine and Starbucks
  • PBC and Nutella ice-cream
  • JB's chili
  • Sligh's chili
  • Scrabble
  • Girlie made the carnivores steak and we also had salad, brussel sprouts, and taters
  • Working with ladies again
  • Cous cous with wild mushrooms
  • Cheap avocados!
  • Tickets purchased for Venice is Sinking and Dina Martina. Fun times ahead :)
  • Marina Mart gossip
  • 6-8 Black Men by David Sedaris
  • I love Centeral Valley gas station in the...
dec 3 2012 ∞
jan 5 2013 +
  • Collins Campground is the best for family-time yet :)
  • Duckabush River camping, rescuing of Sojo from roadrash (crash) and Girlie from the rapids (splash). Scary yet life-affirming. Plus... it turns out the I'm a rescuing badass!
  • Texts and emoticons from my daughter
  • Pain in the Grass, boob shots and people collecting
  • Harvest moon
  • Sligh winning the chili cookoff and demanding a photo with me
  • BI with Sara and John, beach combing, Harbor Bar, Bainbridge Island Brewery
  • Lovely dinner at Joe and Carrie's for Oweien's Bday
  • Mora Bistro and Slippery Pig Octoberfest with Taryn
  • Stiff by Mary Roach
  • Spitting off the Steel Bridge.
nov 8 2012 ∞
nov 16 2012 +
  • My baby rescued me and my car after my alternator took a crap on me. After 11 hours, 6 trips to the auto parts store, and luckily zero stitches for my sweetie's lip that he bashed in under my hood there's no way for me to accurately express my appreciation. His folks watching my Girlie the whole time was so incredibly nice too.
  • Watching the 3rd of July Poulsbo fireworks from his rooftop was amazing.
  • Am I too old to wear neon? Well, I have my first pair of shorts since 1994 and 2 new dresses. My girlie is an awesome fashion advisor. Packing for Vegas!
  • Yay Vegas!!! MGM Grand baby!
  • Nine Fine Irishmen and meeting Keyring and Paris penny slots
  • Goodwill Vegas, the MGM pool with yard margaritas
  • Pour 24, Zumanity, walkabout with the gan...
jul 4 2012 ∞
nov 16 2012 +
  • My car is finally fixed. Huzzah!
  • Welcome back sun. It's been a long, long time.
  • Dirt
  • My crew bought me two Birthday cakes although it's strange... my Birthday's in June.
  • My sweetie's coming out of his funk.
  • blue jays swooping, frogs croaking, hawks sirens, hummingbirds a whirin', woodpeckers pecking
  • Easter egg hunt at J & Ms and Elks lodge
  • The shape of a dog's mouth when howling and the smell of seaweed baking on the beach at low tide
  • Mildred and Quincy waddling over during morning coffee
  • Having the seniority to soak up some easy welding in the pre-fab
  • The power of music
  • Tapas and Slippery Pig with best friends
apr 1 2012 ∞
apr 30 2012 +
  • Girlie's Bainbridge game (tie)
  • Basil hugs
  • Party with my brother's family
  • Petrichor
  • Cooking my first eggs and no one gagged
  • Pierogies = a pocketful of heaven
  • Bahn Thai spinach
  • Put in for awards at work
  • Sweetie making dinner
  • Watching my Girlie knit (I'm a wild one, I am)
  • My Girlie's Listography - Berry
  • Seattle Rock Orchestra performs Stevie Wonder, getting dolled up with my Sweetie, making new friends, hangin' with Steve, Icon Grill, wearing my Walborg purse.
  • Season 7 The Office and 30 Rock
  • Fried wontons w/ sweet chili sauce
  • Song countdowns on the radio
  • KEXP.org
  • Ian and chili
oct 1 2011 ∞
nov 2 2011 +
  • My first acupuncture experience
  • Work gossip
  • Keyport picnic and swim
  • Seeing Bob my old trade instructor. He's the absolute best!
  • My new crew and boss.
  • My second acupuncture appointment. I think I may be addicted already.
  • Moonlight charades
  • Mor Mor Bistro
  • "Sinatra: American Rembrandt" by Roy
  • Four Rooms
  • Auction Hunters
  • "Extraordinary Popular Delusions & the Madness of crowds" MacKay
  • My Girlie's fashion sense
  • Fritz
  • Origami Sushi
  • Tempura broccoli with my brother's family
  • Taking my Girlie and my nephew to family ...
aug 1 2011 ∞
sep 2 2011 +
  • Europa Bottleshop in Poulsbo
  • Four hour guitar marathon
  • Swarovski beads
  • Wayang Kulit shadow puppets
  • La Calavera Catrina
  • Tulip Field Day!
  • Rachel Maddow
  • Chuckanut Drive and Larrabee State Park
  • Flying kites
  • Central Market
  • Guitars- Blondie and Betty
  • Tizley's Europub & Eatery
  • Tumblr, although I'm really new and not sure I understand how to drive it.
  • Lifting heavy things at work.
  • Easter egg hunts
  • Goodwill stores
  • High pay
  • Oh Yoko
  • Futurama
  • Eyepatches
apr 3 2011 ∞
may 1 2011 +
  • Falafel
  • Daylight savings!
  • Caterpillar roll
  • Tycho Brahe
  • Not working overtime
  • Red Chair Northwest Pale Ale
  • Yay! Masquerade ball and burlesque show! It was magical!
  • Shopping at Diva Dollz
  • The elusive blue sky
  • The vernal equinox
  • The Flying Karamotzov Bros. with the family
  • God's Lunatics ~Largo
  • Damn, my man looks amazing in a zoot suit.
  • My Girlie's haiku
  • Sparkly liquid eyeliner
  • 60 degree weather. It hasn't been this nice for 139 days.
  • Simon & Garfunkle karaoke with my brother
mar 4 2011 ∞
apr 1 2011 +
  • Cyr wheel class and JB's passion for it
  • 3rd of July on the roof
  • 4th of July with the Keith's and G's
  • D & V's BBQ
  • Best swing ever!
  • Girlie's digging lyra
  • Walk to the merch with the pups.
  • Ali shed her skin
  • First time swimming ever for the poopies. So cute! Harley lookin' like he was doggie paddling in ankle deep water, Island Lake
  • First diet ever
  • Circus arts, International district, panda bento boxes, new workout gear
  • Scottish Highland games, caber toss, kids' firtst weaponryGary guitar night and apricot beer
  • Jerusalem pasta on anniversary
  • The folks' rhodie
  • Athi-Patra Ruga
jul 7 2014 ∞
jul 28 2014 +
  • ECTA Pinstripes and Pinups - VIP & Joeseppi's
  • Trapezaversary
  • Offially out of the welding gig after almost 17 years! Hello cubicle life :)
  • Wearing makeup to work.
  • Baby mollies and platys. Welcome ghost cats
  • A.Y.P. Pay Streak
  • Mother's day, trapeze, Nordstrom's Rack, homemade card, flowers, Pike Brewery, truffle salt and ferry.
  • Moore Theater Seattle Rock Orchestra tribute to The White Album and Icon Grill and Kastoori's. High five a singer.
  • Dina Martina Spring Show :) Haha! The Pine Box
  • Frogs sailing in the pond, Ahoy!
  • Bellingham with bro's fam. Congratulations!
  • Basketball party. My Girlie's coach calle...
may 21 2014 ∞
may 29 2014 +
  • Allegedly rocking before Poulsbo's 3rd of July fireworks.
  • Yay, four day weekend!
  • Summer weather finally arrives.
  • 4th of July trip to Seattle, Spaghetti Factory, Ye Olde Curiousity Shop, fireworks from the Rez and Kabloom! Merica.
  • Temptalia
  • Crab boil and Goodwill shopping have been pretty much the only things I've done this break :)
  • BBQ with the Bates'
  • Sojo wasn't all emo
jul 1 2013 ∞
aug 3 2013 +
  • Girlie spent her first daytime alone while I was at work. Damn, cutting apron strings is hard. Much harder than I thought it would be.
  • Nattamit Thai Restaurant - Damn good food and service! Tom ka soup and mango sweet rice :)
  • Poppin' tags on Goodwill books
  • Rainbow platy babies lookin' like salmon fry.
  • Spiros with the folks
  • Toadhouse sandwich and David's 78th Birthday
  • SH on the trapeze.
  • Girlie's new alto sax. I cannot wait to get my tenor so we can duet!
  • Girlie's first archery class. My baby's well rounded. "It just feels right being in archery, like I was meant for it." Proud mom moment.
  • Sleepwalk With Me
apr 2 2013 ∞
may 2 2013 +
  • Ebony and Ivory mollies with Ringwold the pleco
  • We've had the tank up less than 24 hours and two mollies gave birth! Horndogs.
  • Spiros x2
  • Girlie's pumpkin pie and spritz cookies
  • Jam time and chat with Gary
  • Talking fashion at work. How funny in an industrial area
  • Whiskey Creek looks pretty good. Too bad it's confusing. I will still root for their success.
  • JB's baby turtle and molly giving birth impression.
  • Rainy Daze Brewing, Silver City lunch. Super happy for the Seahawks, even though I don't really follow football. Go Seattle.
  • Paper Mache mask making with the kiddos
  • Return to Paradise at Teatro Zinzanni's. 1962 World's Fair hommage, delicious food...
jan 5 2013 ∞
feb 2 2013 +
  • My daughter baking brownies and cake pops for charity ($111.90 raised!) Also love that they made an official looking certificate for her. Too cool!
  • Helping Steve move
  • Our new fishtank with live breeding Platys, Cecil the Tetra, Albi the Asian Algae Eater, and live plants. They are hypnotic.
  • I reached 200 IPAs
  • Marina Mart
  • Yeti Imperial oak-aged chocolate stout and Creme Brulee stout ice-creams
  • Pumpkin "Patch" Day - despite beyotches, bad parking, obsticles and drama... my holiday will NOT be dismissed.
  • Mom's famous lasagne with bros' family, the folks, C & M plus bro pmpkin juggling (as he does yearly :)
  • My super-impressive sugar skull cake for John
nov 8 2012 ∞
nov 17 2012 +
  • Bowling with Sara and her turkey
  • Seattle - Ye Olde Curiousity shoppe, Pike Place,antique shop, and gum wall with Jessica & Alyssa
  • Bainbridge beach combing & 122 Restaurant with the Whites
  • Phone calls with Choi and moving day
  • The Leap Home parts 1 & 2 and subsequent text conversation with Pablo.
  • Hooky and basketball manicure
  • More basketball and more manicures
  • OT!
  • Our paper mache masks are AWESOME.
  • Valentine's at Rachel's
  • Venice is Sinking
  • YouTube videos and DJing
  • UK pub names
  • English language history
  • Seattle shopping: Diva Dollz, Leroy's, Byrie Utz Hat Shop, Pike brewpub, and retail success.
feb 5 2012 ∞
mar 2 2012 +
  • I just completed a full year of Current Love lists
  • Crafty mama time. Girlie's mask, Sweetie's Pendelton dog sweater, & my felted hat.
  • Girlie's doing awesome in basketball. Go Eagles!
  • Game night
  • Indian restaurant in Poulsbo
  • Bubble bath for 2
  • Dancing Brush
  • Sojo's choir concert
  • Mental health day off of work
  • Rachel's
  • Penguins in sweaters
  • Kiddos playing shuffleboard on the frozen pond
  • Hoar frost and the year's first snowfall
  • How I Met Your Mother
  • Butternut squash lasagne
  • Boat Shed brunch with Sara
jan 1 2012 ∞
jan 29 2012 +
  • Go Hurricanes!
  • Sriracha. Leeky noodle with cock sauce x2
  • Ken Burn's Jazz
  • Brilliant leaves on fall drives
  • Red wine with the folks
  • Girlie giving Amanda the scarf she knit
  • Best parent/teacher conference ever
  • Synchrozized headbanging and twirling to late '90's pop in a kitchen
  • Girlie starting a scarf business in the fourth grade
  • 60s Jantzen sweater
  • sojo's lists
  • Valhöll Brewing
  • Seeing Aspen!
  • Alice in Wonderland illustrations by Dali. Swoon
  • Caprese with chopsticks
  • Twirlie's exquisite cake decorating skills. (Talents cake: lacrosse sticks, soccer and basketball, artist palate, oven mitt...
nov 2 2011 ∞
dec 3 2011 +
  • Reminiscing about Myhre's
  • Almond Herseys and coconut marshmallow s'mores around a campfire
  • Indian reservation fireworks
  • Campfire sing-a-longs
  • Point No Point beach
  • Fireworks! Ooh. Ahh.
  • Ladderball
  • Exit Through the Gift Shop
  • My new library card
  • Tapas brunch
  • Seattle architecture and Washington history
  • Hummingbird in John's hand
  • My girlie in lacrosse
  • Rachel Maddow's always terrific "best new thing in the world today"
  • Christy & Cassandra breaktime
  • Kitsap's elderly drag queen
  • Can't Change the World ~Chris Cornell
  • Playing rummy with my girlie
jul 1 2011 ∞
jul 31 2011 +
  • Owen Beach
  • Scoops
  • The Neddles
  • That ridiculously old man that works at the mercantile
  • My very first red lipstick (MAC Viva Glam)
  • My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding
  • Strawberry rhubarb cheesecake bars
  • Waterlilles & honeysuckle
  • Mani pedi with my girlie
  • Taking my Birthday off from work
  • Nude fishnet stockings
  • Origami Sushi
  • Django Reinhardt
  • Rhubarb sprinkle cake
  • Summer...finally
  • Kung Fu Panda II 3D
  • This Maddow clip gets me choked up everytime.
  • Catherine Ferguson High School staying open
jun 3 2011 ∞
jul 2 2011 +
  • 3 extra minutes of sunlight daily
  • Chinese zodiac. Happy year of the Rabbit.
  • Benadryl
  • Busta Rhymes
  • Punxsutawney Phil predicts an early spring.
  • Shooting stars
  • Fritz
  • Bahn Thai
  • My girlie is a self-manager at her school.
  • A kid-free date night
  • Booky Wook
  • Arrested Development, seasons 1,2, &3
  • Pat's little red barn's songwriter showcase.
  • I don't care of it's schmoopy... he said the L word.
  • Hot Tub Time Machine
  • Lady's night (oh, what a night)
feb 1 2011 ∞
mar 19 2011 +
  • Edgar Oliver
  • Weird dad from San Fran Judge John Hodgman episode
  • 1010
  • Face cleaner
  • Bedazzled
  • Oregonstandoff
  • Fortune Cookie Chronicles
  • Blazing Onion
  • Food52
  • Super Bowl 50
  • NFL bad lip reading
  • Lentil sloppy joes
  • Junction Doner
  • Tweet from Jen 8
  • Soft scarves from Twirlie
  • Urban Decay from JB
  • Port Townsend
feb 7 2016 ∞
feb 7 2016 +
  • Country club Christmas party
  • Emerald City Student Show!!!
  • Dina Martina and The Pine Box
  • Pixies!
  • Seahawks!
  • Valentines cheese and board. Los Corales and a giant margarita. Jazz.
  • Lunar New Year in the International District with JB and T.
  • Clicker/counters
  • Huskies Women's basketball
  • Harmony Threads
  • Everett overnighter at T's
  • Great Wolf Lodge with all the cousins!
may 21 2014 ∞
may 29 2014 +
  • Trapezing just me and Girlie. She did great! She was more comfortable and did a back flip. Straddle whip with a catch and began reverse single knee hang for me. Lunch at Benghodi's, adorable anchor shoes ala Diva Dollz.
  • Date night in all the ports. Port Hadlock, Port Townsend, Port Ludlow, Port Gamble and Keyport. Dinner at The Public House, brews at the Pourhouse, and Goodwill. Excellent.
  • Helping c and j move
  • Painting pottery
  • Epic mother daughter day at the movies
  • My kiddo was rocking on some archery!
  • MorMor asparagus salad and Paella Bar flan and white sangria with C. It was about time.
  • Georgetown Carnival with S.H. & JB. Power tool races! Scarf man and people watching. Excellent beer and perusing nick nacks...
jun 7 2013 ∞
jul 1 2013 +
  • Girlie started middle school!
  • Sojo had his first football game of the year! Starting right tackle... 12-22 - Go Panthers!
  • Get together with J & C B's
  • Partay at C&M's over Labor Day
  • Girlie's new (to her) cello.
  • Skee ball at Chuck E. Cheese. Alanis ain't got nothing on me.
  • JB's soprano sax score from Lakewood tweakers.
  • 1924 silver Conn C Melody
  • Nattamit
  • Meet with SH upon return to Washington.
sep 30 2013 ∞
oct 26 2013 +
  • Bainbridge Brewing mini-growlers, Treehouse, & Baci with JB
  • That's a Some Italian
  • New maternity ward fishtank
  • Kid President, Rickyisms, and cgpgrey
  • Venice is Sinking, our masks, Harbour Public House ( way overdressed)
  • Sweetheart keurig coffee from S.H.
  • Isella haircut! Good riddance stupid hair.
  • Macklemore
  • Ike & Tina
  • The Arena for NB's bday and dancing
  • Identity Thief with the gbs. Blazing Onion
  • 19 new silver mollies rescued
  • Roland the super swimmy pleco
  • Samsquanch and Rakon the albino plecos
  • Introducing Girlie to tapas and personalized help of Central Market folks
  • Lady Gators have only lost 2 games this y...
feb 2 2013 ∞
mar 2 2013 +
  • Pompeii graffiti
  • Secular Humanism
  • Keeping up on texts from the pill addled and hypochodriatics
  • Earthship research with my Girlie
  • Bat Boy
  • Vea usted en una banana
  • Curiousity the jolly Mars rover landing
  • Mom and Dad's wine party
  • Fettucini Alfredo, caprese salad, roasted garlic and twist rolls all by my Girlie
  • Leftovers from above that she was going to pack with a beer for my work lunch. Ha Ha!
  • Brown Creek camping, cairn building, hydroengineering, bike riding, campfires.
aug 9 2012 ∞
nov 8 2012 +
  • My awesome girl started a weekly knitting club :)
  • The most amazing meal at Bahn Thai. Green curry avocado. I'm drooling just thinking about it.
  • Blakrok
  • Mary Roach
  • OBAMA!
  • Referendum 74!
  • Booting anti-woman asshats outta office! Seriously shut-up about rape already!
  • Cosmos restaurant and deli
  • Oddities
  • Red Barn musical merrymaking
  • Getting over a stupid fight. All good now
  • Rhinestone Rosie, Archie McPhees, and Bottleworks in Seattle followed by Toadhouse with C & J
  • JB's new bike
  • I now have two... TWO Cuisinart ice-cream...
nov 8 2012 ∞
dec 3 2012 +
  • Jackie Stallone on rumps
  • I love when comedians are trying not to crack at their own jokes.
  • MegaMoon! (In sciency terms it's the perigee-syzygy of the Earth-Moon-Sun system.) Going to Fay Bainbridge State Park and having a Central Market picnic with JB and the kiddos to watch the megamoonrise.
  • A friend that I thought fell from the face of the Earth resurfacing.
  • I love, love my new pocket dictionary and thesaurus! Also loving the Mental_Floss 10 issue and Japanese country cookbook.
  • Sluy's, White Horse putting, slurpies, thrifting, and a mini sunburn :)
  • JB looked hot on our Tacoma drive
  • My poor little Girlie's sick but we had nice Blu Berry frozen yogurt on doctor's orders.
  • A lovely Point No Point picnic from my Girlie on Mother's Day along with a funny c...
apr 30 2012 ∞
jun 2 2012 +
  • Teaching the kiddos Blackjack. They'll be card sharks by the time they're in college dorms.
  • Bobby Womack's "Bravest Man in the Universe"
  • Playdate with Girlie's best friend at Rachel's Pizza
  • Demolition Derby - best people watching ever!
  • My new dremel :)
  • I'm on my way to making the most wonderful crunk cup arsenal.
  • Slippery Pig, Tizley's, and competitive talking with JB and Steve.
  • My new high-waisted pants, bolero,and flamingo brooch from Diva Dollz, JB's Brnie Utz bowler hat, Icon, Freeway Park, Pike Brewery, Kells, that awesome stoned homeless guy, the best seats in the house for The Pink Door's burlesque show, the jack-in-the-box routine. Wonderful time with S...
jun 2 2012 ∞
jul 4 2012 +
  • Girlie's science fair
  • Dad's had his last day of work ever.
  • Awesome retirement ceremony for my Dad and his follow up partay at the folks'.
  • Banger bowling with J, J, M, & A. I got a turkey, red pin & 155.
  • The Ram on Ruston
  • This song
  • Sojo's Birthday at King's Wok and lego people
  • Bainbridge Island Aquatic Center and new bathing suit
  • Seattle underground tour; the kiddos insightful questions; Doc Maynard, Yesler, and Denny; my awesome Colleen Toland necklace; and Bengodi's with JB, Girlie, Sojo and Sara
  • Girlie making it into the playoffs. Although the Eagles didn't win, their hearts were in to it and hey... we made 3rd place. :)
mar 2 2012 ∞
apr 5 2012 +
  • JW working across the street
  • Girlie's neckties
  • 1940's newspapers
  • Historypin
  • Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
  • Pinup Girl Clothing
  • Jam night at the Observatorium
  • Atlas Obscura
  • Iain's Birthday
  • Port Gamble tree lighting and fireworks. I just caught a whiff of holiday spirit :)
  • Farm Anatomy
  • My sweetie treats me so great, even when I'm an emotional wreck for no reason.
  • Paper snowflakes
  • Our hayride photo made it in a local rag.
  • Taking leave to shop
  • Dina Martina! Icon drinks, Palace Kitchen, my sweetie & aunts, fake eyelashes & MA...
dec 3 2011 ∞
jan 1 2012 +
  • Ocean Shores - ocean sunsets, children laughing, the roar of waves, tidepools at the jetty, swimming pool, sandcastles...
  • My baby's a 4th grader. Where does the time go?!
  • Choi's phone conversations
  • Apples to Apples
  • Girlie's first soccer game of the season - yay team Hurricane!
  • Alex Chiu's immortality
  • Cheri's wonderful island birthday bash
  • Skating outta work early
  • My new MAC lipstick and gloss
  • Primp day
  • Silver City
  • Stella's
  • SB is being super nice to me.
  • Little Shop, Little Shop of Horrors. Oh oh oh ooo whoa
  • Girlie made her first goal - yippee!
  • My folks' wine partay
sep 2 2011 ∞
oct 1 2011 +
  • It's almost warm out. Yay!
  • The Loft outdoor dining
  • Skipping rocks and hunting for beach glass
  • Costume jewelry
  • Improvised songs
  • My morning routine with my Girlie
  • Recognition for working hard
  • Citizen Cope at the Tractor Tavern
  • Opportunities
  • Hattie's Hat
  • Mother's Day art from my Girlie
  • The Fork and Spoon
  • Basil's garden
  • Interpretive dance to butt rock classics
  • Clusterfluff by Ben & Jerry's
  • 100 IPAs accomplished
  • Yellow curry potatoes
  • "The Areas of My Expertise" John Hodgman
  • The sun
  • Red Dwarf
may 1 2011 ∞
jun 2 2011 +
  • Almond champagne
  • Norwegian mod
  • Planning far into the future get-a-ways
  • Pedicures at home
  • 2 minutes extra daylight everyday
  • Lunch counter lingo
  • Sasquatch
  • Women disguised as men through history
  • El Huarache
  • An hour that feels like minutes on the phone
  • Ferries gliding by at night
  • Quiet libraries (way too rare in these parts)
  • A strong arm around my shoulders
  • Pacific NW regional dialect (creaky women)
  • Stories from cab drivers
  • Thai curry
  • Berry's lists
  • Swirling snow (because it's currently not...
jan 2 2011 ∞
mar 24 2011 +