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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Anyone out there?

Hello everyone!  As far as I know, we are both alive (Jenny.. are you out there?) and even kicking.  Just temporarily wrapped up in the craziness of life. Jenny-girl graduates soon (!) and I think has been obsessing over final projects that will someday save the world as well as trying to figure out the rest of life. [pause] Does anyone else remember this phase of life?  I distinctly remember sitting on my college apartment bed in tears because really, how does one enter the real world and survive?  I may still wonder how or if we are surviving some days but we are still here so it seems possible. I sat down the other day and realized- after looking at myself in the mirror- that it has been 6 months since my last haircut. You know, sometime before our girl’s weekend in Seattle. After a little of this last week… …which may have involved more than a few tears trying to get home on closed roads in white out conditions, the hair should be getting cut this evening.  Although its snow [again] so my drive could be just as interesting today. In other news, Cale…

Always bring a jacket

I woke up to blue skies a few days ago, and in my great excitement, I strolled out the door without a rain jacket. As I waited for my bus, I soaked up the warmth of the sun beating through my sweater. Most likely a ridiculously large smile was pasted across my face as basked in the bright rays that have been absent for the entirety of Seattle’s winter. Flash forward 7 hours. I’m sloshing through puddles on my 20 minute walk from work to class as rain soaks through my hair and begins dripping down my face. In case any of you didn’t know, summer is not here yet&#8230…