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Yearly Archives: 2018

December is probably my favorite month of the year. It’s like a warm, cozy hug. Until it’s not come December 26th. I’ve been struggling with the post-holiday blues this year: 3 months of winter are ahead, I’ve gained holiday weight, it’s still dark all the time, etc. But brighter days are ahead. My month was busy, as […]

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1. Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond // I enjoyed this book and it certainly makes you sympathetic to the tenant side of the landlord-tenant relationship; but let’s remember that there are two sides to every story. There are shitty landlords and shitty tenants. 2. I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara // Loved it! I’m a big true crime fan, […]

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1. What did you do in 2018 that you’d never done before?Flew in a helicopter… with the doors off… it was scary but also so fun! 2. Did you keep your new years’ resolutions, and will you make more for next year?I don’t think I made resolutions for 2018. I have a few resolutions for […]

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This month’s post will be a bit of a snooze. I did ALL THE THINGS in October (or so it seemed), and November was a quieter month.  Lots of Sadie pics though, as per usual. :) She was recovering from her knee surgery and had to wear the cone of shame! My Christmas decorations always […]

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Another trip to New York for me and Jillian!  We are developing a pattern of going every 2 years, it seems.  Maybe we’ll pick someplace new in 2020, but we always have such a great time in New York — despite the city being somewhat of a hellscape to our very introverted selves. This year we […]

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