Showing posts from November, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving, folks!


The Meaning of Life

This conversation just happened:

<I had just received the cliched getting-to-know-you dating question "What do you like to do for fun?">

Me (to my friend, C, over GChat): if we're being honest: "drink, dance to 'Shake it Off', people-watch, listen to Serial, practice karaoke songs"

C: those are beautiful answers. like that is the meaning of life right there

Me: I'd also throw in, plot ways to become Mindy Kaling's best friend.

Alrighty, back to work, campers. 

2014, where'd ya go?

I really can't figure out where 2014 went. It's been a whirlwind of a year, and I feel like the holidays start tomorrow (that could be because the temp won't get above 40 tomorrow, the weatherfolks said to enjoy today as its our last nice one until April, yay.)

Still, I wanted to chronicle these last few months as this has been a beautiful, #basic fall in my life.

--One lumberjack festival attended. #chopsmart #trustthewood

--Many bottles of red wine consumed #postwhole30

--a visit from one of my favorite people, complete with a trip to a vineyard, a treasure hunt, and progressive drinking photos.

--the most exuberant reaction from the family dog on a visit to the family.

--getting involved with the November Project, and for some reason thinking nothing of waking up at 5:55 run up and down a hill.

--a house-warming potluck hosted that resulted in an abundance of desserts and pimento cheese left in my fridge. Not complaining.

--a three-day Halloween bonanza.

--lots o…