Total 25 Posts

Thirteen Crossings

“When I imagined my honeymoon, I never dreamed I’d be peeing outside,” I thought to myself as I made sure my husband of three days couldn’t see me behind the rock I deemed a restroom. Emerging from my hiding spot, I had to laugh at myself. There I was in little boy shoes that velcroed


The sun was directly above us, and there wasn’t a cloud in sight. We were on mile 16 of a 31-mile quest to complete our first 50K. Leigh was doing her best to perk me up, but I was on the losing end of an internal battle. At that point, the only thing going through

An afternoon on the lake

If Kevin is sitting inside, he’s more than likely looking up boats on Craigslist. That’s one of the many things I’ve learned about him since we moved in together five months ago. If I were a gambling lady, I’d put money on there being a browser opened to Craigslist on our laptop at this moment.


We planted tomatoes in our front yard this spring. Well, not in our yard, but in terra cotta colored plastic planters on our sidewalk in front of our rental house’s bay window. Two Juliet tomato plants and two Roma tomato plants. The tomatoes along with two zucchini plants were the only starter plants Kevin agreed

Gals That Brunch

At the beginning of this year, my friend Lynsey and I embarked on an adventure with the brunching experts Gals That Brunch. A national organization founded in summer 2015, Gals That Brunch aims to provide a space for women in their 20s-30s to meet new friends while exploring their local neighborhoods. The founder of GTB,