Category Archives: Darien

365, 7: day 72

Darien, CT Merry Christmas! I confess that I was worried about Christmas, my second ever away from my parents and the first at someone else’s Christmas. But it was fine! In fact, it was very pleasant. We went to brunch … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 71

Darien, CT Unlike my family, my husband’s family has a pretty strong series of Christmas traditions, many centered around a big Christmas Eve party. We basically spent the day preparing for it, and had a magical evening and I guess … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 70

Darien, CT I got up early to visit a high school friend who now lives down the street from my in-laws! I got to meet her adorable daughter and we had delicious bagels and mimosas and another high school friend … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 68

Darien, CT I had a relatively uneventful morning at work, and then we were off to the airport. Our flight was uneventful, and we arrived in New York, and then Connecticut without issue. One of the highlights of this visit … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 246

Darien, CT This morning was crazy, despite my best intentions, and is so often the case, I could not wait to collapse into an airplane seat. But first my former coworker still BFF came to LA?! And landed an hour … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 76

Darien, CT Today started very early, when I woke up at 3:30 and couldn’t get back to sleep. We left the house just after 5, getting through the snow thanks to my sister’s four-wheel drive car. My parents and I … Continue reading

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365, 3: day 77

Darien, CT My boyfriend’s brother has been making Christmas Eve Feuerzangenbowles for the past few years, and I’ve received all sorts of videos and pictures of it and died of jealousy more times than can be counted. Fortunately, a friend … Continue reading

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