Tag Archives: holidays

365, 8: day 189

Dubuque, IA It’s weird, because I struggled with Easter “on my own” for so many years. And finally, ten years later, I’m back with my family for Easter and I missed so many of my own traditions at home. Life … Continue reading

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365, 8: day 123

Los Angeles Happy Valentine’s Day! My day was made nicer by coworkers who wore fun colors and brought delicious cupcakes. And then my husband and I had the loveliest evening, making ‘nduja pizza from the Bestia cookbook I got him … Continue reading

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365, 8: day 17

Los Angeles Happy Halloween! I wore a crazy, festive Halloween outfit and had a relatively nice, quiet, needed desk day at work. I sort of rushed home, excited for trick or treaters and wedding punch and Halloween candy. But I … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 263

Bailey’s Harbor, WI Happy 4th of July! I went for a run with a patriotic playlist this morning before heading into town for the parade. There were so many people and so much candy thrown! We stuck around the town … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 169

Los Angeles Happy Easter! I got up after not even close to enough sleep and went to church, which was nice but not my favorite Easter service, TBH (but at least I went). I bought THREE bouquets of flowers on … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 123

Los Angeles Our Valentine’s Day was pretty low key – we defrosted leftover cochinitas for tacos and put together a bunch of furniture (!!) and cleaned. But I also made pisco sours and salted caramel ice cream, both of which … Continue reading

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365, 7: day 122

Los Angeles Today was my gluten re-introduction day. I started out with a bagel, which was delicious. And I had an elaborate plan for pancakes for dinner, like real pancakes made with flour and sugar and all of that. The … Continue reading

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