10 Things You Should Do Before Having...

2nd Mar, 2014

I got an email the other day from someone who was about to have brain surgery. This, in and of itself, isn’t anything new – since writing about my own…

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Pitch, Please: I Respond to More Emails...

24th Feb, 2014

After the delightful success of my email conversations with Ted (spoiler: we’re now totally besties, and talking about gelato), and all the fun I had last time I replied to…

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WTF Weds: Rand’s Facial Hair,...

12th Feb, 2014

There has been a lot of talk lately about Rand’s facial hair. And not just by me. Other folks have been blogging about it, too. He started growing it out…

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And Then The Seahawks Won the Super Bowl

3rd Feb, 2014

If you live the northwest, you have to convince yourself of a lot of things.   Like that you don’t need sunshine, or Vitamin D. That it’s perfectly reasonable to…

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How Not to Make a Crostata

27th Jan, 2014

– Someone recently told me that I need to start “lifestyle blogging” instead of just travel blogging, which sort of confused me, because my everyday life isn’t necessarily something you’d…

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WTF Wednesday: Rand’s Facial Hair

22nd Jan, 2014

Rand is growing out his beard. – I know, I know. This is supposed to be a travel blog, right? And for the most part, my husband’s facial hair plays…

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A Phishing Scam, a Hoax, or Something...

13th Jan, 2014

  I’ve been hesitating to write this post. I don’t want to throw gasoline on a fire, and if all of this is some sort of weird or sick hoax,…

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A Letter to My Husband, Regarding The...

9th Jan, 2014

– Dear Rand, By now, you have probably noticed that the milk in the fridge has been dyed pink. You are probably wondering why I did this. My motivation for…

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Dinosaur Hands and The Crying Place

9th Dec, 2013

Despite a few rather notable exceptions, I’ve found I’m not a big crier. I have nothing against it, mind you. I think tears are rather good for your skin, and…

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