Category: Life

sweet potato ready to bake in the oven

No one ever told me, so I’m going to assume you probably don’t know either, but it is NOT a good idea to dry your hand-washed tights in the oven. It seemed like a very good idea at the time. The tights I had hand-washed the night before were still damp and I needed to leave for church in about 40 minutes. I also needed to bake a sweet potato to eat after I finished my 11 a.m Bikram Yoga…

Red Rocks Park Colorado

Those would be the Red Rocks outside of Denver. What follows are some more snapshots from my adventures in 2013. Yes, it’s now 2014, but I just felt like reminiscing…       

house

Today, my sister and I were talking about how much we dislike New Year’s Eve. She more than I, but I find myself agreeing with her assessment of the last day of the year. We assign so much significance to attending the most spectacular soiree, picking the perfect outfit, and declaring how the next day will be the start of  “our year.” These efforts seem highly speculative and rooted in shallowness.  I know, I know. Pessimist much? Maybe the joyful…