As you wish nails

I was this close.

I touched it. His hand, that is. I know it’s incongruous to start out a post about an As You Wish book-signing event with a Robin Hood: Men in Tights … Continue Reading →


Why you can’t spring things on introverts

This Monday, I came across a tweet. And I died. I don’t want to go into the details about the immenseness of my love for this actor, but let’s say our … Continue Reading →

Russian Hill Estate with gecko

Dog wine tasting in the Russian River Valley

Wait, that kind of sounds like we were tasting dog wine. I don’t think that’s a thing. What I meant to say was that we and our dog went wine … Continue Reading →

I Fucking Love Fall


I love fall. You do too? NO. YOU DON’T. NO ONE HAS EVER LOVED FALL THE WAY I DO. I love fall. You do too? HOLY CRAP WHAT ARE THE … Continue Reading →

Dark nails, jacket


One day I caught my reflection in the window of the BART and was rather pleased and a little surprised at the person I was projecting. Look at me, standing … Continue Reading →

Hello bright pink bookmark

Undocumented events

  If one goes to a concert but does not Instagram it, did it really happen? By way of an update, here are some things that happened of which I … Continue Reading →

Charlie in the grass

Bluegrass in wine country

When last you left me I was ranting about the musicians Tim O’Brien and Darrell Scott (I GUESS I SHOULD LINK HERE SO YOU CAN CATCH UP). Well it just … Continue Reading →

Lyric chalk graphic

Tim & Darrell

Warning: lots of YouTube videos coming your way. Save yourself some time and discover some great music by opening this playlist and jammin’ along. It’s a blog post with a … Continue Reading →

Creche in an alcove

Sorry for all the late-night cackling, neighbors

Before falling asleep one night, Richard and I were discussing the importance of finding the right customer base for a business venture we’ve been noodling on. You know. Like everyone … Continue Reading →

Skinny and fat leaves

Not fat, but not skinny either

So I saw someone post this article: 10 Struggles of Being Not Skinny, But Not Fat Either on Facebook, and I clicked through thinking, “Ah, a cute little throwaway post … Continue Reading →