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I’m a sucker for Best Of lists and this week is their moment.  I’ll be so bold as to say this is my favorite “holiday”.  The book lists act as my own personal librarian.  The music lists will get filtered through until I find a few things to fit my groove.  I pretend like I’ll […]

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Today, Mark said “I was on your blog and you should update it.”  This coming from the guy who said last week, “You’re on your phone too much.”  Which I stand-by is a bullshit statement.  But updating a blog means being on something.  So… Let’s do this bullet style and make him happy. Every weekday, […]

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Last week at work, I found myself going through all my old video on Vimeo.  Nothing like getting gushy while sitting in an open work space. A couple days ago, I was scrolling through my phone looking for prints for a new wall idea in our house.  Each swipe made me love my iPhone.  Each […]

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You ever think Martha Stewart says to herself: Damn.  I need to relearn how to fold a fitted sheet. Ever think Adele screams: Fuck Me, Love. What rhymes with “heart” and how do I construct a melody? I wonder if Anthony Bourdain ever lights up a cigarette and tells the closest person: I can’t cook […]

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I always go into summer with the best intentions.  We’ll be outside more.  We’ll eat fresh veggies and swing in the hammock.  We’ll read more and watch less tv.  We’ll tell kid-friendly ghost stories while we camp and soak up the sun on the camper’s beach.  Tiny parts of Columbus will be explored and nights […]

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Growing up we never had the ziploc bags that actually zipped shut.  We definitely never had the actual Ziploc brand.  You had to do some weird inside-out move with the top flap.  Something that a young kid was incapable of figuring out.  I was jealous of the kids with the fancy Yellow & Blue Make […]

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I told Mark last night with a few tears that this was a difficult month.  I had just received a text that my birth clients liked the photos and with that news, my “vacation” was over.  I completed everything I needed to do before I’d really start to look for a job.  I’m done.  And […]

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