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  • Celebrating International Women’s Day

    As I’m sure you’re aware, today is International Women’s Day. Throughout my life I have been gifted by so many relationships with strong, brave, powerful women. Some I’ve been lucky enough to have been…

    March 8, 2017
  • A letter to my daughter, year two

    A Letter To My Daughter, Year Two

    A Letter to My Daughter, Year Two Dearest Noe, I’m here thinking about you, of course that’s always the case. When you’re present you are all-encompassing. You are larger than life, my little tornado.…

    February 7, 2017
  • house or home

    House or Home?

    As we embark on our next adventure, I can’t help but look back at the circuitous road that is leading us back to the Bay Area, all the places we’ve lived since we left and…

    February 19, 2016
  • A Letter to My Daughter – Year One

    A Letter to My Daughter at the End of Her First Year. Dearest Noe, I can’t believe an entire year has come and gone. It’s still crazy to me that last year at this…

    February 8, 2016
  • Guest Post: On Love, Joy — and Chocolate

    Wedding day is upon us, tomorrow. Right now, we are up in the mountains enjoying the fresh air, the star-filled sky and being surrounded by our family and friends. I feel like I’m overflowing…

    September 6, 2013
  • Love: In All Its Forms

    I’m not one for the forced gift giving or expensive dinners of Valentine’s Day but I do like the sentiment behind it. Love. I looked up love in the dictionary today and this was…

    February 14, 2013
  • On Birthdays and Aging

    Tomorrow I turn 32. I know that may not seem old to some of you reading (or it might seem really old for others) but it’s the oldest I’ve ever been so to me…

    January 18, 2013