The boys are young enough that everything is EXCITING. Riding on a bus is exciting. Eating ice cream is exciting. Driving through a tunnel or going over a bridge is exciting. Seeing a garbage truck is exciting. Going to “the park” (a playground) is super fricken exciting. In particular, the BIG SLIDE at the park is […]
I got a call from our daycare saying Loyal was lethargic and had a fever. I happened to drive to work today, so I left to go get them. About a block from the daycare, I saw a wallet in the middle of the road. It was very clearly a wallet. Money sticking out and […]
I work downtown. I work in a buzzy, populated area with lots of things and stuff going on. I work near food carts, Powell’s books, the explosively hip “West End,” and the edge of the Pearl District. It’s summer time and the sidewalks are thick with people. Tourists, people trying to get lunch on the […]
Before… Don’t touch the candles, guys. Cupcake pandemonium. The aftermath. I think they like cupcakes. The cleanup. Little clean beans. Two years old! Little boys, you have changed our lives. Happy birthday, sweetie poops.
So I’ve started my new job and it’s great. It’s wonderful. It’s a fun, interesting company. My coworkers are lovely. My boss is a sweetheart. All around: fucking brilliant. I had been thinking I might want to pursue marketing or web design or something creative. It felt like I really needed to go in that […]