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I just got out of a lunch where the girls were celebrating new job moves, and felt the sudden need to check in with my year. 613 more words


A Journey to the Top

A journey to the top of the world Philippines…

At 9,692 feet, Mt. Apo stands tall above all other Philippine mountains.

Along with 11 other hikers, I climbed Mt. 152 more words


The Age of Miracles

Another book checked off the list (#27): The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker. Yet another recommendation from my coworker! I would give it 4.5/5 stars. 106 more words

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Prone to reflect: A year on the list

I celebrated the end of my 20s a week and a half ago, and consequently, the formal end of my “30 before 30″ pursuit.

Though I didn’t complete everything I set out to accomplish, there were some lessons learned along the way. 715 more words



This weekend I tackled a fun item on my 30 before 30 list: baking macarons from scratch! I took a class last summer (and marked that off my list too!) which was super helpful background when trying to recreate them on my own. 65 more words

~15~ Walk #50 down, 48 to go!

Last December, five months after moving to Seattle, I came across a book in a gift shop called Seattle Townscape Walks. I felt like I had struck gold! 306 more words

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30 Before 30: Donate a Gallon of Blood (Part 5)

#23 from my 30 Before 30 list: Donate a gallon of blood (8 pints = 8 donations)

I haven’t been able to donate blood for a year because of my trip to Guatemala last April. 179 more words