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Random 5 for May 27 – Bedsheets, cookies, wedding anniversaries, stink, Memorial Day

Congratulations – Thursday was my brother and sister-in-law’s 60th wedding anniversary. They are as different as can be. Some folks thought it would never last but relationships are about more than similarities or differences. 316 more words


Might as well celebrate.

The last time a birthday brought me to my knees was (about an ice age ago) when I turned 30. The sensation of youth spent and misspent, time lost, world not yet conquered. 465 more words


You can go home again

View from West Seattle

Downtown Seattle

Queen Anne (by Ben Reierson)

Nearly ten years ago, I moved from Sydney to Seattle. Ben and I had been dating long distance for more than 2 years and we wanted to live on the same continent and in the same city. 482 more words

Travel Biography

Zoo Day

My Bff messaged me about noon and said she was going to the zoo if I wanted to go. She said she could get me and the kids in for free. 279 more words


A year on...

One year and one day ago, I woke early and looked at Twitter – horrified by the news from Manchester Arena. I spent the day with friends, counting my blessings. 509 more words


Your Husband isn't Your Trash

On Monday, during a play date at the kids gym, I hastily picked up my kid and left in a hurry.  I was done, over it.  900 more words

My Family

The Adventures of W & M

W & M have known each other for ever. From back in DC where they worked as interns for some Capitol Hill pols, carrying their bosses’ lunches back to the office, purses over their arms, chattering like magpies. 560 more words