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Outfit: Snow Day Essentials

The Seattle area shuts down when it snows 2 inches, that’s well known, but when it snows a foot in 24 hours?! Break out the hot chocolate and cozy blankets. This is a real snow day! Growing up in Spokane I am accustomed to driving in inches and inches of snow. I remember driving to my high school, 45 minutes away, when there was about 10 inches of snow on the road. School rarely ever shut down. I don’t think I remember having a snow day at all growing up.

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Free Booze, Dancing, and a Wedding

Here we are, we did it. After 9 years, Ryan & I were married in September. Somehow we pulled off our wedding in under a year. Props have to go to our wedding planner, Brianne Vertrees, because lord knows she and…

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Autumn Child

Well ya caught me. Last week I was bitching about Halloween candy being in stores and then today while out grocery shopping, Ryan & I passed the decorations to which I exclaimed, “Ooh, I want to buy all the…

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2014: To the Moon & Back

2014. What a long yet incredibly fast year. Funny how so much happens that when you look back on the year, some things seem like an eternity ago. Through all the terrible worldwide things that have happened this year,…

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The Autumn Effect

It’s barely the end of August, and I should be savoring the last few weeks of heat and sun Seattle has been blessed with. But darkness was beginning to fall around 8:30 and as if in acknowledgment of my…

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Vacation all I ever wanted: Cabo San Lucas

I love my job. I’m blessed to be doing something I love, but about every June/July, I find myself burning out. Overloaded, uninspired and in need of a break where I am completely cut off from email & any…

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Seahawks, Skoah, and Snow

Washington State as been a flurry of excitement this month. Maybe you heard, our Seahawks won the Superbowl! My company let us go downtown to watch the parade. It was fun, and I’m glad I went, but never again.…

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Summer Skin Pt 2

September was a blur with a wedding in California, followed by a trip to Las Vegas, followed by a move, and then a trip to Portland. So without further ado.. Summer Part II! I celebrated my 25 times around…

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Summer Skin – Pt 1

It’s been about 4 months since I posted last. Where did spring & summer go already? It’s August and I feel like I’m standing still, gaping, saying: “But, but, but…I haven’t even hiked or gone camping yet!” This year…