In 2011, I: turned 33, sprinkled my grandparents ashes into a icy-blue river, got my first pair of Toms in bottle cap green, sold some small ticket items on Craigslist, sold some big ticket items… Read More
Sometimes I wake up and there is so much frost that I think it snowed. But then I look closer and realize that I got completely tricked because it is just. frost.
We stood in line for an hour and a half to see the man in red. Some nice people who were also waiting offered us a handful of roasted chestnuts, which tasted not-as-good… Read More
We took a mini road trip to the town of La Huerta. When I told my Mexican friend where we were headed, she looked at me as if I had misspoken, and told… Read More
Dear Tia and Tio, Even though we spend most of the time missing you completely, we also sincerely appreciate the fact that for half the year you live in the Mexicolandia of our… Read More
My parents recently drove us out to a farm to cut down a Christmas tree. Some of the trees looked dead and some were too conical. Sawyer wanted a Charlie Brown style tree:… Read More
When we went to Mexico, we may or may not have taken a road trip, which may or may not have landed us in the small town of San Pancho, where we may… Read More
These days, winter is in the air and the sun sets early. Most of the leaves have fallen and the trees are beginning to look like bones against the sky. This little family… Read More