friendship.

This post is dedicated to my friend Katie. From then until now and beyond. May the adventures continue. May grace and monkey moments abound. Here's to another year, new changes, and who knows what else. Love you! Happiest of Birthdays! For those of you who are familiar with the Enneagram, this story will be quite ...

throwback: chickies and nuts.

The following story is an excerpt from the weekly series I wrote every week during my first few years of college. The things to know: 1. Janine is my sister. 2. She was dating Caleb at that point, and 3. now they're married. 4. I have a chin that we call a "butt-chin" in my ...

my crochet injury.

  When I get into something, I get into it pretty hardcore. This has proved true with many things I’ve done - Legos, coffee, toe socks, converses, geocaching, and as I’ll talk about in this story, crocheting. I love things that are rhythmic. Repeated and rhythmic tend to be soothing for me. Crochet became a ...