Hay! Hay, you! ...wull hay. I wanna talk to you. It's been a while... and there's so much I've wanted to talk about. But then... everything, all this, floors you. me. We decided to go out for drinks. A lot of us. At work. Work has been hard lately... for everyone. Work has been hard… Continue reading you would go to a writing class tonight?
Oh, I forgot to tell you, I'm famous... again... http://www.outsideonline.com/adventure-travel/north-america/united-states/wyoming/jackson/Best-New-Lift.html Remember this picture? https://rachellaurenmarie.wordpress.com/2010/04/07/nothin-real-exciting-in-the-paper-this-week/ Well, that photo [me dancing in a green wig] has made an appearance in Outside Magazine this month. So, go pick yourself up a December 2011 issue and check it! I'm the center-fold... a dream come true... my mom would be… Continue reading nothin’ real exciting in Outside Magazine this month…
It's been a very Australian evening. Last night, I came home to a package from such a sweetheart of a friend, Katrina. It was FILLED with the sweetest Australian goodies. So, tonight, I made myself an affogato. It's a treat that I would constantly order in Oz that consisted of espresso poured on top of… Continue reading an australian evening.
This past weekend the ladies [allison and julia] came for a visit. It was ah-mazing. [do i say that too much? whatevs. it WAS.] And, of course, Saturday night we ended up in everything from my costume box and had a late-night dance party. O-M-G. So much fun. Unnnnntiiiiiillll... It was around 4am... yep... 4am. … Continue reading tunes to take down a village.
Things have been foggy [from the day/nyquil], but oh, so beautiful. It's like my body told me to slow down, stop being so worried about tomorrow, next week, next month, forever from now. Made me remember a lot of loveliness. Then I heard this song and fell in love again... and thought of my dearest… Continue reading what was that world i was dreaming of?
Sometimes people come along in your life that make you want to move. Make you want to adventure. Make you want to be free. Make you want to do it... screw it... just do it. I met Michelle and Ryan through work. And them? They inspire... They're staying at my place for the night... and… Continue reading downhill! downhill! downhill!
I meant to put this up a while ago. But life has had me doing so many other things besides blahgging. Regardless, music has been playing the whole time I've been adventuring, working, loving, dancing, learning. So, I want to share some of that music... with you. Here ye be: [THE DREGS OF SUMMER] [some… Continue reading keep you in my heart.
Wait. Wait. Wait. Wait. Hodon. Hodon... Have I told you I'm important? Yep. That's an official business card. I have an extension. Don't call me on it, though... can't figure out how to set that thing up... Work has been absolutely great. Not last week, but this week... great. But being new won't stop me… Continue reading shared horror.
Rafting the Middle Fork of the Salmon River was [hands down] one of the most amazing experiences of my life. Words trying to spell out the laughs, scares, beauty, realizations, breathlessness... would fall short. So, in hopes, here are some photos to explain... [in almost completely random order...] [a week for the books. a time… Continue reading where i’ve been for the last week…
[wull hallo.] I hope you're doing well. I'm doing pretty awesome. "Oh, why?" you ask... from across the room... wondering why I'm dancing like that. [the happy burst that comes from deep within... spurred by the simplest thing.] "Because I got a plant in the mail today... A plant that lives in a dinosaur." HUGE… Continue reading act your age or care.
Some Friday hilarity to start your weekend off right... Back Story: My friend, Anna Davis, is a CPA. Truth: https://rachellaurenmarie.wordpress.com/2010/06/24/2049/ She is way talented. Her sister, Gretchen Davis, is effing hilarious. Come to find, Anna got herself an INTERN. And this is comical because Anna works from home. I informed Gretchen of the new intern… Continue reading it’s common courtesy.
HAY! Wanna seem my new scarf? I knew you would... Abbie Miller made it and gave it to me for my birthday. THE RADDEST. [her and the scarf.] I LOVE it. But, am I cool enough to pull off this western-shoot-out meets acid-rock-chic look? ...I'm sure as hell gonna try. Wanna know what I'm listening… Continue reading western-shoot-out meets acid-rock-chic.
The Big 2-6 Birthday Recap. 8:00AM - Wake up. I had work to do. Open a package from my dear, dear family. I took that in front of the Texas liscense plate for y'all. Missing you. Loving all the love you sent to me for my birthday! I especially love this next gem because it… Continue reading everything, everyone… celebrate.
I'm usually all about celebrating my birthday for a whole week. Proclaiming that it's "MY BIRTHDAY WEEK! We're gonna BBQ/eat at Trio/go rafting/watch movies/etc. etc... cuz it's MY BIRTHDAY WEEK!" But this year, I didn't really want to. Didn't want to make a fuss. Didn't want the hoopla. I'm getting older, it's okay that there… Continue reading the whole damn year.
[all names have been changed to protect the fabulous.] The Boulder/Denver heat was exhausting. And after frolicking in the streets during the almost twilight hour after seeing The Head and The Heart: And then waking early to enjoy loved ones galore via delicious brunch, the farmer's market and Buffalo Exchange... we were pooped. [some of… Continue reading you poopin’?
A great night of friends and laughs and cheese conies and then the news of Osama Bin Laden. Talking, eating, discussing, laughing, eating more. Then, driving home, a message from a friend who had left earlier. - Hey, I was just listening to the news about Bin Laden. It's just crazy to remember sitting in… Continue reading thankfulness in celebrating.
A couple nights ago, I helped out at Locavore's Night Out. It was an event by local food providers and it was just ah-mazing. [some of the best food of my life.] But it was over the hill [in Idaho], which means that all the beautiful parents and their beautiful children come out of the… Continue reading good flushers.