la voglio.

This was my weekend... It was Evan and my anniversary yesterday.  We celebrated on Friday.  He gave me that card in the middle... complete with the awesome guitar player.  [when i first moved in with evan, i saw a guitar and was convinced he was borrowing it from someone because i was convinced he did… Continue reading la voglio.

you would go to a writing class tonight?

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?

an australian evening.

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.

things you need to remember…

a] i have a radio show: http://soundcloud.com/wullhay/morning-scramble-july-20-2011 [even if it only is for a couple more weeks.] b] when you're scared of doing something that many people think means nothing, there are people like this: doing the something you think is nothing.  laying under cars when they think they're inadequate... http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/17/magazine/the-make-believer.html?_r=1&pagewanted=1&sq=miranda%20july&st=cse&scp=1 c] no matter what… Continue reading things you need to remember…

where i’ve been for the last week…

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…

crying, smiling, singing, loving. magic.

My dad has had his moments.  By that, I mean he's a quirky, silly guy, but every once in a while, he'll blow you out of the water with sweetness. For the rest of this story to make any sense, you must read this old blahg post: https://rachellaurenmarie.wordpress.com/2010/12/24/love-is-there/ And if you refuse to do so… Continue reading crying, smiling, singing, loving. magic.

everything, everyone… celebrate.

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.

the whole damn year.

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.

good flushers.

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.