I did my radio show with my little brother [Ryland] this morning. It was so great. We laughed. We panicked. He answered the phone... - Hello? KHML... - No, Ryland... KHOL! We remembered our roots. We danced. We played these tunes... It was such a great time... I loved having him share that time, that… Continue reading the stevens scramble.
This was my birthday present from my father: Oh, where to begin?... First off, that is my absolute favorite picture of my father and myself. So dear to me. I swell with love every time I see it. Secondly, Badooder. My father's favorite nickname for me. Covered in this blahg post: Badooder. And finally... okay,… Continue reading to the leader of the band…
I woke up insanely happy and just didn't know what to do with myself... so I did what I do best, took a picture of myself on my computer. It's crazy that I'm twenty-five... today... whoa. And that... that is what I look like after a quarter century of living, breathing, running, loving, crying, dancing,… Continue reading handsome cowboys and heineken beer.
I really cannot wait to be sitting next to the swimming pool with my dear Momma in a couple weeks. But until then, I have to wish her a Happy Mother's Day from afar. I have to tell her how much I love her, without hugs. Tell her how thankful I am for her, without… Continue reading and here is clothing, and a good education… and here is your [brown, brown, pants fell down], i replied.
Whoa, what a weekend this will be! Three very special boys in my life have a birthday this weekend... so, I'm gonna holler at 'em... Look how amazing that kid is. Bard has been such a light in my life for the past seven months. And on Friday he's ONE YEAR OLD! Wow. I can't… Continue reading birthday boys!
I kinda feel like this... Just so tired and blah. But I wanted to communicate... with... well... you, I guess. New favorites: [great song, meh video.] Dinosaur Feathers. I obviously automatically loved them just based on their name. But then after listening, turns out I really do love love them. I recommend listening to their… Continue reading i will knock you off your feet. [i’ve got imagination.]
Felt very connected to my family this morning. Sitting, drinking coffee with mother. Reading a book from my father... one he LOVES. Listening to a mix CD from my amazing brother. Realizing a little bit of why I am who I am... how we're all helping each other to be amazings... and we don't even… Continue reading this morning.
Found this... ...this morning, in my favorite e-magazine: Picame. And it made me happy... because I am happy. !! [whoa.] Having my mom here is a great gage to how life is going. I find myself getting excited about showing off every aspect of my life here in Jackson. This is where I work. These… Continue reading [wow] happy.
My mother [Momma] is in town. Inspired. Such a light in my life. I picked Momma up from the airport then asked her if it was okay to check my mail. Two packages: One from Lisa [bff] and another from Jared [my mom's FAVORITE from my college times... or at least the one she relentlessly… Continue reading not one single aspect.
My best best friend, Lisa, is gorgeous... in every way. She's also fabulous. Lives in Manhattan, doesn't wear pants [only skirts or dresses], recommends the best books/music, etc., etc. Anywho, a while back Lisa told me that if there was one band that would define her as a whole, it would be Belle & Sebastian. Which… Continue reading we can live on misbehavior.
This is my new favorite song... According to a friend... This a movie that reminds some Texans of me... According to a friend... Oh... no. Momma called me today. Wanted to know more about the Yosemite climbing restrictions and the visitation ridiculousness. Wanted to write a letter to YNP and said, "I mean... I'm passionate… Continue reading …but i borrowed it.
Finding myself in everything. Myself. Wow. Am I self-involved? Narcissistic? Probably. I guess. No. Please, no. Probably. - Your blog is very personal. - Yeah, I guess it is... I don't know what else I would write about. Is it a sign of uneducatedness to only write about myself? [or is the give-away the word… Continue reading kept and kept.
Yes, yes... I know. This blahg should just be renamed to "Pictures of Rachel That She Took of Herself on Her Computer.com" So, why wouldn't I follow suit for Christmas? Plus my family hasn't even got to see my face today... on Christmas... It was a good Christmas. It's not even done yet! I just… Continue reading www.PicturesOfRachelThatSheTookOfHerselfOnHerComputer.com
My father, being the awesome dad he is, sent me a Christmas Mix CD. Awesome. Not only did he write out all the names and artists of all the songs on an insert, he also put this picture on the back... I am overwhelmed by the awesomeness of this picture and cannot figure out what… Continue reading twas the best christmas ever.
First off, I received this email from my pops the other day... Awesome. So, I went to the post office the next day and much to my delight, there was a golden ticket indicating that I had a package to pick up. As I rounded the corner to the service counters, I was confronted with… Continue reading “a drinkable memory quilt” or “are you happy?” [couldn’t decide.]
It was a hard year. The hardest yet. Last fall. Leaving Yosemite in a blur to try and soften the blows of a family emergency and my sister's divorce. The darkness of that. Fresno. The tears of family, the delicacy of a two year old in question in your arms. Hard. The frustration of uncertainty.… Continue reading i am done.