08.18.18

Yesterday, when Kevin was kindly giving me a lift to work, the traffic light turned yellow as we approached one of the busier intersections of the trip. He stopped a little abruptly and we sat there for a full second in the inside lane before a car on the outside …

08.17.18

When we woke up this morning, the first words out of Kevin’s mouth were, “what day is it?” Yep, the week still isn’t over yet, but almost. Sigh. Then the first article I read was this one that my friend Allison shared and it fired me up. Single Woman Seeks …

08.16.18

This is by Mari Andrew and it was posted on Instagram. I relate to it so much and it’s speaking to me so clearly right now. 🙌🏼 I do this thing where I feel like the timing always needs to be perfect before I can commit. I need the exact …

Travel by season

One bittersweet perk of my job is that I deal with a LOT of people and a LOT of time off. I often have people coming into my office to talk about a vacation they’re planning and, big or small, I always want to hear the details – where they’re …

Things we’ll do this month: July

I’ve lost track of the days. I keep thinking it’s Sunday. One tiny extra 24 hours tacked onto the weekend and it’s mayhem in my mind. We did some wandering yesterday, went for brunch, visited some loved ones, came home for dinner and watched the fireworks from our balcony. They …

The summer embrace

July 1st. Canada Day. The imprecise midway mark of the year. The time when we look forward the upcoming summer vibes and back at the goals we had at the start of the year. How’s your 2018 going? Mine has been mostly what I thought it would be. I made …

Books and podcasts and coffee

I had yesterday off and was able to piece together a coffee date with someone who is away from work right now and who I haven’t been able to catch up with in a while. While sipping our lattes, we proceeded to do exactly what we do when we’re at …

Rediscovery

I got some news last week that sent me reeling back to years past and in a good way. The Old 97s are headlining #RnRSEA and I could not be happier! What great news to start the day! pic.twitter.com/RPoPm0q4bn — Carly-Ann Rigby (@carlyrigby) April 25, 2018 As I mentioned yesterday, …