2018: A Recap of the Year

I can’t believe this year is already almost over! For the last couple of years, I’ve felt like they’ve sort of dragged on in a “oh my god when will this end” sort of way, but 2018 wasn’t all that bad. In fact, I accomplished a lot, and pushed myself to even do things I … Continue reading

A Trip to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

At the end of March I bought my first car, and a few days later immediately took my brand new Ursula on a hunt to find big trees. I’ve wanted to see giant trees forever and did see some large-ish ones the first time I visited California – but I wanted them to be bigger! My … Continue reading

Goodbye, 2016!

Yesterday I spent almost an hour writing a really long, heartfelt post about my 2016, believing that being positive in the face of all the negativity of the year would start 2017 off on the “right foot”. After typing paragraphs of what I’m grateful for and have accomplished this last year and then scouring every … Continue reading

Sinéad’s Visit to Florida – Part 3 + Jack’s Visit!

This is the last part of my series on Sinéad’s visit and it makes me sad that it’s almost over — I’m glad I have so many pictures to remember it! 😀 Aside from eating at various new vegan places, visiting magical Harry Potter Land, drinking lots of coffee, baking cupcakes and “scooping lefts”, we also … Continue reading