Monthly Archives: May 2013

Very Good Things

This week I’m grateful for:

  • My husband, always
  • Libertine: for Interested Women
  • Our working AC
  • Half days with Ruby
  • Honey Sriracha Lime wings (homemade!)
  • Watching BBC Sherlock with Andrés
  • Our new baby “niece”!
  • Giant Tres Leches cakes for no reason
  • ODing on ELLE’s E. Jean
  • Having our “nephew” for the weekend
  • Watching the Goonies!
  • “This is the best breakfast I’ve had in a long time.”
  • Seeing Fast & Furious 6
  • Afternoon naps
  • Cinnamon roll crescents
  • DVR datenight
  • Krispy Kreme doughnuts

Very Good Things

This week I’m grateful for:

  • My amazing husband
  • Love & Salt
  • Cereal + beers
  • Family road trips, family inside jokes, family branding
  • “You’re a great American.”
  • My little sister’s graduation & USAF commissioning
  • Big gay pride umbrella to the rescue
  • The Frosty Parrot
  • Sandwiches and ice cream, sandwiches and ice cream
  • “What are the little ones called?”
  • Wearing pretty colors
  • Creole shrimp + grits
  • Meeting Y’s fiance’s family
  • “I just realized I get sisters!”
  • The breakfast attendant at the Days Inn in Salem, VA
  • Reese’s Klondike bars

Very Good Things

This week I’m grateful for:

  • My husband
  • Seafood cob salads
  • Great hair on rainy days
  • Warm cornbread
  • Taking the train home
  • Building my little sister’s wedding website
  • This dog. And this one.
  • BLTs with avocado
  • Walking around Occoquan
  • “Uncle B”
  • Cherry ice cream
  • Celebrating my amazing mama
  • $800 worth of free furniture
  • New dressy tops
  • Peruvian chicken and yucca
  • Catching up on Hannibal

Very Good Things

This week I’m grateful for:

  • My husband
  • Y&A getting engaged!!!
  • This Russian dash cam video
  • Little Caesar’s pizza
  • Sleepovers with family
  • Andrés’ scrambled eggs
  • Mango vodka
  • E’s baby shower
  • Buffalo chicken dip
  • Brunch at Clyde’s
  • Spicy Bloody Marys
  • Shopping in Georgetown
  • Helping B find her wedding dress
  • Castello del Poggio Moscato
  • Galvanized tubs for planting
  • Decisions!