Category Archives: Simple Joys

Dog lover confession: sometimes sleeping dogs make me sad.

Sometimes, in the middle of an ordinary day, I look over, and I see my dogs snuggled together in their bed, or sprawled out on the carpet, and I have to stop for a moment. Although, at that moment, they

Dog lover confession: sometimes sleeping dogs make me sad.

Sometimes, in the middle of an ordinary day, I look over, and I see my dogs snuggled together in their bed, or sprawled out on the carpet, and I have to stop for a moment. Although, at that moment, they

Crushing crackers in the diner

I’m not totally sure if I remember this happening, or if I’ve heard the story so many times that it’s like I remember it happening. If I recall the story correctly, I was two-ish years old. So don’t judge me

Crushing crackers in the diner

I’m not totally sure if I remember this happening, or if I’ve heard the story so many times that it’s like I remember it happening. If I recall the story correctly, I was two-ish years old. So don’t judge me

Genuine Scooter Keychain - Life in the "Not So Fast" Lane

On scooting and happiness

Those who follow me know I am a very avid scooter rider.  At least six days a week, I can be found scooting merrily through the streets of sunny southern California on my Buddy Italia 150. Riding a scooter is more than

Genuine Scooter Keychain - Life in the "Not So Fast" Lane

On scooting and happiness

Those who follow me know I am a very avid scooter rider.  At least six days a week, I can be found scooting merrily through the streets of sunny southern California on my Buddy Italia 150. Riding a scooter is more than

On french press coffee

Is there really anything else necessary on a Sunday afternoon than brunch with hilarious friends and coffee from a french press? I didn’t think so. Happy Monday, everyone.

On french press coffee

Is there really anything else necessary on a Sunday afternoon than brunch with hilarious friends and coffee from a french press? I didn’t think so. Happy Monday, everyone.

On booking the next adventure

I said it – we are planning our next trip.  We’re off to Savannah, Georgia this spring!  Why Savannah?  Because we said so!  We haven’t been to the South on a trip on purpose yet (well, not east of Texas),

On booking the next adventure

I said it – we are planning our next trip.  We’re off to Savannah, Georgia this spring!  Why Savannah?  Because we said so!  We haven’t been to the South on a trip on purpose yet (well, not east of Texas),

On W Day

We made it! W Day has come and gone, and I now blog from our beautiful corner hotel room in San Francisco where we are honeymooning. The weather is gorgeous this week in Ess Eff – perfect for Halloween- and

On W Day

We made it! W Day has come and gone, and I now blog from our beautiful corner hotel room in San Francisco where we are honeymooning. The weather is gorgeous this week in Ess Eff – perfect for Halloween- and