I’m trying something new because:
1. (more minor) I’d like to blog more.
2. Life can be pretty damn stressful and I’m a worrier so I need to take a step back and get some fresh air.
My idea is to have a brief post every Friday (or every other, no worries if I miss one) with something that made me happy over the course of the week. Maybe it’s an awesome place I visited or a song I heard or a cat pic…yeah, it’ll probably be a lot of cat pics.
This week, I’m cheating a bit and posting for Jan/Feb/March.
JANUARY: I became an aunt again! My nephew looks EXACTLY like my brother, including the hairline, although I don’t think my bro appreciated me pointing out that last part 😀
FEBRUARY: I met up with two old friends I hadn’t seen in months. It was the first time I’d been to that particular tea/coffee shop since I moved and it was weird to drive there because it was walkable from my old apartment. More than once I’d practically sprinted those blocks home afterward because I was so jacked up on caffeine.
One of those friends I’ve known since elementary school and the other since high school and I love being able to laugh and chat, no matter how long it’s been since we last got together.
MARCH: Well, there was FINALLY getting my security deposit back. That was a hard-fought victory.
And then there’s all this beauty:
I keep having to pinch myself because I can’t believe that’s my backyard now.