In My Life

Kasteel; Oak Harbor, Washington My friend Andy invited me to spend Thanksgiving with him and his family in Oak Harbor.   It was great to be able to spend the holiday with a family, since mine is 1800 miles away. On the drive back to Bellingham, I was going over ideas for today's blog when this …

Little Children

Today I found myself thankful for my nieces and nephew.   I was blessed with the opportunity to spend some time with each of them this year, which seemed to simultaneously swell my heart and break it.  1,800 miles is too far.  I did my best to recruit my younger brother Chris and his wife to Pacific Northwest …

Jess

As I’ve stated previously, 2010 has personally been a tough year.  Between learning how to study again and taking tests, a bad break-up, and discovering how much my property value dipped with the economy, I feel exhausted.  If that weren’t enough, the pre-election attack ads threatened my last nerve.  Following that political sepsis that poisoned …