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TBT: Engagement Scrapbook

Every once in awhile I visit my dusty Drafts folder to see what gems I started writing once upon a time and never finished… and usually I delete, delete, delete. A few drafts have lingered over the years, and with my eighth anniversary on my mind, I decided to share the following (very) rough draft… Continue reading TBT: Engagement Scrapbook

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Three Years

Tomorrow is our third wedding anniversary!  I feel like I spend too much time looking at the past, counting up the changes and challenges we’ve faced in the past few years–stressful jobs, moving, cancer, chronic illness, surgeries, moving across the country, job transitions, and now this recent upheaval–and we’re only 25 years old! But didn’t… Continue reading Three Years

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City Sights: Alameda Flea Market

The Alameda Antiques Faire is a huge flea market crammed with vendors, open on the first Sunday of every month.  Sam and I made the trek (not easy using public transportation, especially because the Alameda bus stop closest to the market is temporarily blocked) the first week of March. It was a treasure trove of antiques,… Continue reading City Sights: Alameda Flea Market