two weeks from today we will be in michigan. happy mother's day to me! i can't believe our time in austin is coming to a close so quickly. i have a (crazy) week and a half left of work. i've shed some tears in my temporary office already. ha. i got all choked up at church this morning when david asked if i wanted to say hi to anyone after service. all i could think of is this may be the last time i see x person. and i ended up just bolting for the nursery to pick up sabina be
jake was the dog that made me fall in love with dogs. bella... she made me stop judging moms in the grocery store with screaming children. ok, maybe i still judged them until i had a little of my own. but i definitely stopped judging other dog owners with poorly behaved dogs. a year after we bought our first home in north austin, we decided we needed a second dog because we were going to wait to have children. then we got pregnant nine months later. so much for that. again, i
so one thing you should know. before we adopted jake, i basically hated dogs. they made me jump when they barked. they slobber. they smell. gross. then i watched marley and me. i know. should be more reason NOT to get a dog. but i totally fell for the end when john grogan tells marley that they lied all those years and he's basically the best dog on the planet. when we first moved to austin, i wanted david to have a buddy. when we lived north of boston while david was in semi
brittain here. just sharing my journey day to day with lots of laughs along the way.