this past weekend was my first return to austin since our move six months ago. i originally booked my ticket back in mid august right before my month long resurgence of anxiety/depression/insomnia. when that hit, i immediately wanted to cancel my trip because i didn't think i could handle it. i booked the trip earlier in the summer when i was missing austin and my friends there. i was hoping to visit when the heat was dying down and have that to look forward to as i was begin
last sunday we had our farewell/bina's 11 month birthday party at our east austin friends' house. it was perfect and i had to just pretend like we weren't saying farewell so i could thoroughly enjoy the time with dear friends from our old small groups. our hosts made the most amazing birthday cake for bina, as well as these fabulous texas and michigan shaped sugar cookies. there was a bounce house for the littles (and the adults too - we totally broke all the height and weigh
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
brittain here. just sharing my journey day to day with lots of laughs along the way.