Happy 2017 & goals for the year

It's New Years' Eve and I've just finished making Oatmeal Honey Chocolate Chip cookies for a party later this evening. I'm in rainy San Diego (so strange to say that it's raining in Southern California...), and I'm happy to be spending the last day of 2016 with a friend very near and dear to my …

An Early Start – First Stop, Denver

(Written while flying to the Mile High City on my first of three flights to get to Edinburgh.) Adjectives for today: Tired - I woke up at 3:00am at the hotel for my 6:25am flight. Going to sleep when it's light out and waking up when it's dark is a trippy experience. I was the …

Mexico Bound, Waiting in Calgary

It’s 2:45 am and I’m in Calgary airport; valiantly trying to stay awake before my 6am flight so I can sleep on the plane to Puerto Vallarta. Finally. It’s time for my sunny vacation in one of my absolute favourite places to go, Nuevo Vallarta. Sean is now alone on cat/housesitting duty until Wednesday. The …