Show & Tell: Wedding invitation

November 5, 2009

This past week, Roger and I marked the 15th anniversary of our engagement (click all images to magnify). As longtime readers may guess, we are not the traditional type that would have a traditional wedding. Or traditional wedding invitations. And before we had children, we were big film aficionados. These were the RSVP cards. And, […]

Show & Tell: Dynamic Duo

June 17, 2009

Here’s Roger and me one our way to a wine tasting this week, courtesy the alumni council of his graduate school. This occasion is remarkable for two reasons. First, I wore lipstick. I always need Tessa’s help with this because I don’t actually own any lipstick. I’ve never bought lipstick. But somehow, my 8 year […]

Perfect Moment Monday: Date Night

June 1, 2009

Perfect Moment Monday is more about noticing a perfect moment than about creating one. Perfect moments can be momentous or ordinary or somewhere in between. We gather here once a week to engage in mindfulness about something that is right with our world. Everyone is welcome to join. Details on how to participate are at […]

When a ride in a Wienermobile ISN’T the high point of your day

October 30, 2008

Part 1 Roger and I had met only a month prior, but it felt like the real thing and we’d started talking casually about getting serious. One night at my home, a show comes on TV about the World’s Best Wedding Proposals. Roger looks at me and says, “I bet you expect me to come […]