May included: a time lapse of my 100 Day Project (progress pictures here), backyard blueberries, nighttime sewing, blooming succulents that live outside my front door, long hair!, shorter hair after a cut, the view outside my yoga studio, light after work, the sound of the trees outside my parking garage, using my Mom’s iron (the same one she’s always had) over Mother’s Day, laying out my blocks to date, squash blossoms in my backyard, more blueberry progress, spooky afternoon weather, Friday night concerts in the park, stillness, Trader Joe’s peony season, more sewing, neighbor’s sunshade in the wind, a wildly successful thrifting night for a craft project, Midtown sunshine after therapy, moving my apartment furniture around to better fit my Dinner Party, gorgeous roses near my place, breakfast at Bacon and Butter with my parents, my new rainbow tomato cages, Midtown flowers, frozen waffles in my toaster oven, lunch from Mother, my first 100 degree day, one of my favorite summer fruits: nectarines, and Fieldwork beers in Berkeley.
December included: Christmas entering my living room, Christmas trees in windows downtown, rain boots and ginkgos before therapy, more Christmas explosion, “15” on level 8 of the parking garage after work, completed Christmas while watching the baking show <3, walking through the “Fab 40’s” in East Sac with Becca, Lili, Lydia, and Rory, bed scenes, gingerbread assembly, breakfast light, Sacramento from my parking garage as I arrive + as I leave, Buddha while I walked to get my bike to work, steam coming off my back fence, holiday earrings and pin, a neighbor’s festive front doors, the light on my way to yoga, my landlord put up lights!, drying orange slices for winter solstice, my tree from outside while it rained, a grocery store sunset, driving to my parent’s via the back way, my Dad and sister as we made foil dinners on the fire pit, Christmas in both neighborhoods, car flowers (I want to remember that I drove back and forth the week between Christmas and NYE for work), car pizza from The Cheese Board in Berkeley, The Paramount Theater in Oakland before Straight No Chaser with my family, pancakes via my Dad, midnight viewings of Taylor Swift’s concert on Netflix, and a NYE showing in our matching pajamas with my Mom’s two trees.
Look out for 2018’s entire video in the coming weeks!
Another month? Phew. Things are picking up quickly over here.
November included: continued fall colors, a random #emonite at Ace of Spades, sewing progress, a midday downtown ice skating rink scene, a sweet reminder, some self-care, cozy bedtime routine, gingko loving, smokey skies from the Camp fire, a clean apartment, train sounds, a brief encounter with a lucky penny, more self-care- this time at Asha Urban Baths, a perfectly set up vanity, more smokey fall, my plants finally making their way to Sacramento, my favorite gold tennis shoes, a premature Christmas scene, morning light from bed, a turkey trot, Dad with his Thanksgiving bird, back to Sac, pizza with the family at Masullo, a photo shoot with Christina at CSUS, finally some clearer skies, light on the buildings near work, rainy colors, a blustery, windy night, a picked up apartment with birthday flowers, and more bedtime cozy.