26 of the most important things ever

These tiny 26 things I know. And that might be it. Love, 26 years of screwing up and succeeding, caring too hard and sometimes not hard enough *     *     * 1. Start each day like it’s your last day ever birthday….

Reality and relationships

Things I did last week while I was not blogging like I promised for #BlogMeFebruary: Read two books. Saw a movie. Spent time in the sun. Did not work out. News-ed it up after the 8.0 quake in the Solomon Islands. Hosted a meetup. Ate four donuts. Rallied up…

Regret moments, not years

Day 27 of #Janblogaday: Regret.  I don’t regret anything in my life. I believe that every experience I’ve had, all my mistakes, all my successes have been for a reason. And if nothing else, they’ve helped to guide me and shape me in life and have…

Beauty to me

For day 20 of #Janblogaday: Beautiful–a guest post from one of the most beautiful woman I know. Lisa is stunningly beautiful… music video, Sports Illustrated, pageant beautiful. And the most frustrating thing about her is that she is incredibly nice to be around, fabulous in…

You know you’re a social media junkie when…

Typically the word junkie is used to describe someone who has a special addiction, consumed by a substance in such a way that aspects of their life actually suffer as they satisfy their addiction:  one who would rather buy drugs then take care of responsibilities…

On outside influences… (Marriage Letters)

Dear Colin, We’re kind of stubborn, a stubby-horn couple. Okay, I’m kind of stubborn. And you’re only stubborn in the sense that you refuse to be stubborn. But that’s what makes us such a neat pair… you compliment me. People that are sometimes considered a…

In between and among the aid world

I work in social media… so it’s nearly impossible for me to escape emails and Facebook updates about TOMS One Day Without Shoes (last week on 10 April) and Invisible Children’s Kony 2012 Cover the Night (this week on 20 April). But there is something…