31 January, 2009

31 January, 2009


Breakfast pizza.

Dr. Hoagieton, the band.

Woodgrain Dymo tape.

The White Elephant Sale.

"World's Greatest Dancer" trophy.


Tapioca pudding.

Seymour's pink belly.

Jennifer Garner in "13 Going on 30."

Making lists.

Ginger beer.

Making friends with strangers.

Knowing the bartender.

30 January, 2009

30 January, 2009


Being surprised by beautiful, organic flowers in the mail!!

New friends.

Guinness milkshakes.

Getting my mojo back in Boggle.

The sound of a train in the distance.

29 January, 2009

29 January, 2009

A good night's sleep.

Food that requires a slight amount of chewing.

Chocolate milkshakes.


Ice packs.

Naps with Seymour.

28 January, 2009

28 January, 2009


Having homemade split pea soup in the freezer when I need it.

Finally getting the "new" turn signal for my car.

Unexpected mail from people who care.

Making money.

Seymour's new 'do.

Friends who bring you ice cream.

James Vanderbeek's triumphant return to the WB (CW).


27 January, 2009

27 January, 2009

Wilson Phillips.

Helpful friends.

Get well roses.

Ice packs.


26 January, 2009

26 January, 2009

A good night's sleep.

Doggie friends.

Club sandwiches, the ultimate poolside food.

The Gin Blossoms.

Jammie pants.

Trying new restaurants.

The newly (but tastefully!) remodeled Hotsy Totsy Club.


Good friends.

25 January, 2009

25 January, 2009

Pink peppercorns.

Shirley Bassey.

Sean Connery in a terry cloth romper.

Zachary's pizza.

Healing tattoos.

Good stand up comedians.

Having my cake and eating it too.

24 January, 2009

24 January, 2009

This guy.

Getting in to see "Wet Hot American Summer" on the big screen, with an appearance by David Wain, Michael Showalter, Janeane Garofalo, Michael Ian Black, Zak Orth, Joe Lo Truglio and Ken Marino!!!!!!!! Seriously, this makes me happier than anything!

The awesome people in front of us in line who decided to give us their spot.

Unexpected phone calls.

Seeing Price, briefly.


23 January, 2009

23 January, 2009

Conflict resolution.

Another great episode of 30 Rock.

Staying up till 6am and not having any reason to feel guilty about it.

Getting my 2009 collection ready to print (thanks, Richard!).

Leftover noodles.

Excursions into the city.

Chris Johanson.

Egg puffs.

22 January, 2009

22 January, 2009

Convicts trying to escape Australian penal colonies, dressed as kangaroos.

Clean sheets.


Booking tickets to Chicago!


Having an hour to myself to read and listen to music.


Fried egg sandwich at Chow.

Seeing "Better Off Dead" on the big screen at the Castro, with Q&A with Savage Steve Holland!!

Running into friends and acquaintances.

21 January, 2009

21 January, 2009

A lazy day.

"Be Kind Rewind."


"Bette Davis Eyes."

Nest Beer!

Drinks at the Graduate.


24 hour donut shops.

19 January, 2009

20 January, 2009


Hot chocolate.

Found tennis balls.


The groomer calling Seymour "That Goofball" when I called to make him an appointment.

Lucky bamboo.

Being that much closer to finishing a book I started a year ago.

19 January, 2009

Sleeping in.

Leftover pizza.

Picking up a book after not reading for months.

Seymour's fur in its "groom me!" state.

Westlife. Why didn't they ever make it in the US? And is it sad that I still think Shane is totally dreamy?

Finding out that I only have to get 2 wisdom teeth pulled, instead of 4!

P'tit Basque.


18 January, 2009

18 January, 2009

Getting my old tattoos touched up.

Boys with beards and tattoos.

Genova sandwiches.

Big Love!


Hawaiian style pizza with extra pineapple.

Romy and Michelle.

17 January, 2009

17 January, 2009

A tidy house.

Listening to music systematically.

Flirting on Gchat.

Spending time with my friends from the North.

Macademia Nut Chi Chi's at Forbidden Island.

16 January, 2009

16 January, 2009

"The History Detectives."

Makeup remover.

Finally replacing my headlight.


The Smoking Popes.

Naps with Seymour.

Shawn! And Chris!

Helping a friend get the job she wanted (and receiving the thank-you drink that came after!)

Perfectly-timed text messages.

Making it home safe and sound.

15 January, 2009

15, January 2009

Finding lost money.

The Doogie Howser theme.

New music. Old music that is new to me.

Lunch with a good friend.

Personal growth.

Dreams about shoes that look like furry fish and reincarnated rap icons.

A brief conversation with a cute boy.

Catching the last few bars of "Freeze Fame" by J. Geils on the stereo at the drugstore.

Camote. Mmmmm.

Puppy love.

14 January, 2009

14 January, 2009

Having the house to myself.

Crab eating bibs- "it's time to get crackin'!"


Friends who take you on dates.


13 January, 2009

13 January, 2009

Phone calls from Providence.

Half priced cheese.

Seymour, covered in mud.

Getting out of the house.

Being one of 5 girls at a show.

Totally adorable, headbanging, metal boys.

Tiger tattoos.

12 January, 2009

12 January, 2009

Friends who are far away.

Friends who are not as far.

Friends who get in touch right when you need them most.

Friends who drive you around and convince you to eat more treats than you should.

Checking everything off my to do list.

One heart-shaped leaf.

Sweet corn ice cream.

Prancing puppies.

Warm weather.

More ice cream.

Hearing from people you've been wanting to hear from.

11 January, 2009

11 January, 2009


Evelyn "Champagne" King.

"Slumdog Millionaire".


10 January, 2009

10 January, 2009

Keeping this list.

Phone calls from Seattle.

Antibiotics, again.


Killing mosquitoes (I know this is a weird thing to take pleasure in, but I am allergic to them and they torment me all the time, so I get a great deal of satisfaction out of a good swat).

Seymour's furry belly.

09 January, 2009

9 January, 2009

Old love letters.

This advertisement (in the upper right hand corner).


Airplane trails.

Puppy kisses.

The Fast and the Furious franchise.

08 January, 2009

8 January, 2009

Sleeping in.


Nancy Drew, the movie.

Doggie play dates.

Local crab.

New wooden iPhone cover. (Thanks, Mom!)


07 January, 2009

7 January, 2009

Bon Jovi playing just a little too loud in the grocery store.

One spotted egg.

Getting to use my new ice bucket.

Cutting orange supremes with a sharp, new paring knife.

Bourbon caramel sauce.

Good friends.

Regular events.


06 January, 2009

6 January, 2009

Flirting with cute butchers.

En Vogue.

A delicious dinner at Flora, including caramel pudding with sea salt... YUM.

The unconditional love of a dog.

05 January, 2009

5 January, 2009

Tug of war.


What to wear to impress women, as modelled by the Stallionaires:

Where is Chuck Bass? In an opium den, of course!

Pictures from Myles and Laurel's wedding.

04 January, 2009

4 January, 2009

Morning frost.

Stories about boys who love Beyonce.

Croque monseiur at Cafe Fanny.

A long nap.

Chocolate Frostie.

Sinead O'Connor.

The return of regular tv programming, post holidays!

The girl with the "Master's degree in storytelling" on Rock of Love 3, and pretty much every single other moment on the premiere episode. Oh, Bret Michaels, you rock my world.

03 January, 2009

3 January, 2009

Compliments on my teeth.

Being home and cozy on a cold morning.

Having extra soap when one bottle runs out.


Meeting Seymour's doppleganger at Point Isabel!

Pawprints in the mud.

Greyhounds in pajamas!

Fruit Loops.


Remembering how good "Good Will Hunting" is.

02 January, 2009

2 January, 2009

Snuggling with Seymour on the couch.


Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Yummy kulcha at Breads of India.

Sailboat paintings by Carson Murdach at Johansson Projects.

Running into Billy (and his art!) at the Murmur.

A fun night at the Albatross.

01 January, 2009

1 January, 2009

Ringing in the New Year at the wedding of two of my best and oldest friends (whom I take full credit for uniting).

Being introduced to Michael Showalter and not knowing what to say while he shook my hand besides "I know your mom!"

Hanging out with great friends from all the different phases of my life.

Coming home and taking off my shoes and makeup, and finding that "Elf" was on tv.

Being short enough to walk under overhanging branches.

Waking up with rockstar hair.

Listening to Gwen Stefani and Brittany Spears in the car.