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The first Halloween in your life where you don’t dress up

The first Halloween in your life where you don’t dress up

… is a rather depressing day indeed :( But at least my DIY Giants manicure leftover from this past weekend made it seem like I was being a little festive. GO GIANTS!!!  2012 WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS!!!! I’m holding myself to it now: Halloween 2013 WILL be spent in West Hollywood. No ifs, ands, or buts next year!

ORANGE OCTOBER!

ORANGE OCTOBER!

The Giants win the pennant!!!!! Still sad that once again I’m not in San Francisco during such exciting times as these, but I’m still hella–yeah I said it–HELLA proud of the Giants, super stoked for World Series 2012, and SO rocking orange and black for the next week and a half! LET’S GO GIANTS, NATIONAL … Continue reading

San Francisco: 10/5-10/7

San Francisco: 10/5-10/7

(in the style of Amy C.) A busy Thursday at school A midday phone call and surprise A plane ticket to San Francisco for the weekend A game ticket to the SF Giants’ NLDS playoffs A late anniversary gift A flu shot-induced head cold appearing on Friday morning A slightly miserable 7-hour seminar on reporting … Continue reading

Let’s reflect and stuff.

Let’s reflect and stuff.

I meant to write something like this at the end of last year, or in January at the very latest, but tricky time never slows (Deep Dish, anyone?) and I’ve somehow found myself in the second week of February already. Regardless, I won’t let the moment walk me by without bothering to Say hello (to … Continue reading

High school baseball in Japan

High school baseball in Japan

This past weekend, Konan High School from Naha, Okinawa played in spring kōshien (Japan’s national high school baseball invitational tournament) and WON! Even though it’s just high school baseball, in a country that loves the sport even more than the U.S. it apparently is still a big deal. Thank goodness last week was spring break, as my … Continue reading