college friends

A lovely last day

Today was the final day of Alyssa’s visit and it was so great to have this time together. We spent the afternoon relaxing in our backyard oasis and having a […]

A fond farewell

After a lovely weekend of safe and distanced visiting, my best friend and her husband said goodbye and continued on their anniversary vacation today. Though we missed sharing lots of […]

Virtual pajama party

When the shutdown began, a friend remarked online that her pajama selection was lacking—thus starting a flurry of comments from mutual friends with links to favorite PJs. I knew immediately […]

Planning girl time

A Crohn’s flare-up derailed my planned library excursion with Mama. I spent the day mostly horizontal and feeling miserable. But my mood was considerably brightened when one of my besties […]