Tag: Fundraising

Brats and Breadsticks

This week Zoë and I had an evening to ourselves, so we swung by the Redbox and then stopped in at Chicago’s Pizza for some of their incredibly ridiculous breadsticks. The moment we walked in, I spotted my dear friend, Julie. Julie and I went to high school together. I have loved that girl all my life. We’ve been friends…

Supernatural

Zoë and I have been watching old episodes of Supernatural on Netflix. Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins? Yes please. The premise of the show is a little out there.  Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) are brothers. (Very very hot brothers.) They come from a family of demon hunters, and are tracking the demon that killed their…

The Jerk

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou ______________________________________ Today, yet again, I was jolted awake. At 7:31 a.m. each week, Zion and I proceed with our weekly Sunday ritual. Zion takes a running, flying leap onto my king size bed,…

Falling

Falling is a funny thing. I’m typically mid-fall before I even know I’m doing it. Funnier still, this applies to every kind of falling. Falling down. Falling in love. Even falling apart. Last Monday I fell apart. And when I say fell apart, I mean an all-out, shrieking, ugly cry-fest that would have put a teenage drama queen to shame.…