They spend the mornings frolicking around the expansive backyard.
We waited for hours. The line wound halfway down the block and comprised of the most ragtag group of individuals.
My ultimate comfort food consists of something extra cheesy and warm and carb-heavy. The cheese is especially important when I’m dealing with a particularly stressful time.
Day 221 of 2016 fell during a particularly crazy time in my professional life.
Unsurprisingly, in my youth, I was one of those individuals whose life was utterly transformed by Harry Potter.
I’ve never been an individual brimming with confidence. I think most people who have grown up with me or work with me or have seen me in my Performer Mode would be surprised to hear that I second-guess myself more often than not.
Admittedly, that was a huge reason why we ended up adopting Henri a few months into our marriage: Reggie anticipated that he would be gone many weekends, so Henri would become my companion.
It’s a little after lunchtime. Just a few more hours until I have to hop on the BART train to Concord, and Reggie and I will meet his family to celebrate his dad’s birthday.
Nearly two and a half years into having Henri as part of our lives, I finally feel like I have a solid grasp on this whole dog parenting thing.
It was something out of a teenage romantic comedy, to be honest. Or an early 2000s emo love song.