doggies

a girl’s best friend

I didn't grow up with pets and my first "pets" were beetles (not kidding). I had fish when I was little but the poor things never lasted very long. It wasn't until high school that my parents finally allowed me to get a cat (and now he's replaced me in the family tree). Animals don't […]

it’s a new year!

I hit the big TWO-FOUR last week so I'm officially a big girl. Here's an update on what I've been up to! Food - I really don't like the word "diet" but the way I eat is mostly paleo. I'm avoiding dairy whenever possible because I'm lactose-intolerant and it gives me acne (and feeling like […]

Days 190, 191

Spent Saturday morning being very Charlottesville-y: walked to yoga (in my Vibrams), headed to the Farmer's Market (bought lots of local stuff), and walked home (still in my Vibrams). Yadda yadda yadda. Yes, I'm a nouveau-hippie. (This just made me laugh - "NO WHINING")Well-known fact: when the train comes through Charlottesville - everything must come […]

Days 117-119, Guatemala City

[Sorry for taking so long to update, I've been crazy busy - but no more excuses! I'm going to start posting my pictures from Guatemala by location/event instead of by day-to-day.] We arrived in at the Guatemalan Airport at noon, where we were greeted by my godfather, followed by my paternal grandmother and uncle, and […]

Day 72

I had a marvelous opportunity of being visited by another friend of mine, Jenny, and of photographing her dog, Oscar. Oscar was recently diagnosed with lymphoblastic leukemia. It was a beautiful day to play with Oscar and enjoy some time with him.