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2023 Musings: Spending Habits

I am still deep into goal setting / reflection mode. 2 random things I want to work on this year: 1- Spending $ more intentionally. I want to buy things with more thought / care than in the past. Instead of sort of just…

December 29, 2022
Goals Reading

Rested + Giving Myself Time

I feel rested right now. I wouldn’t say that I am obscenely tired in my normal life, but I am definitely more tired/stressed/etc than I am right now. It’s a lovely feeling and I will try to hold onto it for as long as…

December 28, 2022

Day 4: Big Sky Adventures

We are headed out today. This trip has been really fantastic. Josh and I were reflecting and we have not had a ‘good’ winter break since 2018 when we traveled to PHL during Christmas. We’ve had a combo of call / work / COVID…

December 26, 2022

Day 3: Ski School Success

Everyone took lessons again! G had a half day (in retrospect: next time, full days for G), A/C had a full day in which they graduated to the real lift and a legit green, and Josh and I took a 2.5 hour group lesson…

December 25, 2022

Hooray for Ski School

Everyone went to school yesterday – A&C for a full day (9:30 – 3:30) and the rest of us for the afternoon. Everyone did well — A&C were proud that they ‘moved up a level’ and G proclaimed that she loved snow and was…

December 24, 2022

Day 2: Mostly Inside Day

Pretty + Frozen Out our window: We did not spend much time outside yesterday and overall it was quite cozy and nice. We had breakfast where we are staying (didn’t actually realize it was included — definitely a nice surprise!) and then hunkered down…

December 23, 2022

Arrived (to a Frozen Winter Wonderland!)

We made it! I have to say: traveling with kids 5+ is a new world. A new world that I really really like. We had fun on our flights even with a turbulent ride into Bozeman, and I read basically all of My Name…

December 22, 2022
life Travel Work


Like everyone else, I finished White Lotus. I don’t remember such hype around Season 1, but I loved that too. No spoilers, but OMG I enjoyed it so much! I feel good about my 2023 goal to watch more TV. Haha. Next up: S2…

December 20, 2022