Sounding out the words

Just because a place is beautiful doesn't mean you are perpetually happy. Just because a skyline is postcard-picture perfect doesn't mean you know what your future holds. And just because sand, shore, forests and mountains form the boundaries of your home doesn't mean your life is any less complex. Because like its rugged and unafraid … Continue reading Sounding out the words

Why the Seattle Reign in Phoenix(?)

When I pulled this last minute trip together to Super Bowl central, I didn't really know what to expect, in any way. Reading about Phoenix, (not the forecast I guess), I saw that typically they experience 325 days of sun a year. That sounded perfect for this fogged in, cabin fevered girl from eastern Washington. … Continue reading Why the Seattle Reign in Phoenix(?)

The Road to the Super Bowl is I-90

Driving home to Spokane on I-90 took four and a half hours, two quick stops, two Grande Salted Carmel Frappachinos with an extra shot, one Oreo McFlurry, one NFL football game broadcast, one hour of Seahawks sports radio podcast, and frequent head shakes to keep drowsiness at bay - because while Washington state can be beautiful … Continue reading The Road to the Super Bowl is I-90

21 Shades of Purple: NFL Award Winners & The End of A Dream

It seems fitting to have my first post of the new year be one on football. The game continues to be a tie that binds my story. Some days, in a casual conversation, started by my Seahawks swag. Others, in a life changing way that I never saw coming. That, however, is truly a story … Continue reading 21 Shades of Purple: NFL Award Winners & The End of A Dream