Sparkling Pants

dispatches from manhattan
This 14 hour work day devolved into one of my worst in recent memory. It was super emotional and I learned a lot about myself and human nature. 

Unfortunately all this went down on what should have been a joyous, love filled day. Thank you M for the beautiful flowers, for 19 wonderful years of marriage and for putting up with my insanity. Please know I unpacked our sad sushi takeout at 9:15 p.m. with all the love in my heart.
This 14 hour work day devolved into one of my worst in recent memory. It was super emotional and I learned a lot about myself and human nature. 

Unfortunately all this went down on what should have been a joyous, love filled day. Thank you M for the beautiful flowers, for 19 wonderful years of marriage and for putting up with my insanity. Please know I unpacked our sad sushi takeout at 9:15 p.m. with all the love in my heart.

This 14 hour work day devolved into one of my worst in recent memory. It was super emotional and I learned a lot about myself and human nature.

Unfortunately all this went down on what should have been a joyous, love filled day. Thank you M for the beautiful flowers, for 19 wonderful years of marriage and for putting up with my insanity. Please know I unpacked our sad sushi takeout at 9:15 p.m. with all the love in my heart.

I had to get up before dawn this morning for work, but I think it might have been worth it.
I had to get up before dawn this morning for work, but I think it might have been worth it.

I had to get up before dawn this morning for work, but I think it might have been worth it.

We haven’t cooked at home in ages.  This steakhouse dinner is our anniversary night substitute, as M will most likely be working the actual evening of.  
We haven’t cooked at home in ages.  This steakhouse dinner is our anniversary night substitute, as M will most likely be working the actual evening of.  

We haven’t cooked at home in ages.  This steakhouse dinner is our anniversary night substitute, as M will most likely be working the actual evening of.  

I got to hang out with Miss Maddie last night. I don’t really care about football, I was just in it for the dog.
I got to hang out with Miss Maddie last night. I don’t really care about football, I was just in it for the dog.

I got to hang out with Miss Maddie last night. I don’t really care about football, I was just in it for the dog.

A mystery gift arrived today! Someone knows me well. Please identify yourself…
A mystery gift arrived today! Someone knows me well. Please identify yourself…

A mystery gift arrived today! Someone knows me well. Please identify yourself…

I accidentally ended up with hipster wedding iced coffee this morning.
I accidentally ended up with hipster wedding iced coffee this morning.

I accidentally ended up with hipster wedding iced coffee this morning.

Our landlady’s broker just brought some clients through the apartment. They were so amazed by Wallace’s preferred perch they asked if they could take pictures.
Our landlady’s broker just brought some clients through the apartment. They were so amazed by Wallace’s preferred perch they asked if they could take pictures.

Our landlady’s broker just brought some clients through the apartment. They were so amazed by Wallace’s preferred perch they asked if they could take pictures.

I feel like I’ve been absent

Still here, working like mad cause it’s been crazy. Plus full on obsessed with apartment search and my job doesn’t allow for much “me” time, so squeezing that in has been a feat.

Anyway. Hi.

Another good one.
Another good one.

Another good one.

I’m contemplating a drive to Jersey to get flour. This is the nearest White Lily source, according to their website.  
Update.  I found it on Amazon.  The shipping is as much as the flour itself. 
I’m contemplating a drive to Jersey to get flour. This is the nearest White Lily source, according to their website.  
Update.  I found it on Amazon.  The shipping is as much as the flour itself. 
I’m contemplating a drive to Jersey to get flour. This is the nearest White Lily source, according to their website.  
Update.  I found it on Amazon.  The shipping is as much as the flour itself. 

I’m contemplating a drive to Jersey to get flour. This is the nearest White Lily source, according to their website.  

Update.  I found it on Amazon.  The shipping is as much as the flour itself. 

Bret and I perusing the wares and soaking up the sun at the UWS Flea Market.
Bret and I perusing the wares and soaking up the sun at the UWS Flea Market.
Bret and I perusing the wares and soaking up the sun at the UWS Flea Market.

Bret and I perusing the wares and soaking up the sun at the UWS Flea Market.

New York style picnic. So glad we got a pretty day.
New York style picnic. So glad we got a pretty day.

New York style picnic. So glad we got a pretty day.

Reunited and it feels so good.
Reunited and it feels so good.

Reunited and it feels so good.

Opening night of the Zero show at the Guggenheim. A great first night in town for our guests.
Opening night of the Zero show at the Guggenheim. A great first night in town for our guests.

Opening night of the Zero show at the Guggenheim. A great first night in town for our guests.