#1 reason I love Oakland, California: The PEOPLE.

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my fave Oakland street sign. I’m moving in TWO days (!).  As a result I wanted to share the Top Five Reasons I Love Oakland, California.  These are quintessential Old School Blogging posts.  Filled with minutia of my life as I ready to depart. I almost closed comments as all I ask is you spend […]

The #2 way living in Oakland changed my life.

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These five posts are quintessential Old School Blogging.  They are crammed with the minutia of my life.  Stuffed with thoughts which only matter to me. I almost closed comments as all I really ask is you spend time—no matter how long—sharing & carrying these feelings alongside me. Readying for some Travels with Charming. I will […]

#3 reason MOST people love Oakland.

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These are quintessential Old School Blogging posts.  Filled with minutia of my life.  Crammed with thoughts which only matter to me. As I ready to move to Austin from Oakland Ive dedicated 5 posts to recounting the Top 5 Reasons I’ve LOVED My Time in Oakland. I almost closed comments as all I really ask […]

#4 reason I’ll always love Oakland.

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I’m moving in EIGHT days (!).  As a result I wanted to spent time sharing the 5 Reasons I Love Oakland, California.  These are quintessential Old School Blogging posts.  Filled with minutia of my life.  Crammed with thoughts which only matter to me. I almost closed comments as all I really ask is you spend […]

#5 reason I love me some Oakland, California.

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I’m moving in ten days (!). As a result, I wanted to spend time sharing the Top 5 Reasons I’ve grown to love Oakland, California.  These are quintessential Old School Blogging posts.  Filled with minutia of my life.  Crammed with thoughts which only matter to me. For that reason, I almost closed comments as all […]

Today my heart is nine.

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And really. As much as I love the photo above where she’s Girly McDelicatePants— it’s interaction BELOW I adore that much more. This past year has brought out her quirky, borderline-inappropriate sense of humor. Apple. Tree. NotFarFall. Love. Happy Birthday Tornado! I FUCKING LOVE YOU, TOO!

Bring on the candy!

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Click the PIRATE! Click the PIRATE!! Nope.  No tips today on How to have a HEALTHY HALLOWEEN!! No admonishments about how You’ve been so “good” don’t let a holiday like this one ruin it! No reminders to brush your teeth after dinner!! or arm yerself with pre-cut veggies!! No Five ways to #wycwyc your ‘ween!! […]

Fearless rebranding.

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Nine months ago I became myself. Although it was a long time coming (much more about that at the Summit) it was only nine months ago I finally yanked the MizFit plug, pulled off the caricature veil and gave myself room to grow.  yep.  my logo as a reader tattoo. that’s some tight branding. Even […]

Annnd we’re moving.

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It’s funny (odd  not ha ha) how many times I’ve started and STOPPED writing this post. For some reason, as I brain-dumped and wrote, it kept feeling as though it didn’t ‘fit” here, Which is crazy (the batshit not the fun kind) as this is simply a blog. My blog. My place for ramblings and […]