California: March 2016

Thursday rolled around and I had just bought a few gifts for my nephew and sent them to my sister via Amazon.  As I was sitting there thinking, I thought to myself, it’s my nephew’s first birthday and my mom’s birthday both in the same weekend, why not fly home?  So I booked a ticket…

Christmas 2015

Of course I flew home for Thanksgiving as well, but that was quite the whirlwind trip in itself.  I flew in Wednesday afternoon and left Sunday morning – just long enough to get some Thanksgiving turkey!  I was able to spend time with my family and nephew, which made for a great trip.  I flew…

Homecoming III

Beware- lots of photos. It was a long time in the making, I remember signing up in 2013 and paying 9 months in advance.  Every 5 years a guy puts on a “Homecoming meet” at Honda’s Headquarters.  Many, many S2000’s show up (It’s an s2000 event) and it’s a pretty big ordeal.  I made my…

Friends

On one hand, I was pretty bummed that I wasn’t able to see as many people as I wanted to while I was home.  It’s really difficult to get together, especially over the holidays, in such a short time period.  I was only home for 2 weeks and to complicate matters even further, I have…

Building My Parent’s Duplex

My parents are building a duplex on a lot they bought a million years ago, so now that I was home it was free manual labor, so I was enlisted to help.  My (our) task was to weatherproof the exterior walls so we could prep for windows/doors and eventually, siding.  We ran flashing along the…

All Things Food!

It’s easier to post all my food experiences in one place because otherwise I have a bunch of posts with only one or two pictures and my other posts get buried… So without further ado- Sushi I went to sushi with my siblings and their spouses to a place called I Love Sushi.  I had…