Monthly Archives: November 2010

no, you pull MY daisy!

First off, and to mend ourselves up a bit after last night’s tequila-and-beer decadence, we grubbed at Local—a Silver Lake neighborhood favorite, with local, organic fare. Snapped this pic of Ana and Mark but didn’t manage get of the whole … Continue reading

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In Our Travels, Los Angeles Indeed Plays Itself

Does the day after Thanksgiving at your house also contain a meal similar to this? Or involve a hike through Malibu Creek State Park? Well, for some of you it sure does—many were out enjoying the park. Later on, at … Continue reading

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Out of the Nest Fest – 2010

The setting: The Palace at Silver Lake, Los Angeles, Calif. The time: Thanksgiving Day 2010 The event: Out of the Nest Fest (weird, Gen-X holiday) The characters: Ana: The Hostess with the Mostest Mark: Mr. Mellow Kim: The Pastry Princess … Continue reading

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Thankful for airplanes…

I’m writing this entry from my phone while sitting in SeaTac International, awaiting my next flight (gutsy, I know. Please pardon all typos). I’m watching all the holiday travelers as they anticipate warm turkey dinners with loved ones, and am … Continue reading

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The Waitin’ Is The Hardest Part

And “waiting” is indeed the operative word. First, I couldn’t find my camera, so no blog. Then, house stuff happened, and I didn’t want to blog. I know this is a ridiculous fear…but I’m afraid to jinx anything by posting … Continue reading

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(…drum roll…) They Accepted!

That’s right! We may very soon be bona fide homeowners! Home inspection is scheduled for Tuesday and that’s probably when it’ll feel even more real. As you can see, Chris is particularly excited.   We celebrated with mom’s yummy turkey chili … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Offer

Reaching any agreements with the seller of the first house on which we offered proved impossible. We even thought briefly about giving up postponing the house hunt. But, in the end, we decided to hang in for another round. We just … Continue reading

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