yeesssss. 9.24.12 can’t come soon enough.
This summer is going to be the best.
My best Caroline is coming up next week for 9 days of fun, food, capitol hill block party, and vino. And on top of all of this, just found out that my parisian roommates are coming to Seattle for almost a week in August! How did this girl get to be so lucky?
One of my best friends is currently spending a month in France and as I peruse her blog and all her pictures, I’m having all these flashbacks of my time there. Her pictures of Mont Saint-Michel remind me of the time my roommates were there and we waddled through the water, took pictures, and laughed, all while carrying a huge loaf of bread and speculoos. I loved all those simple moments and as I continue to look at her pictures, I remember again how thankful I am for the time I got to spend there. So happy that she gets to experience these things too.
"Though our feelings come and go, his love for us does not. It is not wearied by our sins, or our indifference; and, therefore, it is quite relentless in its determination that we shall be cured of those sins, at whatever cost to us, at whatever cost to him." - CS Lewis
So want to see Moonrise Kingdom. The cast, the cinematography, and the fashion in this movie looks amazing ::
When most people think of Ballard they think up the bustling Ballard Ave and Market Street as the hub of all Ballard life, but up on 70th you will come across the original Ballard. It’s the area where your parents and grandparents grew up and it’s just as precious today than it was then. The small…
"I can no longer condemn or hate a brother for whom I pray, no matter how much trouble he causes me. His face, that hitherto may have been strange and intolerable to me, is transformed in intercession into the countenance of a brother for whom Christ died, the face of a forgiven sinner." -Bonhoeffer
:: convicting ::
I studied in Paris for four months and in some ways, this restaurant brings me back to that wonderful time. The white tiled walls, the Paris metro clock, and the freshly cut baguettes are just little reminders of why I fell in love with Paris, and why I find this place to be one of Ballard’s…