Weird week, weird week. I guess I’ll continue to say it. But it was! I worked a bunch of extra hours this week, so it felt a bit like all work and no play. But then tonight, just now, Jeremy and I got some really amazing news (I’ll share more later, I promise). So now we’re feeling on top of the world, and we have a ton of fun things planned for the coming week, and hey — life is good!
Life is good. I’m going to make sure I keep reminding myself of that.
And now, it’s time for the one, the only, Le Love List!
My birthday party! I somehow managed to take not one single photo of it, so words will have to suffice. It was sweet and love-filled and delicious, but not at all what I had expected. Instead of a rowdy mixer with music and madness, it ended up being a mellow-yet-passionate group of radicalized revolutionaries, all sitting around in a big circle, laughing and commiserating, yelling and crying, and plotting our resistance late into the night. A politics party. And honestly? It was everything I could have wanted from my birthday. It was perfect. // Hiking with my honey. // Dirt under my finger nails. // Friends that text you to remind you of protests. ♥ // When Jeremy and I were in Ojai a couple of weeks ago, we picked up a special candle as a gift for Waits — a candle that has a piece of real Obsidian hidden inside it (Waits is a lover of crystals, and particularly fond of Obsidian). We came home from the wine bar this week to find that he and his baby sitter had been burning the candle, and I’m so excited for him to finally unearth that Obsidian! // I’m also excited for him to lose his tooth, which is really extra super wiggly. See, his first tooth he lost, he swallowed it immediately. His next tooth he lost was at summer camp, and they wrapped it up in a gum foil and he put it away for safe keeping, except it fell out and was lost forever. And his third tooth he lost at his Dad’s house, and I didn’t get to see it. But I am a witch and I am his mom and I *need* this precious, powerful piece of him omg it’s not fair! Haha. But seriously this next one is MINE. // Overhearing Jeremy calling his congressman, yeah woke men are sexy af. // Art and Science, and being surrounded by friends who create both of those things. // Tyrion Lannister. // Jeremy is so freaking good at what he does. And I love seeing him do it. I love hearing him talk about wines with our customers, delighting them and sharing his knowledge. And I love seeing his innovation and creativity, in the cocktails he creates and the techniques he employs. I love watching him do what he does so well, and I am so proud to be his partner.
Alright guys, now it’s your turn! I really love reading your own Le Love Lists, so please leave them down in the comments below. What are the little things in your life that make you smile this week?
Happy Sunday, I hope you have a most wonderful week!