Best Friends

Filling an ex-boyfriend’s truck with trash… a DIY story. Texas Pt 2

Shortly after I started blogging, I wrote one of my favorite posts— a departure from anything house-related, it was the story of how my best friend and I packed up and moved to Texas. But I ended up taking part of the story out: the part about how we filled an ex-boyfriend’s truck with trash.(…)

LUCK on your side… a gift for my best friend.

A few weeks ago, my best friend Lara, had the pleasure of walking me through one of those experiences that initially appear to be soul-crushing and life-destroying. Although, later are revealed to be less than significant… and possibly blown out of proportion… and maybe even a figment of your imagination. No one talks you through(…)

The Day I Moved To Texas… a love letter to my best friend on her birthday.

It was fall of 1999 when Lara and I moved to Texas. We were twenty-two and we packed up her old-but-reliable car.  Loading and overflowing the trunk and backseat with our vital and unnecessary crap. This is Lara. Lara and I have known each other since we were thirteen. In some ways, we haven’t changed(…)