Sunday (The Calm Before the Storm):
|Salad, book, patio...lovely.|
|"Anything I like in there? What? No chicken?!"|
|Bella Blue resting in the shade.|
|Hair By Millie.|
|I love pulling out the spices...|
|Coconut Curried Chicken, and Cauliflower and tofu in a spicy|
tomato sauce. Topped with fresh cilantro and coconut flakes.
|Texting with Dad.|
|With Dad in Europe, I made sure to get the flag out.|
|I set a new personal best--200 pounds on the leg press!|
|I stopped at Raley's on the way home and found this tiny|
gnome. Every garden needs a gnome.
|I also found these birds.|
|Mom's roses are thriving.|
|For Memorial Day, I did my annual Band of Brothers marathon.|
|I also made post cards--a custom order from my Etsy shop.|
|More garden pics. I spent a lot of time out there this week|
with the cats, and watering for Mom.
|A very lucky shot. I'm quite proud of it.|
|I went for a long walk Tuesday morning. It was quite overcast|
for a little while.
|Another lucky hummingbird shot.|
|You might have a Jamba problem when they greet you by name.|
|Sitting in a bean bag chair, watching Pocahontas with 25|
|More garden time. It's peaceful out there.|
|Playing with my shadow some more.|
Wednesday (A Lot of Tears):
|I made waffles for our choir breakfast during the final.|
|They gave me a pitch pipe--a gift with huge meaning. I almost|
cried then and there but managed not to.
|What a bunch of nerds. Tell ya what, though. I'm gonna miss|
|Mom and Dad, inching back towards U.S. air space.|
|I drank tea to stay awake 'til it was time to pick them up.|
|Cutting some roses to welcome them home.|
Thursday (The Day Off):
|Seen while walking--most people see a weed, I see perseverance.|
|Checked Twitter while I was walking...found this. :)|
|While they were gone, I discovered that Dad's battery had died,|
so Thursday, I followed him to this place so he could get it
|Who got up and took 47 more steps before going to bed?|
Friday (Anger and Minions):
|Then I went to Fleet Feet.|
|These came home with me. Can't wait to break them in!|
|And then there were Minion Tic Tacs.|
|...but first, pizza for breakfast. In the car.|
|Jacqueline and Delaney (with guitar), sound-checking Keane's|
"Somewhere Only We Know" before the ceremony.
|The pink signifies a music degree, the red is for Chico.|
|That's Terry, the guitar teacher. He bent down, I stood on my|
|Madison. I'm super-proud of this one.|
|Drew, from my piano lab class in the fall. He's a good kid.|
|Kyle, a choir and musical theater kid with huge talent.|
|Another Megan Elizabeth!|
|Congratulations, Class of 2015!|
|When someone gives you a plant and pretends to all of your|
colleagues (who know the truth) that you are leaving because
you want to...what's left to do but leave the plant in front of
|Some last pictures of the choir room.|
|For two years, I was. And it was grand.|
|Green, to the left of the pic. Now, even more so.|
|A tiny part of my legacy.|
|The bigger part of my legacy--students. Lives I've impacted.|
Laughs we had. Great music we made.
And with that...onward and upward.