One Thing That Made Me Happy This Week: 2017

  1. 1/1-1/7
    Carrying out my New Year's Day tradition of XC skiing
  2. 1/8-1/14
    Watching the Golden Globes was a nice distraction
  3. 1/15-1/21
    Breakfast at the one counter, one fry cook Ideal Diner
  4. 1/22-1/28
    Finally made it to Vertical Endeavors to do some indoor climbing!
  5. 1/29-2/4
    I had nothing to wear to an anniversary party I attended on Saturday night until I visited my friend who works at a boutique on Sat afternoon. She helped me pick out this new dress, necklace & earrings🎉
  6. 2/5-2/11
    I drove up to my aunt & uncle's house for the weekend to take over their house and my aunt's life while I made my 2nd ever quilt! My mom also joined for a day which was nice. I'm not totally done but I was able to assemble the whole thing—just have to trim it and add the binding.
  7. 2/12-2/18
    Checking out a snowy Duluth from Enger Tower
  8. 2/19-2/25
    Hosting the first book club meeting on the book Swing Time with my friend Chloe.
  9. 2/26-3/4
    Couple good things this week—hosting an Oscar party (which I did not get good photos of) and seeing The Radio Dept perform (pictured).
  10. 3/5-3/11
    Seeing Jens Lekman perform!
  11. 3/12-3/18
    Writing all these thrifted postcards with music suggestions for family and friends on a snowy, quiet Sunday. Also, cabining: Cabin for a night
  12. 3/19-3/25
    Honest to God, it was watching Chloe the sloth take five minutes to mosey her way into this zookeeper's arms and then getting to watch her eat a cup of fruit while sitting on the keeper's hip.
  13. 3/26-4/1
    Sitting at the bar with a bunch of our friends while our friend Beata made us fancy cocktails on her last Saturday night shift before she moves back to South Africa. 😪
  14. 4/2-4/8
    Girl's night out & downtown going away party staycation!
  15. 4/9-4/15
    Visiting my 96 yr old grandma in her tiny northern MN town
  16. 4/16-4/22
    Record store day & a backyard BBQ on a beautiful Saturday! *not my photo
  17. 4/23-4/29
    Going to the Cliché Crosswalk Fashion Show in Uptown was much more fun than I had expected it to be🌿🌴💃
  18. 7/30-8/5
    Oops, forgot about this list 🙈 Anyways, happy to have gotten to the beach on Mon. Finished reading my book, went swimming, ate a brat after!
  19. 9/3-9/9
    Staying in this geodome on Lake Superior for the long weekend 🍄✨
  20. 9/10-9/16
    Seeing this golden doodle sitting so well on this lady's lap at another crosswalk fashion show (which started indoors).