what's going on: life edition

May has been better than April, so that's good. Life is a constant ebb and flow . . . we're starting to flow again after an ebb. 

Here are some photos from our flowing life - 

Alice's favorite donut of all time. She just licks the icing off and leaves the cake-y part for Charlie. That's what siblings are for. 

Alice's favorite donut of all time. She just licks the icing off and leaves the cake-y part for Charlie. That's what siblings are for. 

Lily of the Nile. One of my favorite plants in my yard. 

Lily of the Nile. One of my favorite plants in my yard. 

Taking a solo "I'm an introvert please let me recharge away from home" break at Starbucks on Sundays. Also known as "get shit done" power hour. 

Taking a solo "I'm an introvert please let me recharge away from home" break at Starbucks on Sundays. Also known as "get shit done" power hour. 

Alice in red and black. And dirty bare feet - always. 

Alice in red and black. And dirty bare feet - always. 

This is his favorite shirt right now because "daddy loves Los Angeles." 

This is his favorite shirt right now because "daddy loves Los Angeles." 

I cut bangs. This is the best part of the haircut. No need to see the rest. (Imagine Blair from Facts of Life. Thankfully my hair grows fast.) 

I cut bangs. This is the best part of the haircut. No need to see the rest. (Imagine Blair from Facts of Life. Thankfully my hair grows fast.) 

I watched August: Osage County. Loved every second of it. I liked the way it made me hurt, like pushing on a bruise. I need to watch it again to catch the million things I didn't catch, and want to, the first time around. 

I watched August: Osage County. Loved every second of it. I liked the way it made me hurt, like pushing on a bruise. I need to watch it again to catch the million things I didn't catch, and want to, the first time around. 

This guy. Nothing like tats and your daughter's kitty hat to remind me not to take life so seriously. Also: no regrets. 

This guy. Nothing like tats and your daughter's kitty hat to remind me not to take life so seriously. Also: no regrets.