And for the first time EVER in my life, it felt right: a decision made by a lost girl no longer needed to be found.
To entering 2017 with open hearts and raised bubbly.
But when I take a moment to chill out let it digest, I just want to write #blessed everywhere I can get my hands on! Taking a moment to reflect on even the smallest blessings for their massive impact.
Compiling a few thoughts and inside jokes while enjoying personal supply of Cadbury chocolate. What’s better way to celebrate a favorite holiday than to tell the story of Dee?
I’m aware that you are all aware of this exhaustive, marathon of a saga – but sagas are defined as a long, involved story or series of events, is it not?
And so this long, emotional story continues, 365 days after we decided it was time for a little separation.
Because fatherhood and parenthood will forever be defined by your decision to give up your career – a career prequeled by years and years of self-education; by years self-learning as a little boy in Vietnam, to a young adult in Illinois, to a man in the Bay Area.
As my little brother plans a trip out East to visit his big sister on our favorite holiday, this felt only appropriate.