|The view from my parents' backyard deck. |
This is also where our wedding ceremony was held.
It was wonderfully relaxing to be in CA for so long, and save for the first rainy, cold day, the rest of our time there was greeted with sunshine and 70 and 80-degree days.
My vacation in numbers:
Days I played tennis with my Dad: 11
Children played with: 12
Dogs played with: 2
|Me and my brother Ben and future sister-in-law Iris's dog Oreo on Christmas Eve.|
Good Wife episodes watched: 14 (finished up Season 4, caught up on Season 5 so far)
Movies watched: 1 (Saving Mr. Banks with my mom)
Work emails filed/deleted: 600+ (more to go through today before going back to work tomorrow)
Walks taken: 10
Times jogged: 2
All-you-can-eat sushi meals: 2
Ramen meals: 2
In-n-Out Burger meals: 3
Karaoke nights: 1
Friends' homes visited: 2
High school friends met up with: 6
Books given as gifts: 27 (mostly children's books)
|My brother Felix reading MR. TIGER GOES WILD to my nephew|
|Cherimoya. Also known as custard apple, sugar apple, and soursop.|
2013 was a tough year--but here's hoping to a better 2014. Happy New Year, all!