01.27.12 Personal

Friday Randomness : Magic + Milkshakes

ast night we walked the dog and JD pulled the hoodie over my head, pulling the strings extra tout. It makes me feel warm, it makes him feel he's taking care of me. It's funny what strings can do. We walked in the moonlight around midnight, the streets quiet with the exception of the sound of Polo's paws prancing on pavement. I made fun of JD, pushing buttons a wife only knows, and he poked back. Next thing we knew, I taunted him from running four feet ahead of him, daring him to catch me four blocks later. He sprinted, I shrieked, and Polo ran between us in the light of the moon.

Life is simple, life is beautiful. And I don't want to forget the small things that make me happy.

Here are a few things that make smile this past week and I hope they do the same thing for you...

Who doesn't love a little Hipster Lincoln?

Beatbox, Level, really, watch this. Now.


The countdown has begun...

I hate when it happens...

Happy Friday!
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kegan - Love the milkshake pic!  02.20.12 - 11:29am
Flix - You are officially AWESOME!  02.03.12 - 8:38am
Nigel King - Love the Magic typography  02.02.12 - 1:21am
Bridgit - I made an iron-on decaled onesie for my sister's baby that says, "I hate when I make milkshakes and all the boys show up in my yard." Tacky? Of course . . . but it WILL make you laugh! :)  02.01.12 - 7:41pm
Kathryn Denelle Stevens - Something must be in the air! I'm about to blog about the same thing...not forgetting the small's what makes our life, OUR life. (my blog omits the reference to the hoverboard.)  01.31.12 - 1:06pm
Aisha Mujib Khan - Thanks for helping me discover the beatboxing flautists of the world. I'm a bit obsessed!  01.31.12 - 8:34am
Jamie - The milkshake pin is my ABSOLUTE fav pin Ive ever seen.When Im having a debby downer day... I read that or say it OUTLOUD. Try it. It makes me laugh every.single.time.  01.30.12 - 10:24pm
David james iliyn - Love the flute vid!  01.30.12 - 8:29pm
Yuliya Callahan - I like east, west picture ...LOL  01.30.12 - 8:00pm
ARI - YES! AWESOME!   01.29.12 - 7:53pm
Wedding Photographer Essex - Yo really cool stuff - I love it!  01.29.12 - 3:50pm
Stephanie Rose - I love that random sweet story about you and JD. You're right about appreciating the small things in life that are so precious! And the Kanye West picture truly made me laugh out loud.   01.28.12 - 5:37pm
Malinda - Wow the flute beatbox gave me chills and is totally inspiring! I would see that in concert. Where can I get tickets? You should have that flautist open for you.   01.28.12 - 3:04pm
Elizabeth - omg you are cracking me up this morning....thanks for the laughs.  01.28.12 - 2:00am
Walter K?zu Fotogr?fs - I love your work, your truly a talented photographer, keep up the awesome work.  01.28.12 - 12:02am
selena jacobs - Jasmine, I sooo cracked up on the milkshake.... Go Kelis!  01.27.12 - 9:56pm
Diana - HAHAHA!!! I am really LOLing right now.  01.27.12 - 6:01pm
Ashley Goodwin - I've been WAITING for my hoverboard! COM'MON! But what I'd REALLY love is a little machine that you put a small piece of food in and OUT POPS A PIPING HOT PIZZA! Yes, I am yelling. Back to the Future is one of my favorite movies. All of them. I get carried away.  01.27.12 - 1:42pm
Alejandro - Hey Jasmine... looking like 9G keeps you entertained ;)  01.27.12 - 1:16pm
Jill Denny - Friday Randomness are probably one of my favorite posts that you do. Thank you for being silly.   01.27.12 - 11:54am
Stephanie Stewart - Love this post! Love the stories of you, JD, and sweet Polo! And your internet finds this week? Hilarious!!! I have to show these to my husband, he's had a crazy week, and I just know he will crack up at these! Especially the hip-hop references!  01.27.12 - 10:50am
Kristina - LOL @ Kanye East Kristina Http://  01.27.12 - 10:00am
Alexis - Love the beat box flute video! :) And the sweet story about you and JD. All the best to you Ms. Star! :)  01.27.12 - 9:12am
Tami Inoue - Um, that flautist is kind of amazing!! Loved the random post...can't wait to see you in Chicago at "The Fix"...I can sure use some fixin' these days. :)  01.27.12 - 8:21am
Bianca - Is that a HOVER board?!  01.27.12 - 8:19am
Carrie Joy - The girl with the flute!!!???? Wow. Thanks so much for sharing... incredible!!! (oh, and I loved that last one too...)  01.27.12 - 8:18am
Samantha - Aw you two are so cute! Ha I'm the first comment :) yay! That's what happens when I 'stargaze' (yeah.. that's my word for stalking your blog..) for too long! :)  01.27.12 - 8:17am
Trude - LOL those are some great ones, especially the last one! For the longest time I had the Milkshake song as my mom's ringtone after one devastating time when the lid popped off when she was making herself a milkshake. I don't think the kitchen ever truly recovered. ;) See you at the LA Fix!  01.27.12 - 8:12am
Rachel Tatem - How cute! I love how much fun you have with life!  01.27.12 - 7:37am
The New Diplomat's Wife - I think that first piece about making your own magic is by Kal Barteski (she's one of the founders of Link with Love and was at Alt) and I'm sure she would love a little shout out for that piece. Love the randomness!  01.27.12 - 7:33am
Brent - Live View Studios - Haha! I love the beatboxing flutist. Word.   01.27.12 - 7:31am
Tara - bahhahaha. Love the last quote! And I love the Kanye West and Kanye East! HAHA  01.27.12 - 7:00am
alexandra - i love this post!! life is beautiful  01.27.12 - 6:37am
Life with Kaishon - Happy Friday : ) The milkshake thing made me laugh SO hard!   01.27.12 - 6:21am