savagemama: One year turned into a life

My neighbor Matt roasts the coffee I drink every morning. My other neighbors, Tim and Lindsay, make the soap that Eliza and Lucille fight over in the tub each night. Martin and Joellen, who are neighbors with each other, bring us this coffee and soap once a week through their local grocery delivery business. When I can save my pennies I go to Matt’s wife Amy’s boutique downtown and buy myself a pair of jeans that make me feel hip. On the rare occasion that I have an hour to kill like I did today, I go around the corner from Amy’s boutique to Garth’s bookstore, sit on the floor and read. His band played at our wedding and he doesn’t seem to mind.Read More »