Friday, May 20, 2011


this was a pretty fantastic week, and i'm so thankful for life in general right now.  i can't really put it into words, but i've been really productive this week and i'm feeling pretty hopeful that good things are on their way. 

here are other things i'm thankful for this week:
* one interview this week, with another scheduled for monday
{monday's interview is for a job teaching music to toddlers - weee!}.
* working on a business concept for something i'm really excited about!
* progress planning our bake sale {more to come on that soon}.
* plans to head home to san francisco in a couple weeks.
* friends {& all the good stuff happening for them}.
* coffee dates.
* music.
* tea.
* aaand i'm super excited and proud and thankful that my "little" nephew graduates
from high school today!!!  congratulations ryan!!

{by the incredible nan lawson - buy it here}

also, this weekend is the silver lake jubilee!  come join me hear some amazing bands {like the little ones}, check out local arts & crafts {such as oh, hello friend}, and hear poetry by my friend david shook {among many other cool things}.

what are you thankful for this week?


  1. I'm so happy for you and all of the wonderful things that are happening for you! If I wasn't on the other side of the country I'd totally join you at that festival! It sounds like something perfect for a Spring weekend!

  2. I'm thankful that you've got some interviews! I knew it was just a matter of time and planting the right seeds. Oh, Kim, I'm so thrilled that you had such a wonderful week and I'm only sad I can't join you at the Silver Lake Jubilee this weekend! Have a great time!

  3. thats brilliant kim :) ive learnt that being productive and busy generally equals being happier! good luck for your interviews and have a wonderful weekend xx

  4. teaching music to toddlers sounds like a fun job :)

  5. Your interview for Monday sounds like it'd be a really fun job, fingers crossed!

  6. I'm so excited for your interviews! You'll knock em out of the park! :) It sounds like you've got a lot of planning and good things coming up - I can't wait to hear more about what you're up to! :) Enjoy your time this weekend - it sounds like it'll be lots of fun!! :)

  7. I love these gratitude posts! I'm thankful that it's been sunny!

  8. Your gratitude posts always make me feel better (even when I'm not feeling bad.. they just give me that extra boost). I am SO excited about all of these interviews for you! The one to teach music to toddlers sounds too cute! Good luck chica! And have a wonderful weekend.. it definitely sounds like you're going to! :)

  9. I hope something great comes from your interviews! How fabulous! Have a groovy weekend! :)

  10. You seriously have the most amazing and talented people in your life. And I cannot wait to meet you in person! Yay!

  11. It sure does sound like a fabulous week! Congrats to your nephew! I am heading up to Santa Cruz and SF next weekend to see family and friends - I can't wait! Have a wonderful weekend! xxoo :)

  12. That looks like a pretty incredible week. I need to get going and be more productive too! Good luck for your interview! :)

    <3 Belly B

  13. whoo hoo interviews! sounds like you've got some great stuff heading your way :-) have a fabulous weekend!

  14. yeah, Kim. I am so excited about your interview. I had two this week. Fingers crossed for the both of us.
    I am excited that is the weekend. That I can finally get a bit of rest.

  15. yay! so many good things going on in your world!!!

    and thanks for the heads up on the jubilee! i had no idea. miss a couple of weeks of the la weekly and you miss a lot!

  16. so happy that you're so happy! have the BEST weekend, darlin'

  17. Yay for interviews and business opportunities! That's so great!

    I am thankful warm autumn days, beans on toast, and mango juice.

  18. I love your list, and I'm so glad for the wonderful week you've had! I hope things just keep on looking up... Good luck with the interviews and have the most fantastic time at the Silver Lake Jubilee!

    I'm grateful for lots of things this week... including you, my friend!

    E xo

  19. what a happy post to read! I don't feel as productive as you I don't think, but I am happy to have finally started exercising, more than just walking, post pregnancy. who knew it would be so tricky to get back into it? also thankful for the excellent morning/early aft i've had.

    good luck on your monday interview!


    -- you don't know how much i'm in awe (and at the same time shocked) to see this this morning, Kim. these are exactly the same words i need right now coz i've been quite slacking off lately. thank you so much. you're such a magical mind reader!

    happy weekend! xox :)

    ps. goodluck with your interviews! i hope everything goes rocketing well!

  21. What a beautiful list! This week I am thankful that I got to spend time with friends. : )

    Good luck on your interviews!



  22. That's so so so exciting about the interviews!!! I'm so happy for you :) The one on Monday sounds absolutely perfect, fingers crossed :)

  23. Your blog just makes me happy! Thanks for being you. :)

  24. celebrating the little things--I love it!

    good luck with the interview tomorrow!

  25. Sounds like a great week - my fingers are crossed for the job interviews :) Have a splendid new week Kim.
    A xx

  26. Good luck with the interviews Kim. So glad to hear that. Fingers crossed :)

  27. I love that little illustration! :)
    It's so gorgeous!

  28. Teaching music to toddlers sounds like it would be a pretty great job for you. Well, I guess teaching music to anyone really. :) I'll be thinking about you and crossing my fingers! Hope your interview yesterday went well!

    (and coffee dates, friends, and tea always sound AMAZING to me too!)

    Hope you had a great weekend!