Ryan’s Birthday Weekend: Part 2

After attempting to sleep in a bit, but actually waking up around 8:00, I made breakfast in bed, because I’m an awesome girlfriend.


Look at that spread, willya?

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Ryan’s Birthday Weekend: Part 1

As I mentioned in my last post, we spent Ryan’s birthday weekend at Big Bear Lake, about 100 miles outside LA.  We dashed out of work a couple hours earlier to try to beat traffic, but Friday go-home traffic in LA seems to start around noon, so we didn’t really beat much.  We made it to our cabin in the late afternoon.  There was a cute little koi pond by the cabins, which Ryan wanted to fish, just because there were fish in it.

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