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Letters #5

May 11, 2011

Dear Husband,

Yesterday I told you that I cleaned up the HTML code on one of our websites, just because it was annoying me, and you told me I was so nerdy-hot. Thanks for appreciating that. You always seem to find the best way to look at things.

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Dear 30-Day What I Wore Challenge,

Thank you for being so challenging. I’ve learned that I much prefer to be behind the camera than in front of it. Also that I should work on my posture. I’m sorry that you’ve become one of those projects that I start and don’t finish. If it makes you feel better, you share that label with yoga teacher training, personal chef training, knitting a blanket for my friend’s baby (I’m so sorry, Linds!), and keeping track of all the wines and cheeses we try. Maybe I’ll pick you up again someday.

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Dear Lovely Landlord,

Thank you for sharing a bottle of wine with us, and for hanging out with us, and for buying us a lovely plant that I will no doubt kill in a very short amount of time, and for in general being the coolest, nicest landlord we’ve ever known. If it’s okay with you, we’ll probably live here forever.

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Dear Sushi,

Thank you for being so tasty and fun to eat. I plan on introducing you to my parents-in-law this weekend at Uchiko, and I know you won’t disappoint. Who can resist your raw-ness, your rice-ness, your fresh-ness, and your beautiful simplicity? I know I can’t.

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Dear Rain,

It would be really cool if you could hang out here for a while! We haven’t seen you in forever, and as I hear from farmers and gardeners and such, you’re kind of important. I’ll do a fun jig for you if you stop by. K thx.

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Dear Cameras,

I know I’ve been neglecting you lately, partially because you’re so heavy to carry around, and partially because I just haven’t been feeling inspired. I just want you to know that I’m thinking of you, and I miss you, and I hope to pick you up again soon.

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Dear Austin,

Thank you for this, and this, and this and this and this and this and this! You make me feel so proud. :)

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Happy Wednesday, everyone!

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11 Discussion to this post
  1. I love your letters, Crystal- it reminds me of how much I talk to myself and think, I should write this down! And, thank YOU for writing your latest culinary literary gift to Austin!

  2. Wei-Wei says:

    You, my dear, are infinitely awesome.

  3. Lexie says:

    Crystal- laughing (with you) on the 30day challenge. Dont feel bad, at least you gave it a shot! I have so many hobbies or things I want to do and I do not even start them. Cant blame you for having so many interests:)

  4. Leslie says:

    Great letters! We are getting lots of rain today (in Bryan-College Station) and everyone is SO grateful!

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  6. anya says:

    Maybe we could send you some of our rain!

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