plain and simple;

  (via weheartit) I just want…. ….to let you know I appreciate you, my friends on Facebook who consistently (or inconsistently) click these links to my blog, my 3 (COUNT ‘EM) 3 Google reader followers, and any other people who find their way here. All of you. You are solid gold. …to buy one way […]


"But is it such a bad thing to live like this for just a little while? Just for a few months of one’s life, is it so awful to travel through time with no greater ambition than to find the next lovely meal? Or to learn how to speak a language for no higher purpose […]

to be surprised;

  *The following segment of “Deep Thoughts with Mackenzie” shall be unofficially sponsored by the toe-tapping tune of “To Be Surprised” by Sondre Lerche*   To be completely honest I had no expectations for this trip. None. Zilch. Rien. Null. Zero. All I knew was that I would be spending many chilly, Bostonian nights snuggling […]

a baby update;

Listening to some Vampire Weekend. Inside the Boston Public Library. All snuggled up in my brother’s sweatshirt and my new $5 Tar-zhaaaay beanie. Belly filled with deliciously overpriced mall Indian food.   I think if you looked up “smug contentment” in the dictionary, you’d see this: Oh blog, I missed you. I’m sorry I pulled […]