thank you and congratulations!

tj, for hooking me up

cp, for inviting me to oxford and france
and for expecting another little boy

lp, for being so gracious

ab, on getting engaged and securing a spot for the shop

cw, for opening soon! i am so excited for you. i wish i could be there!

ch, for opening next

the really funny shouts and murmers in the nyer i just got, for being so hilarious that i was cracking up at nerbone and people thought i was nuts.

ak, on learning that though nigella's books might be really beautiful, her recipes suck

whoever is in charge of the weather right now, for giving me a little sunlight

nal, for always talking to me even when you are too busy

and cs, for sending me that ridiculous letter