14,001 Days Alive
620 Days Straight on Duolingo
The humidity is hell on my hair lately. I usually ride with the windows down in the morning, but it makes me look like I ran through a wind tunnel so I have to use the AC on my ride in to work.
Continue reading “Of Fries and Frizz”
14,000 Days Alive
619 Day Streak on Duolingo
Oh man. I finally got my email inbox relatively up to date. I still have two months of memos to catch up on, but I’ll get there.
Continue reading “Of Milestone and Missions”
13,099 Days Alive
Today was Mother’s Day in the US. It’s a holiday I quite rightfully have complicated feelings with. So I ignored it, slept in until after nine a.m. after getting up at six to feed Spock. And just generally chilled at home.
Continue reading “Of Homebodies and Humdrum”
13,098 Days Alive
2 Scoops of Ice Cream Eaten
1 Order of Waffle House Hashbrowns Scattered, Smothered, and Topped Along with Some Pickled Jalapeño Peppers
Somehow my dates are off again. Something hinky there, but I’m too tired to care properly.
Today was a lovely day. I didn’t get around to cleaning the bathroom or doing laundry, but since I actively planned to do nothing tomorrow, maybe I can squeeze it in then.
Continue reading “Of Syrup and Snacks”
13,097 Days Alive
It was another great day at work today. But I am absolutely exhausted.
Let’s just say I tried to figure out if I could go back to school. The answer is depressing and expensive.
I’m going to bed. at least I get to see Reffie tomorrow.
Take your meds, folks.
13,095 Days Alive
Today was another awesome day. I got a lot of things organized and got the memos caught up to mid-April when there were ones back from November.
And filled a full page with questions for the training person tomorrow.
Continue reading “Of Quagmire and Questioning”
13,093 Days Alive
1 Massive Bouquet of Flowers
Today was a lovely day. My Papa Ben, Pop Tom, and of course their pups Max and Bear, sent me the most beautiful bouquet of flowers. It was bigger than my head and absolutely lovely. I nearly cried.
Continue reading “Of First Days and Flowers”
13,092 Days Alive
11 Hours Till I Start My New Job
1 Long Drive
I hate the long drive from Bill6’s and J’s house at night so I slept over at their place last night. We played Dinosaur Island and, of course, I lost. But I had fun playing!
Continue reading “Of Employment and Excitement”
13,090 Days Alive
3 Mini Margaritas Imbibed
1 New Recipe Tried
So J and I made Chicken Enchilada Soup this evening and pair it with some margarita slushees made from the new to me blender J’s lovely mother gifted us.
Continue reading “Of Beltane and Broth”
13,089 Days Alive
I ate breakfast, lunch, and dinner today. That’s literally the third time this month that’s happened. I need to get better about eating regularly. At the new job, I hope to pack lunches to be able to keep things in balance.
Continue reading “Of Endings and Eating”
13,084 Days Alive
12 Hours Being Social
180 Approximate Miles Driven Today
1 Burrito Bowl Eaten
Lex’s Baby Shower for Baby Alice was today. It was lovely, even if setting up the whole thing was a bit of a clusterfuck.
Continue reading “Of Sunburn and Showers”
13,083 Days Alive
I had a serious case of the talkies today. I just didn’t stop talking. Mania? Stress? Who knows?? Not me.
Anyway, I’m mid-finishing this baby blanket for The Baby Shower tomorrow. Gotta run!
Take your meds, folks.
13,082 Days Alive
I still have to make the protection charm for baby Alice, as well as finish her blanket. Nothing like the last minute, eh?
The baby shower is on Saturday.
Continue reading “Of Procrastination and Protection”