Hey, does anyone out there have a fitbit? I'm looking for friends with fitbit (especially quirky ones!) and I love most of the people on this site.
Anyone? Anyone?... Read more
I'm back, baby.
Well, everyone falls off the wagon every so often, right?
Other than being extra self conscious and a little pudgier than my typical already-slightly-pudgy self, I'm pretty happy. Things got pretty bad, but I started paying at... Read more
Good news, Bad news...
SO MUCH NEWS...
Well, the GOOD news is that I got a fancy shmancy new job! (I know, I just GOT a job a month ago, but this one is an assistantship that pays half my tuition in addition to giving me a salary that is twice what I was making i... Read more
Wooing time to my side
This turned into more of an inner monologue right now, I guess.. Although I'm still trying to decide a few things, this entry is rather dull - my apologies.
I think it's safe to presume at this point that I've fallen off the wagon, and my b... Read more
Oh good LORD.
Yeah, so you know how everyone tells you that in grad school you have no time to do anything at all if it's not school related?
I've got my job (office assistant, isu advance program and sp@isu) from 9 - 12:45 (that means ca... Read more
Here, there, everywhere
Hope everything's going well with you all - did anyone miss me? Wait, no? Well you guys didn't have to be such jerks about it, I was just asking.
I'm kidding. I missed you all a lot. ... Read more
Wow, I looked in the mirror today and finally realized how dang out of shape I am after about a month of not working out.
Life has been busy and complicated. We're moving, and I have no idea how to pack this crap up.. we're supposed to have... Read more
A woman should have..
By Pamela Redmond Satran
A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE ...
enough money within her control to move out
and rent a place of her own,
even if she never wants to or needs to...
something perfect ... Read more
When I grow up..
As soon as I'm employed, we're going to have enough money to get a ton of fruits and veggies every week...
...I hope that when I reach that point, I'll remember how much I've wanted a huge bowl of fruit since I got back.
Rice, beans, ... Read more
No much time this morning, but I just wanted to say that my husband is wonderful. He had no meetings today, but he had still planned on waking up early and going in around 8:30 to work on a chapter of his dissertation..
I had a horrible ni... Read more
The future is now!
I would like to meet with you to discuss and plan your participation in IVA courses. If you are in Ames. most of my afternoons are open. We can meet in my office 387, College of Design at a time and date of your choosing. I have looked at... Read more
Sweet flaming messiah, you guys..
The reality just hit me - I have a GYM MEMBERSHIP. It comes as a perk of being a grad student. What do I even DO?? I'm checking out the place today.. Looks like there are going to be free classes for studen... Read more
Oh lord, please don't let me be misunderstood..
Man.. after eating raw for those 3 weeks, going back to cooked food has kinda done a number on my body. My digestive system is slower, my energy level is a bit more wacky, my desire to exercise has been nil (although I won't use it as an excuse ... Read more
I think it's time to start writing music again.
Unfortunately and obnoxiously, my guitar as well as my recording equipment is stuck 4 1/2 hours north of here, along with all our wedding gifts. Ratsin fratsin!
So I got a haircut.
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What a difference a day makes...
So I got accepted into a Master's program at ISU for Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies in Music, Visual Art, and Graphic Design!
I'm excited, I'm nervous, I'm without a sou, and I'm head-spinningly happy.
Money is going... Read more