Monthly Archives: August 2009

Some thoughts before I hit the road.

It’s with not a little trepidation that I leave for my sister’s home in Utah tonight. It was a spur-of-the-moment decision, fueled by the facts that one, I miss her and two, I’m bored. I’ve had (have) too many days … Continue reading

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Because I have the time for random thoughts like these… now that I’m no longer reading Twilight.

Months and months ago (maybe years by this point) I was browsing a book store. It was a Barnes & Noble. I was with my sister. It may have been winter. I had nearly given up my search for something … Continue reading

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A week-before-my-birthday present.

Me (eying him suspiciously): Just in case you’re getting any ideas… NO BIRTHDAY PRESENTS. Him: Blah blah blah. Me: I’m not kidding, Husband. We agreed. Him: Suck it up. I already got you something. Me: What?! WHEN?! Him: A few … Continue reading

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I don’t do early. But I wish I did.

I love really early mornings and the utter peace and quiet of them. I love feeling as if I’m the only person in the world awake at that moment. Almost as if I’m the only person in the world, period. … Continue reading

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Something else to watch over and over and over again.

Just couldn’t resist. But then… we knew that, right?

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The one that’ll make me laugh and roll my eyes in a few years. (I hope.)

I sat down tonight to finally get caught up on my reading. And by “reading,” I, of course, mean my favorite blogs. Blogs that have gone sadly neglected in my Reader. My poor Reader. It’s bulging at the seams. Except, … Continue reading

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The job. An update.

I used to work in an office alone. Well, technically, I shared the office with two other people, but they were rarely there. Now I work surrounded by people in an open square-shaped room like this: Except the walls aren’t … Continue reading

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