Category Archives: friends of the family

It’s been a while – a long while – since I updated.  Since the last thing, I have gotten married, gone on a honeymoon, gotten a permanent job, and turned 29.  Those are just the big things.  There are literally … Continue reading

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swift

I’m going on Saturday to help my parents move some furniture into their new home-away in Blue Grass, VA.  It’s supposed to be cold and rainy, but I’m not opposed to trudging in the sludge if necessary.  I’ve been working … Continue reading

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up and up

Cousin extraordinaire Nathan sent me a tip on this song last night: I’m definitely digging it.  It’s my morning anthem so far.  It has basically everything I love, plus bonus banjo!  I will listen to this while I answer emails, … Continue reading

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never fails

My impulse control issues from 3 months ago are really doing a number on my real-world anxiety this week.  Other contributing factors are seemingly unsolvable work problems with ridiculously tight deadlines and the post-New Year’s Eve face breakout I’m having … Continue reading

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spirited

I’m working toward that Christmas spirit.  It’s coming along nicely.  I’m normally a scrooge, but for some reason this year I’m kind of excited about it.  O and I will be spending Christmas together for the first time ever.  I’m … Continue reading

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Whoa!

In totally awesome friend news, JJ came over tonight with some wine and a bag full of cotton yarn for me, to facilitate awesome sweater knitting.  It is this lovely loveliness: And it is the actual recommended yarn for the … Continue reading

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update from vacation

A jellyfish tried to eat me from the foot up this morning.  I punched it in the face and then ran away.  You can see on my foot the trajectory the tentacles took before the jelly ultimately just sat its … Continue reading

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