Monthly Archives: March 2013

Ski Trip! (part 1)

We usually go skiing in January for Peter’s birthday.  This year, however, most weekends were busy with wedding prep and school work, so we didn’t get a chance to go.  On top of that, our favorite mountain (June Mountain) was closed this season! Over the years, we have developed quite a strong bond to June […]

My favorite holiday!

As I mentioned on Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day is my favorite holiday.  I think I really just like the color green, and I like celebrating things (who doesn’t?).  For the big day we decided to host a delicious St. Patrick’s day breakfast extravaganza.  We even wrote a limerick on the invitation.  And best of […]

The random things I keep.

I wouldn’t call myself a hoarder (yet), but I do admit to having trouble getting rid of stuff.  My closet is a prime example.  The problem, as I see it, is that there is no problem.  I would get rid of clothes if I didn’t wear them; it’s just that, I tend to wear them […]

Being an adult

Growing up, I hated running errands.  My mom would always ask me if I wanted to go to the grocery store or the library or some other mildly interesting place, and then once she got me to acquiesce, we’d make 6.5 other stops along the way to places like the post office (eeek! The line!) […]

Life/Work balance

This past week, my life/work balance has been out of whack (in the favor of more life, less work, so I’m not complaining).  I have found that routine is important to many people (myself included), and before last week, I had a great routine set: teach in the morning, research in the afternoon, and I […]