Category Archives: life

Texas Was Amazing

My trip down to Texas to visit Joy was absolutely amazing.  Three years was much too long to go without seeing such a good friend.  Our time together went oh-so-quickly, and we had a blast. I flew down on Saturday, … Continue reading

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My First Quilt – Basted

It feels like forever since I finished the top and backing of my first quilt.  I just looked back in my archives, and realized that it’s been about a month and a half!  That’s a long time to let a … Continue reading

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Night Out at the County Fair

Last weekend, Ben and I went to the county fair.  I haven’t been to a fair since I was a kid, and I had a blast.  I think he was amused at just how much I loved it.  We waited … Continue reading

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I am fortunate to work for a company that will sometimes allow employees to float their holidays.  Instead of having the Fourth of July off of work, I took off on the sixth.  That meant that Ben and I got … Continue reading

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Remembering to Appreciate the Little Things

Lately, I have been incredibly stressed out and overwhelmed.  It seems like no matter how hard I try, I just get farther behind.  I wonder if grad school is even worth it.  Do I really want this degree that much?  … Continue reading

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