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The Final Countdown

I have to say, I can't even think of that song without thinking of Gob Bluth from Arrested Development. Well, it's a wrap on Exam Cycle #3.  The suitcase is packed with my reference books and binders, my lunch is made and sitting in the refrigerator.  Two hundred hours of studying have been logged.  Tomorrow… Continue reading The Final Countdown

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Grumpiness

Last night it started raining, and I think the storms are bringing in a cold front.  Next week, the weather is supposed to be in the 50s!!!  I'm so excited. This weekend has been spent, you guessed it, studying.  I worked on a practice exam yesterday.  I bombed it.  Bombed. it.  I am so discouraged… Continue reading Grumpiness

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Neglected Projects – Lion Brand’s Simple Shrug

Today's blog post is admittedly a cheater post.  I figured there was no point in posting another picture of the same six squares of the Speckled Square Blanket I'm working on; progress has been very slow.  There's of course my looming exam (136.5 hours in).  We were also working on our wedding video this week,… Continue reading Neglected Projects – Lion Brand’s Simple Shrug

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A Break from Studying Update

Hello friends! I can hardly believe it is the last day of September.  I kept busy last week prepping for the final step in my project manager certification - the interview!  I was SO NERVOUS about this interview and definitely overprepared.  Fortunately, we were given the questions before hand, so the interview ended up being… Continue reading A Break from Studying Update

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A Cozy Weekend and Squishy Blanket Makes

This weekend I had a hard time studying.  I studied for 3 hours on Saturday and 3.5 hours Sunday.  The weather was rainy and cozy this weekend, and though this should have helped me get more into study mode, I really wanted to be doing other things. We did a little bit of shopping on… Continue reading A Cozy Weekend and Squishy Blanket Makes

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Little Box of Crochet – Sweet Summer Clutch Bag

Good morning everyone! I'm back to talk about the July Little Box of Crochet project...a sweet clutch! Let's see what we've got. And if we open it up, we see... A very lovely postcard with birds. I adore birds, so I think I'll hang this up in my cube. And then... You get three pretty… Continue reading Little Box of Crochet – Sweet Summer Clutch Bag