Hello friends! I'm back! I hope you all are doing well. It's been a crazy couple of weeks. I don't think any move is ever 100% smooth, and while we definitely had our share of craziness, I'm happy to say that we've enjoyed our first week in Indiana so far. I have a lot of… Continue reading The Big Move Recap
Hello friends! I hope you had a good weekend. We were in our hometown on Friday for some family stuff, then came back to Austin Saturday. Yesterday I took some time to work on my tunic before finishing my chores and packing, and it felt good to take some time for myself. Still trying to… Continue reading Happy Monday?
Good evening everyone! It's a beautiful, sunny Saturday here in Texas, and I wanted to spend a little time catching up with you guys. I've already been married a month now, which is a little surreal - we spent so much time and effort planning for this wedding, and it was over in an instant. … Continue reading A Handmade Wedding
I'm not going to lie - my default mode is being a procrastinator. It's hard to feel motivated for something when it seems so far away, right? It's why I waited 5 weeks before my test the first time around to study. I've gotten better over the years, though. You get burned enough to learn… Continue reading Wedding Procrastination
Every time a new year begins, I feel conflicted. -Cautiously optimistic about the year ahead and what I can potentially experience or accomplish with a piling heap of -Wanting to accomplish ALL THE THINGS with a dash of -Morbid fear about what kind of sadness the new year will bring with an extra side of… Continue reading Welcome, 2018 or: Waiting to Get January Over With
One of my roles at work is being a safety rep. For the next several months, I'm giving focus topic meetings on different aspects of being a safety rep since we have a lot of new safety reps in the area. For my first focus topic yesterday, I decided to discuss the aspects I'd found… Continue reading Making Mistakes to Grow
Good morning everyone! I apologize for my absence. I was in the field for the past two weeks doing groundwater sampling. This trip had the most wells I've ever had to sample (59!) but it actually one of my least stressful trips. None of the equipment broke down, we stayed ahead of schedule for most of… Continue reading Where I’ve Been: Field Work and Lots of Crochet