We've got a finished cardi! With sleeves! The pattern was actually really easy to follow, and there is a great tutorial video to walk you through the steps (even though my brain took awhile to decipher the difference between front and back post crochet). Now I just need to wash and block it. The sleeves… Continue reading Ta Da!
Hi friends! This is a super quick post since things are pretty busy at the moment! Work is insane and I've had to pass on some of my reports to others. Working in consulting turns you into a hoarder; I don't LIKE giving up assigned reports, but my work load was just not sustainable. And… Continue reading Why Is It May?
Good morning friends! I hope you are doing well! The weather has been really gross here lately - raining and in the 30-40s. The weather was lovely the weekend before - warm, hints of sun. I went for a hike with friends and didn't have to wear a jacket. I went for a run last… Continue reading Why Is It Still Winter?
I've been wanting to hike Enchanted Rock for quite awhile. If you haven't heard of Enchanted Rock before, it's a beautiful pink granite dome located in the Hill Country. Climbing the Rock is a rite of passage for any Texan. Before my studies intensified in the summer, I was trying to organize a trip to… Continue reading Enchanted Rock and Fredericksburg Trip
I woke up on Saturday feeling melancholy. There were a dozen things contributing to my mood, but if you asked me to place my finger on just one cause, I would say - results are imminent. And each time, I forget how poorly I did on the exam and get a glimmer of hope that… Continue reading Nesting Season
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
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