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birthday month

Today was someone’s birthday. But this lucky girl happened to be born during this month we affectionately call Blacktober… which means that between the 5 exams, 2 quizzes, 1 practical and generalized craziness this week, there is little time for … Continue reading

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the dessert

Here’s the fruit crisp my little sister made for our dad’s birthday. Just a little something she threw together… no recipe involved. But here’s a warning. Although it seems like a great idea, please refrain from putting candles into a … Continue reading

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lentil + mushroom pot pie – a birthday feast

Yesterday I came home for my dad’s birthday. My family doesn’t really know how to celebrate or throw parties, but we do know how to eat… so that’s what we did! The menu? Lentil and mushroom pot pie with green … Continue reading

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recap

So spring break happened. Quickly. And now it’s time to get back into it. What happened while I was gone? Well… a lot of nothing, but here’s a recap. 1. I turned 24.   2. I bought a new car. … Continue reading

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firetruck fiesta, and a big, deep breath.

Today’s study break was a birthday party. For a three-year-old. At a firehouse. Amazing, right? Absolutely the coolest idea for a kid’s birthday party. There were trucks, a boat, some hoses and, of course, firemen. I’m so lucky to have … Continue reading

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you have your hearts and we have our candles

  Today, this kid turns 25. Yeah… this kid. So while everyone else went out for Valentine’s, we stayed home. Lovely dinner, lovely wine. Easy. I guess it would be easy to be bitter about missing out on an awesome, … Continue reading

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birthday, happy

I have a family I don’t talk to. I know I’m not alone in this weird pseudo-family world. I had a roommate who was in my boat. My dad has three siblings he doesn’t talk to. It happens. In my … Continue reading

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