Category Archives: Mind

A Season In Alphabetical Review

Today is August 28, 2012, and for the first time in my memory I am not participating in the traditional mark of another summer gone. This morning, while my roommate was packing his backpack and looking at his schedule, I … Continue reading

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Katie Gets Real About Her Future

Last night I was fortunate enough to get some QT with two of my besties-for the-resties, Colleen and Molly. I met these extraordinary young women on an equally extraordinary study abroad trip to Ireland the summer before my junior year … Continue reading

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Great Success*

(*said in the Borat accent) I spent a good portion of last night very afraid that GRE day was going to be a disaster. Remember all that hardcore playtime Millie Girl got yesterday? Well it appeared that somehow my outta … Continue reading

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If I’m Being Honest…

So this is a post about honesty, and if I’m being honest…. I really wanted to come up with a punny play on “Pretty Little Liars” for the title, since that’s all I think about these days. But it’s 10:35 … Continue reading

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Voting With My Dollars: My Decision to Start Eating Meat Again

As I’ve expressed on here before, I’ve been a vegetarian for the past 2 years. I made my decision to stop eating meat in the midst of a Food Writing class I was taking. The class was designed to make … Continue reading

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Apples and Oranges

I am constantly comparing myself. I don’t just compare myself when it comes to my health and fitness (although that’s a big part of it), but a main way that I tend to gauge how I’m doing in life is … Continue reading

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Stuck In My Head

You know how frustrating it is to get a song stuck in your head for longer than an hour or day? Has that ever happened to you? Last year, my old roommate Molly had “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” stuck … Continue reading

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For Your Listening Pleasure

One of the only commitments I’ve really been consistent about recently (more on consistency in a later post…) has been walking to work. I’m coming to really enjoy my peaceful 30 minute walks to and from the office, and the … Continue reading

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Christmas in July List

If I was still a camper at Camp Mont Shenandoah, today would mark Christmas In July Eve! Per tradition, we would be spending today finishing up our final craft projects for our Will Of The Wisps, which is just camp … Continue reading

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Just a Thought: What Gilmore Girls Has to do With Food and Entitlement

Last weekend I had a conversation about one of my favorite shows, Gilmore Girls. Instead of talking about all the wonderful things about the show (and boy is there a list), we were talking about how frustrating it is that … Continue reading

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