Category Archives: Soul

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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Off the Sauce

This time last year, I made a big proclamation, and I’m about to make the same one once again: I’m laying off alcohol. Indefinitely. 22-year-olds all over the world are caught up in happy hour culture. Head out after work, grab … Continue reading

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Borrowed Wisdom

You know how sometimes you go to someone for advice, and you pour your heart out to them only to have them respond, “Oh yeah, that sucks…”?  I even have several friends who will just straight up say, “I don’t … Continue reading

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Preparation, Migration

This morning I woke up rather late. 8:00! I have to be out the door by 8:40… and I needed a shower this morning. I think I spent too much time watching The Hills on Netflix. Woops. I prepared my breakfast and … 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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Smelling the Roses

As a reformed type-B personality, I tend to err on the side of productivity and to-do lists being the best stress relievers. But sometimes my life feels like one big list of things to get done. After a pep-talk from … Continue reading

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Five Happy Things

1. My coworkers were all in LOVELY moods today, and were saying the sweetest things. Bobby gave us a nice little pep talk about carpe-ing the diem, and Manny said, “Every day’s a happy day! Bein’ sad don’t get ya … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorite Things

This blogger/writer I love, Gretchen Rubin, has a little formula for happiness: Increasing the good, decreasing the bad, doing what feels right, all in an atmosphere of growth. In my opinion, the most important element (and often the hardest to achieve) … Continue reading

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Independence

Do you think our founding fathers partied the evening of July 4th, 1776? Or do you think they were exhausted from all the signing and proclaiming? Yesterday  morning and afternoon were pretty tame. I satisfied my 4th of July burger … Continue reading

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10 Things That Make Me Feel Patriotic

Happy Independence Day!! In honor of this most important American holiday, here’s a list of 10 things that have the power to make this usually apathetic 20-something feel all red, white, and blue inside: 1. Country music. I have recently … Continue reading

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