Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, First Wednesday Off Campus Edition

1. being able to ease into the semester, kind of
2. getting up fairly early today*
3. slamming through my to-do list
4. getting to ease the dogs into the new schedule, too
5. the new water bottle my friends bought me**

*theoretically to make getting up at 6:30 easier tomorrow than it was yesterday, because...ouch.
** ice lasting from 7 in the morning until well into the evening? Yes, please.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Rescheduled Lunch with Julie Edition

1. Julie!
2. how happy the dogs are to see her*
3. seriously, like, all the wagging
4. fries
5. catching up

*next time, Julie!

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Last Sunday of My Summer Edition

1. still having Monday off
2. a slow* start to the semester
3. seeing people I really like
4. the epic nap I'm going to have on Tuesday afternoon**
5. learning stuff

*hahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha! Gasssssp! Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!
**it's a thing

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Ice Cream Saturday Edition

1. buying Jed a schmancy ice cream maker for his birthday
2. making ice cream "his thing"*
3. pretending it was all the dogs' idea
4. teaching Jed how to make ice cream
5. ice cream

*theoretically

Friday, August 26, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Forgetful in my Old Age Edition

1. getting enough sleep*
2. Bugs Bunny
3. taking a left turn at Albuquerque
4. knowing how to spell Albuquerque
5. when titles and lists don't match

*theoretical

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Lunch with Students Edition

1. students
2. especially students who come back to campus and immediately ask me if I want to meet for lunch
3. and then ask to bring a friend
4. feeling effective
5. being appreciated