Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Five Things That Don't Suck, Last Day Before Thanksgiving Break Edition

1. how it's...you know...the last day before Thanksgiving Break
2. how quiet campus is going to be today*
3. being all caught up on work stuff so I can go straight into cooking and cleaning mode today
4. hiring someone to come in and do the cleaning**
5. sleeping in a little tomorrow**

*it's quiet...too quiet
**theoretical, sadly

Monday, November 23, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Short Week/Long Lunch Edition

1. working one-on-one with students today
2. lunch with Nan*
3. listening to good music on the drive down to Westerly
4. and back
5. 1 1/2-day weeks

*Hi, Nan!

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Lazy-ish Sunday Edition

1. any time anyone scores against the Jets*
2. good friends who are willing to lend out tables for Thanksgiving
3. panini
4. dogs who steal each other's beds
5. me and my mom, narrating the football games

*Go Texans??

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Betty Campbell Edition

1. how much she loved her children
2. and her grandchildren
3. and her great grandchildren
4. and the people who married them
5. 99 love-filled years

Friday, November 20, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Rainy Friday Edition

1. the knowledge that, although it may be raining, it is nonetheless Friday
2. how warm it is out
3. the cookies I made for the peer writing tutors meeting
4. the peer writing tutors
5. the last meeting of the semester

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Five Things that Don't Suck, Not Enough Sleep Edition

1. coffee
2. the possibility of a nap later
3. maybe a little more coffee
4. tea
5. loving my job so much that I know it will wake me up

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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

1. haircuts
2. errands
3. getting errands finished so I no longer need to run errands
4. not having to get out of bed before it's light outside
5. slow mornings