Saturday, October 22, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Anniversary Edition

1. celebrating 22 years on the 22nd*
2. having breakfast with Nan long before Jed's even out of bed
3. coming home for a nap
4. lazy, rainy days
5. Jed

*known in the Foley family as the "round" anniversary--it works for birthdays, too

Friday, October 21, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Short But Long Friday Edition

1. a 3-hour campus day
2. getting caught up with everything else*
3. connecting with people
4. not always having to actually meet those people**
5. seeing Nan tomorrow

*SO theoretical
**an online shop is a great way for an introvert who otherwise really enjoys customer service to do retail

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Busy Thursday Edition

1. how funny my friends are
2. how cool they are
3. how I can say, "I really don't have time to chat" and they get excited for me
4. BIG poetry news (sshhhh. Soon)
5. a flexible campus schedule

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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

1. being able to just drop things at the post office
2. groceries
3. printing more shirts
4. being a walking Etsy commercial
5. naps*


Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Long Tuesday Edition

1. being busy
2. especially when you're busy with good things
3. a really solid night's sleep after a long day
4. a helpful spouse
5. the thought that next week will be easier

Monday, October 17, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Warm October Monday Edition

1. not yet having to scrape the windshield
2. bees up and about before 8 a.m. because it's warm enough already
3. going back to my natural, sock-less, existence
4. not yet being ready to make chili
5. chili

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Five Things that Don't Suck, Sunday Brunch Edition

1. eggs benedict
2. crispy potatoes
3. coffee*
4. maybe one of those scone-like cranberry nut rolls they've got
5. jazz trios