Good Luck, Bad Luck, And A Little In Between

When I think about luck, good, bad, or otherwise, I think back to the day I met my two roommates, D and M.  They are my best friends, and if it is possible for a person to have two soulmates then these guys are definitely them.  We are crazy, dysfunctional, but whatever it is that…

Library!

I’ve been in my new apartment now for two weeks. In that time I’ve gotten the most important things figured out. I’ve found my coffee and my daily breakfast muffin, I’ve found the yarn store, and a guy to fix the alternator on my car.  Next stop: the library. And check out my first haul!…

2017 Reading Challenge

I love reading but lately I have been in a bit of a rut and am wanting to branch out with the types of books I read.  In search of a little inspiration for a bit of a change I found the reading challenge for 2017 by Hannah Braime. The challenge is 52 books in a…

A Productive Sunday

Yesterday I wrote about my current pile of unfinished knits, well after a decently productive day I managed to get 3 of them finished. My roommates both have man flu and so spent the entire day looking like a pair of beached whales. Slightly irritating but nevertheless it was the perfect excuse for a day…

Goals For 2017

I generally hate making new years resolutions, which is probably why I have waited until we are 10 days in to January to make some.  Resolutions always seem so fickle to me, like someone asks what your resolution is, you panic and say something like no more cake.  If I say that I am going…

Memories Of My Father

When I was six years old, my dad took me fishing for the first time. It was a weekend of many firsts actually: first camping trip, first fishing trip, first weekend away with my dad. I remember him being an almost stranger the morning he picked me up, the box of his pick up truck…