Monthly Archives: August 2012

This Week’s Recap in Numbers and Pictures

I absolutely LOVED your comments on my post a few days ago. I am fascinated by what people do professionally and the [sometimes circuitous] road they take to get to where they are in their careers. I haven’t had much … Continue reading

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Going to see Obama speak in Cville today! We’re actually standing in line now (they won’t open the gate for another few hours) but we’re pretty close to the front. So excited! Happy hump day!!

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Day in the Life–PhD Student in Higher Education

The blog as a snapshot of my life This blog is just a small snapshot of my life –most blogs are, actually. I mostly write about running, social experiences, and what life is like in Charlottesville. I don’t write much … Continue reading

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OrthoCarolina 10k Classic Race Recap

Good Monday morning friends! The bf and I got back late last night from Greenville, SC, where we were visiting some friends. We took a few unexpected pit stops so it was a bit of a longer drive than the … Continue reading

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Early Mornin’ 10k

We got up early for our 10k this morning in Charlotte, NC. It was a super hard course but we both had great races so much fun! πŸ™‚ Look at this amazing pic of me high-fiving the weird dog mascot … Continue reading

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Cville –> CLT –> Gville

We’re on our way down to Charlotte and Greenville, SC for the weekend and I’m blogging from my phone. Here are scenes from our oh-so-cultured pitstops. The J.Crew Clearance store in Lynchburg (it’s amazing!) and junk food lunch at Sonic … Continue reading

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23 Paws (#3): Sophie and the Sun

Today is August 23rd and thus the 3rd 23 Paws link-up from Cinnamon at Eat Pray Tri! You can check out Sophie’s 2nd post for this party here. Both of us love this link-up because we get to see everyone … Continue reading

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Yum, yum, yummy! Things I have been noshing on lately. As you all know, I’ve been feeling nauseous and have had this never-ending migraine and food always makes me feel better πŸ™‚ I’m obviously not a foodie blogger and don’t … Continue reading

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Random Musings

Where to start, where to start. It feels like it’s been forever since I posted (real time: only 4 days, not including my quick post yesterday from my phone). We finally got internet and TV today so I don’t feel … Continue reading

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No Internet

We won’t have internet until tomorrow and I have yet even more doctor’s appointments today, so I’ll leave you with these pics of our new place. There’s plenty more to come and obviously we have our work cut out for … Continue reading

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