Category Archives: balanced life

Welcome to Ann Arbor

Moving is such an annoyance. Especially moving halfway across the country. The past 2 weeks  have been beyond stressful with finalizing multiple work projects, packing, setting up the long distance move logistics for all of our furniture and stuff, saying … Continue reading

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Hungry Duck Half, Decker’s Creek Half, and July 4th Weekend Update

I’ve been going back and forth over what to do about the blog. On one hand, I am starting a faculty position and my already crazy busy schedule will get crazier. On the other hand, I was able to blog … Continue reading

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What This Week’s All About

Thank you for all of your kind words on my last post about my PhD graduation!!! Real quick, head on over to the Charlottesville Wedding Blog to check out my 3rd post (a short one) as bride blogger 🙂 I … Continue reading

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That’s all she wrote

After 4 years of writing, studying, presenting,  analyzing…and writing, it’s officially over. I have graduated with my PhD, an incredible feat, especially considering the imposter syndrome I used to struggle with. Getting a PhD–the highest degree a university confers–is not … Continue reading

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Finding the Positive (Running & Love–E Pics)

If you’re like me, you’re probably glued to your TV/phone/computer watching what is unfolding in Boston right now. It’s just crazy and I hope all of my friends there hunker down and stay safe! No doubt this has been a … Continue reading

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I’m ready for my close-up

Another week come and gone. I swear this year has flown by faster than every other year. Maybe it has to do with getting older and crossing into my 30s, but every week passes faster and faster (I found this … Continue reading

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What’s Gotten Me Through

Let’s talk for a hot minute about all the crazy, guilty pleasure activities, food, music, pursuits that have helped get me through the long days of writing, sleepless nights, writer’s block, and anxiety–you know, everything that goes along with writing … Continue reading

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