Category Archives: Celebrate!

Just some pretties to get you through the week

Have I mentioned that I am OBSESSED with all things flowers? Oh yeah, I have once or twice 😉 I’ve never been a fan of tightly packed wedding bouquets. I want mine to be big and wild. I mean HUGE, … Continue reading

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Happy National Running Day!

 How are you celebrating? 

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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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Healthy Birthday Lasagna

Ok, ok so it’s been awhile. Over a week since my last post, I can’t believe it. Finally I have turned in my final dissertation draft and can check a HUGE accomplishment off my list (I basically did that after … Continue reading

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It’s official. I’m a Dr.

Yep. Today it finally all came to an end with my dissertation defense. I’ve had a rough time the past 3 months, but it was all worth it today when I passed my defense and could officially call myself DOCTOR. … Continue reading

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4 Week Countdown

4 weeks. 28 days. That’s all I have left to finish my last four chapters of my dissertation. And after these 4 weeks I’m going to zoom back into the blog world with a vengeance. Just be warned: I’ll be … Continue reading

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