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Awkward & Awesome Thursday

iphone chargersAwkward:
-Work this week. We’re all off kilter and it’s been a frustrating week. Are you here yet, weekend?
-Reading books you’re not crazy about…

Awesome:
-I MET MERYL STREEP LAST NIGHT AND TALKED TO HER!!! She looked me right in the face. It was a dream come true.
-Spending time with my mom! She makes me happy. She’s such a positive, kind person. She keeps me grounded.
-My Relay for Life team! Relay is June 13th and 14th! Can’t wait!!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

OWAwkward:
-This rainy weather. When we prayed for winter to end, we were thinking of the sun, not these thunderstorms.
-Getting a papercut UNDER my fingernail. Ugh.

Awesome:
-Getting into a workout routine again! And eating healthier. Whoo! I’m trying a new-ish program called Intermittent Feeding/Intermittent Fasting (IF) and it’s been cutting down on my off-hour snacking and cereal eating!
-First meeting for the women’s mission trip to NYC. I’m so excited to finally take my first mission trip. The fact that one of my favorites Emily will be going just makes it all the more sweet.
-Getting some new work coming through. Whew. It’s part time tech writing stuff, but I’m hoping to find some more to keep my workload full.
-Meeting and signing a contract with our WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER!!!!! =) SO ECSTATIC! Her name is Jessica Dingledy and she’s so sweet!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

no more playingAwkward:
-Feeling like I never get enough sleep. Ugh to weekdays.
-How much I enjoy doing puzzles while we watch tv at night. I’m turning into an old lady!

Awesome:
-MEETING MATT SMITH. OHEMGEE!!! I can’t wait until we get our jpeg of the photo, then I’ll post it [and other awesome Comic Con-ness] on the blog!!
-D’aww, adorable seal face!!
-New Girl! I didn’t really like the show at first, but it’s somewhat addicting. I really love Zooey Deschanel, so it was only natural that I’d grow to love this show. Thank you, Netflix!
-Caught up on Sherlock BBC episodes. =\ Now we have to wait HOW long for the fourth season? Oi.

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

plant signsAwkward:
-How much I love Doctor Who [see the first Awesome].
-Eating Green Beans for lunch… they only make me MORE hungry. Why is that??
-Sunny & warm weekend and then snow on Tuesday. UGH!

Awesome:
-WE ARE GOING TO LOUISVILLE COMIC CON THIS SATURDAY TO MEET MATT SMITH!?!?!?!?!?! EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEP!
-Snickers bars. And Zebra cakes. And cupcakes. And basically everything that is horrible for your body.
-Good headphones at work for audiobook listening!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

airport pick up drop offAwkward:
-Diets. I know it’s good for me in the long run, but man, I wish I was 20 again and able to eat everything I wanted without gaining any weight.
-Running into my mom at the local Mexican restaurant on my lunch break! She doesn’t even work in the same town as I do! =) It was a blast! She’s the best and made the whole rest of my day amazing!
-How loud and boisterous I am. I get silly and loud and then feel ridiculous when I go home and think about everything I said & did. I’m so hard on myself…

Awesome:
-Started getting into the fitness routine again… I really need to focus on getting healthy before the wedding.
-Meeting incredible new people who have similar interests to my own & who I feel an immediate connection with! It happens so rarely in my adult life, that I definitely feel lucky to connect with amazing people.
-Talks with Mitch about our future, our love, and our families. <3

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

smirkAwkward:
-Rolling back and forth in bed all night, trying to get comfortable, but utterly failing.
-The sleet and snow we had last weekend… it made laundry day that much more difficult.
-Waking up to a cracked and bloody lip! Ugh, I have the worst dry lips EVER.
-GHOST the Musical!! Bwuahahahahahaha!? Ridiculous & hilarious night with my favorite gal, Emily!

Awesome:
-Dogs that always look like puppies! Dachshunds, Boston Terriers, Chihuahuas… all manner of small dogs. =)
-We’re going to celebrate Mitch’s 30th birthday this weekend with our families! I can’t wait for him to open his gifts!!
-185 days until our wedding!!!! =) EEP!!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

astronautsAwkward:
-The quantity of canned ravioli cans that I have consumed this month.
-This WEATHER. It is practically March. I am ready for Spring already!!

Awesome:
-Finishing novels left and right (or should I say write, har-har-har)!! =)
-Fun new projects at work. I love learning how to setup and use new equipment!
-Mitch’s 30th birthday is this weekend!!!! WHOOO!! I’m marrying an old man! =)

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

an impalaAwkward:
-The amount of weight I’ve gained since Mitch & I met. I found an old photo of us… I wish I was as thin as I was when I thought I was big the first time.
-Being sick all last week & over the weekend. UGH UGH UGH.
-Someone fell outside in our icy parking lot this week and had to be taken to the hospital. Note to work: maybe if you guys had someone come through to clear the parking lot EVER, this wouldn’t have happened. Seriously, it’s been a sheet of ice out there for weeks now!

Awesome:
-Three day weekends! I had President’s Day [Monday] off work!
-Hot tea, pajamas, & great books! I wish I could just read all the live long day.
-Wedding planning dates with my momma. We sat together in a booth at Penn Station sandwiches for HOURS. =) She keeps me calm and collected. Thank goodness for awesome moms.

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

i've done it againAwkward:
-How long the remnants of last weeks oatmeal have been in my work mug. Oi. I better let it soak.
-Being sick. Being sick and being at work. Ugh.

Awesome:
-Getting approached to do sponsored posts! Hey, I’m an actual blogger now! ;)
-When a book I am REALLY looking forward to is ready and on hold at the library for me to pick up!
-MATT SMITH COMING TO LOUISVILLE COMIC CON!!!! I am so there!

Awkward & Awesome Thursday

all deez booksAwkward:
-My doctor found a lump on my breast. Had a crazy stressful weekend and two visits to the radiologist, but it was just fibrous breast tissue. THANK GOODNESS. Awkward & crazy & nightmarish.
-Eating so much, so fast that I almost choke myself. Ugh.

Awesome:
-Workaholics is widely underappreciated. It’s so funny and ridiculous. Same thing with It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, too funny and it gets no attention.
-The glittery snow this morning. It was beautiful! =)
-Going to the Pacers game tomorrow night!!! =)