Absolutely Mortified

Did you keep a diary in middle school or high school? Or a journal, if you’re a dude or especially artsy? Do you remember what you wrote? Would you share … Continue Reading →

Speechless event photo

Things my nice coworkers said

I think I’ve already mentioned how very nice and lovely my coworkers are (if sometimes a little misguided). We’re a small group, and so although I’ve only been there a … Continue Reading →


Happy Valentimes

One year in high school, when I was vehemently anti-Valentine’s Day and pro-female solidarity, I convinced some of my lady friends to wear lime green (or the closest thing they had) … Continue Reading →

Browser Tab Bingo

Browser Tab Bingo

Richard and I accidentally invented a game last weekend, I’ve dubbed it Browser Tab Bingo. It started while we were making breakfast—I thought I had pulled up a recipe on … Continue Reading →

Snow on IU campus in Bloomington IN

Back home again

Richard and I went home to Bloomington, IN to spend Christmas with our families. Last year was the first time I’d ever gone home for the holidays since I’d always previously… … Continue Reading →


Cat on a hot tin dancefloor

On Halloween, Richard and I went to a Skrillex show in our neighborhood. We put on some light-up costumes and headed into the loud, laser-filled former Ford factory event space and … Continue Reading →


Someone left a cake

I almost cried three times today. The saddest thing about this day is not the fact that I’m crossing the 30-year hump. It’s not saying goodbye to my 20s. My … Continue Reading →

Princess Bride and Wesley

Pwincess Buttercwup

Alright, I didn’t mean to write three posts in a row about The Princess Bride, but it is Halloween and I had this one drafted before that whole other situation became … Continue Reading →

As you wish nails

I was this close.

I touched it. His hand, that is. I know it’s incongruous to start out a post about an As You Wish book-signing event with a Robin Hood: Men in Tights … Continue Reading →


Why you can’t spring things on introverts

This Monday, I came across a tweet. And I died. I don’t want to go into the details about the immenseness of my love for this actor, but let’s say our … Continue Reading →