Archive | July, 2007
26 Jul

thankful thursday

  • anti-itch cream
  • never ever having chicken pox b/c i probably won’t be able to bear it
  • mirrors, to count my 100 bug bites
  • lakes
  • bikes b/c it makes transporting things to a campsite easier.
  • camping!
  • gym membership, i miss running inside 😦
  • hot fudge brownie sundaes at mcd’s
  • GELATI from carmen’s. not turkey hill duetto. not ritas. woodley gardens/cges love!
  • productive meetings
  • dhall friends
  • rock paper scissors
  • being able to wear casual clothes to work
  • tshirts+shorts combos when i’m not at work (how did i manage to only bring home one tshirt this weekend??)
  • the best coworkers ever
  • finally finishing 13093 of the neverending projects at work
  • more magazines with my name in the credits!
  • a growing design portfolio 🙂
  • my internship, which is really a huge catch for any designer attending UM
  • working with the AIGA-DC president and one of the event coordinators
  • really fun catalogs/samples from veer
  • end of the week fun with the boyfriend 🙂
  • white peaches! b/c they taste soooo gooooood.
  • mrs li for picking the white peaches 🙂
  • the best friends i could ever ask for
  • real emails
19 Jul

thankful thursday

  • longer work weeks: i get more projects, more money, more stuff accomplished
  • no more orgo and a B in both lab and lecture 🙂
  • patience
  • orchards, homemade peach pie
  • friends
  • comfy beds
  • skirts
  • cars
  • happy dreams
  • restaurant weeks
  • cough drops, benedryl, anti-itch cream
  • love
  • good talks with friends
12 Jul

thankful thursday

  • eating. fasting is awful awful awful
  • the ability for my blood cells to replicate.
  • happy veins that pop when necessary. ( for doctors. not drugs.)
  • peeeachessss. b/c i could eat them ALL DAY LONG (come peach picking with me! i will make pies!)
  • NO MORE ORGANIC CHEMISTRY.
  • currently winning my running bet (helloo free dinner)
  • taco salads that make salad eating bearable (yes, i like that commercial about it too)
  • parks, lakes, woods, outdoorsy events
  • summer warmth
  • sunshiney days
  • really really big thunderstorms!
  • standing outside in really really big thunderstorms
  • OUTSIDE
  • my bruises are almost gone from fighting that bear (nathan sent it to me)
  • sugary food my grandma used to make that helped establish my
    sweet tooth (mashed potatoes, broccoli, steamed donuts, pancakes…)

  • breakfast food
  • ice cream, gelati, fro-yo, and the like
  • ex-roomie randomness
  • pay days
  • credit cards to help out when pay day hasn’t come yet
  • a sure-shot of passing orgo2 🙂
  • a great grandpa home for parts of the fair
  • the fair almost being here! yay! the fair!
  • all my fav drama kids. and perhaps a couple face painting kids too.
  • pools. invite me to yours, i want to swim!
  • lemonade, margaritas, summer drinks
  • boyfriends that are willing to make compromises
  • my RB
  • bbqs
5 Jul

thankful thursday

  • body fat to cushion falls
  • cameras that would have recorded amazing bike flips
  • lakes, ponds, etc with all the peace you get from boating
  • wildlife on lakes, ponds, etc.
  • a loving boyfriend who made sure i was okay after my big fall
  • adrenaline rushes that make you act on instinct without thinking
  • my orgo textbook’s author paula bruice b/c its seriously the best science textbook i’ve had
  • my orgo exam1 score that makes me happy 🙂
  • classmates who also get annoyed when after spending 2hrs in lab, we learn that we don’t have the right reactants to perform the lab, thus class is cancelled
  • popsicles, they taste damn good
  • not having to move from my room to see the fireworks across campus
  • best friends, boyfriend, people that matter and precious to me
  • my family’s good health
  • cars and other various convenient methods of transportation
  • design books for inspiration