Archive | September, 2008
25 Sep

thankful thursday

  • free days at work to do side stuff
  • good running workout at practice
  • skinny jeans b/c i realized that if i had them, i could wear ANY shoe and look fashionable
  • pwb, b/c without him, i’d be a mean ogre and in the worst mood ever
  • FF for crosswords, food excitement, and spontaneous drinks.. like smoothies
  • good cultural food in the area (food factory: afghan/middle eastern)
  • credit card
  • card
  • all the means that allow me to have a shopping addiction
  • my new parking permit
  • mira’s return and thus her taking back her projects (read: one left)
  • healthy thumbs, i never knew how much i need my thumbs
  • sweaters, warmth, comforters, hot cocoa
  • raq, who lets me be stupid and laughs along with me
  • a break from people and still seeing the favs
  • rb’s hairstyle website which is GREAT b/c its a ton of asian people
  • bars like cstone with a relaxed atmosphere and talk to and drink with friends.
  • cooking dinners again 🙂
19 Sep

thankful thursday

  • sleep, sleeping in, naps
  • pside reunions, p.kim’s insanity
  • my sg girls, endless tangents
  • relaxing days, doing things for myself
  • shopping, new clothes/shoes
  • gorgeous dresses that make a girl feel like the prettiest girl in the world
  • fball practices, water breaks, exercise
  • almost all my adopted projects just got printed/sent to press. now i can do my own work
  • designer lunches out to get away from the insanity at work
  • my favs when i need them most and don’t really feel like facing the world
11 Sep

thankful thursday

  • mars plastic erasers, they work REALLY well. and for some reason i forgot i had it for about a month and have been using a really old, crappy pencil eraser,
  • bottles of water, g got me hooked on drowning, so during my car rides to/from work i drink a whole bottle,
  • relay for life, b/c of it i have tons of water sitting in my basement.,
  • cheese cubes + pretzels, this is my ultimate go-to snack b/c its salty, healthy and yummy,
  • cable/downloadable tv shows like mad men or project runway.,
  • good grammar. consistent edits. veteran editors to smooth over big probs with projects,
  • all my little freshmen friends who throw free food my way,
  • sobriety checks, i don’t want to die,
  • dback for announcing sobriety checks,
  • stealing a telephone line from a coworker who now works from home so that i can now check my voicemail! (or.. when i get the guts to record a voicemail message…),
  • understanding printers, editors, coworkers. when i am scrambling to do projects and things aren’t working right. ,
  • don pablos happy hour margaritas. $3 well-sized margaritas. enough said.,
  • concert buddies. slash going to a concert with becky, NOT wasting tickets for lame reasons.,
  • carpool days, i feel like i actually still have friends b/c i get to interact with someone on a regular basis.,
  • getting my darling SG back and co-leading senior class with christopher.,
  • good times with christopher. we go way back,
  • mac mail (the program) so i don’t have to use mail@umd which is a pain
  • fball
  • other halfes. rb. ff. raq. crazy times with crazy people.
  • being able to come home and pass out.
  • 100% fruit juice.
4 Sep

thankful thursday

  • surprise phone calls from other halfes
  • song emails from RB!
  • the fact that FF+PP = Very Odd (and people constantly tell us this) but we have Great Memories of endless laughter
  • lists of why you absolutely love someone 🙂 i love knowing that someone means the world to someone else and isn’t afraid to let people know
  • HOV lanes + carpooling, as complicated as it seems sometimes, its useful and environmentally friendly.
  • the promise of concerts that will actually be attended and tickets actually used
  • friends i can just sit back and hang out with
  • SO many different groups of friends that are always willing to let me chill for a bit to catch up
  • seriously, the best friends EVER.
  • big words, and bugging BFF about them so she can study for SATs
  • having so many friends that i have nicknames for. shows how close and how silly i get with people
  • contacts, wearing glasses for a week and a half is torturous!
  • easy access to drinks this summer; as its harder now that people don’t live in the same building or work at or live down the street from bars
  • no more meds (and theoretically no more lingering illnesses) and no more metallic tastes in my mouth
  • freshly painted walls, they look SO clean
  • cp in the summer, empty but so so friendly at the same time
  • still working at school so i can see all my friends
  • my madre’s car that i’m borrowing everyday so that i can do whatever i want, esp since i can now visit my bmore loves
  • mix cds (esp val’s fair carpool mix), the radio doesn’t cut it in the morn and i get annoyed at pop occasionally
  • mixtape – butch walker
  • good music, gorgeous voices
  • miraculously doing the fair budget correctly this year so that i don’t have to throw in my life’s savings for once
  • the fact that the fair budget worked out and we had enough money to cover everything 🙂
  • the end of fair business. i’m always glad to wrap up loose ends.
  • vitamin A, b/c my night vision, ESP with glasses (daniel can attest to this, seeing as he almost died) is crummy to the max.
  • rita’s dates
  • not having to drive everyday
  • a good nights sleep when i can sleep in
  • nights with my bests like the old days.