I love get-to-know-you questions. Mostly because I like talking about myself and the best way to politely do that is to ask everyone at the table a question and then give a nice, hearty personal example answer to start things off. My favorite get-to-know-you question is, "If you had fifty words to describe yourself, what … Continue reading Here’s the thing about 24 hours with Suzanne
This week I got three free dinners, made a new friend, completely reworked the outline for Grayson and celebrated this little lady's first three months of life: Articles worth checking out: Confession of a Christian Who Still Struggles. by Ruth Wilson at Wrecked - “I confess that although I am a Christ follower- I still struggle daily. But I breathe … Continue reading Check this out!
I love Saturdays. Saturdays are my Sabbath. Most Saturdays I take time to read, write, blog, sleep, Netflix, and rest. This Saturday was the first Saturday in a while that I didn't have any plans and I was really looking forward to sleeping in and then not leaving my apartment for the rest of the … Continue reading Saturdays with Suzanne
This morning I got up at 6:44am (only after hitting the snooze four times, thank you very much) and read Luke 4. I got to school pretty early because I had some lacing letters to finish. But when I got over there I realized my contact paper was not where I thought it was (at … Continue reading A Day in the Life (with pictures!)
Ernest Hemingway said, "Write hard and clear about what hurts." Well, this hurts. Hard and clear. Yesterday morning I took Strawberry to the vet to get spayed. I was excited to finally have this procedure done and excited to tell Strawberry that she didn't have to suffer through motherhood ever again! (Although she was really … Continue reading To Straw-B, the best cat this crazy cat lady ever knew
I might have done this backwards - first looking forward to 2014 and then looking back at 2013 - but here it is, my highlights of the past year. First, ringing in the New Year with the Mulberry Community! Independence Day in San Pedro! My trip to Jarabacoa with Nicole! Strawberry was born! Teaching an … Continue reading Highlights of 2013
Around 11:20pm Strawberry's water broke in my bed. I quickly moved her off the bed, but as I was not expecting her kittens to come so soon, I had no birthing box prepared. Once she was down off my bed with all of the already born kittens, her maternal instincts kicked in and instead of … Continue reading Things have gotten out of hand
My birthday week! Hazah! I'm 24 years old now! And I still love the internet. Articles/blog posts: 16 People On Things They Couldn't Believe About America Until They Moved Here at Thought Catalog - First of all, move over BuzzFeed because I have discovered the lists of Thought Catalog. Second of all, this list is … Continue reading Check this out!
Last night after I was already asleep (but my roommates were still awake - so anywhere between 9:30 and 11:30pm) Daniela (the pregnant mama cat) got in my bed all happy and purring, walked across my arm (waking me up) and snuggled in. At first I thought nothing of it, then I remembered that she … Continue reading Kittens!