The Back-to-School Grind

I don’t have words to describe the craziness of my days over the past three weeks. I feel like I need to just have “School is back, y’all” stamped on my forehead so people who pass me in the store will understand and have less judgmental glances when they see my out-of-control hair, rumpled clothes (despite my ironing nine hours earlier), and crazy, slightly glazed-over look.

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I Spy: Book Edition

In a previous “Fab Five” post, I discussed items on my wish list, which was really popular, so I thought I would make it into its own “thing.” Most of these are accumulating in my wish list right now since grad school monopolizes so much time, but I can’t help but “window shop” a little online. I don’t trust myself to do the same in real stores– it gets me in trouble (especially in Target). After looking at my list, I realized that many items are books, so I figured I’d group them together for this edition of “I Spy.”

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Happy Birthday, CTS!

One year ago today, Zach started (what I thought was) a small side project that he called Crown Town Soccer. It was in the midst of a three week stay at the Atlantis Lodge, our family’s pet-friendly motel on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina (shameless plug). I was home going through last-minute wedding preparations and he was helping out around the motel. In the time that he wasn’t working, this was his project.

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