Daily Notes, Life As I Know It

How to NOT get a date with a smart girl.

I've had this conversation many a time on a first date, in a bar, or on a bus.  If your conversation went something like this, don't expect a date... boy: so where did you go to school? girl: oh, I graduated from (insert good school here). boy: oh, wow, I bet you shelled out a… Continue reading How to NOT get a date with a smart girl.

Life As I Know It, Wistfully Whimsical Wishlist

Wait, when is summer break again?

As I have been working since May, my body is itching for a break...considering it's been about 9 months, I would say specifically summer break.  Three months of a completely different lifestyle?  Yeah, I could go for that.  I was told the other day that the school to work adjustment sometimes takes 2-3 years.  Ugh. … Continue reading Wait, when is summer break again?

Life As I Know It

First Day of School

For the first time in 20 years, it's the first day of school, and I am not invited. I know that for the majority of our young lives, we complain about the first day of school.  Dread it, even.  And I always dreaded my dad's yearly "first day of school picture" (sorry to break your… Continue reading First Day of School