First Year, Maine

mmmm weekends

i made a very short (twenty seconds) video of my morning. piano music and falling snow outside. beautiful. i’m also sipping a cup of peppermint tea. mmmm weekends. here’s a frame so you can see what the video looks like. snow & philip glass how are you spending your weekend?

Motivation, Personal

someday…

  this is my dream. one day, i will live in a cabin in the woods where i cannot see my neighbors when i look out the window. i will see only nature, and trees, and beauty when i look out my windows. i can do what i like on my land and i will own a piece of property…

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Maine, Personal

time

photo from bethany at telling gets old time. something to consider. i have had almost none of it lately, with greenbuilding stuff at work and numerous meetings with US green building council people from our local maine chapter… journalism is not easy, especially if you’re anything like me and you throw yourself into it. i feel like i don’t have…

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First Year, Maine, Personal

marceline

this is marceline, marcie for short. she is our new kitten (she’s just a year old) we got on saturday. it was my birthday, so nick and i rode the bus out to our friends’ house and borrowed their car. we got to the foster home (marcie is from a shelter) and marcie was just perfect. she came right up…

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First Year, Maine, Personal

a walk in the park

i took this on sunday when nick&i went for a walk in the park. the sky was gorgeous (it didn’t feel like winter… sad!) and so was the weather, though it was a bit cold. we discovered a really awesome playground we will most likely go back to when it’s too dark for other people to be there. fun! ūüôā…

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First Year, Maine, Personal

january 3

¬†well, well. here we are and it’s january. a new year. wow. i don’t even really know what to think of that, or how to process it. so here’s a nice picture of a snow covered mountain, and more wishes for snow. how am i supposed to be a winter lady if there’s no winter around here? what the heck,…

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First Year, Maine, Personal

2011’s last friday

since i have the day “off”, here’s what i’ve got to do: go into the office for 2 hours or so stop at CVS on the way home for groceries get quarters for laundry//do laundry finish laundry//go to the Y come home//shower//make dinner WHALE, WHALE, WHALE and yeah. can’t wait to have a slow/easy/busy day. and all weekend is more…

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First Year, Maine, Personal

thursday afternoon

so my boss let us go home early today- that’s pretty cool. even though we could have tomorrow off, i think i’ll go in and check out some stuff i wanted to finish before the new year. workaholic! haha. anyways, tonight is cheese pizza, ginger ale and mostly writing and whale¬†work. i was thinking about setting up a photography tumblr.…

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First Year, Personal

hockey

so last night we went to a hockey game. specifically, the portland pirates¬†versus the providence bruins. although the bruins had a super interesting and coordinated way of playing, they lost because the pirates were too quick. it was a lot of fun- my first hockey game ever. now i kind of want to go again. i really enjoyed it including…

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Personal

patterns

wish i had these for wintertime. it’s morning and i’m not really awake yet. my tea failed me (or rather, i failed it) when it became cold because i was doing a lot of actual work (shocker!). trying to motivate myself to work… i really just want to do whale¬†work today! oh well. more tea next to me at the…

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