Monthly Archives: December 2010

White Christmas!

Mother Nature got it in just under the wire. Snow started falling at my Christmas location at 9 p.m. last night, so it was an official White Christmas. And this morning I woke up to 6 inches of white fluffy … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all

Tonight there is a Christmas tree and a dining room table groaning under the weight of Christmas cookies and my aunt’s amazing chocolate. Later there will be a candlelight Christmas service and a ridiculously large meal. It’s an embarrassment of … Continue reading

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Don’t say I didn’t warn you

 File this under “good to know.” Apparently the rapture is coming May 21, 2011. This is according to this group of nutcases, er, faithful Christians who did a little math, adding 7,000 years to the day that Noah closed the door of his … Continue reading

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Why I love having six weeks off for Christmas

 Sleeping in until 8 a.m. That’s late for me! Working out every single day. When you have nowhere you have to be, you have time to do all those special sit ups and fancy arm curls from Self magazine. Reading … Continue reading

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Second Year vs. First Year

 First year of business school is trial by fire. It is hard work and endurance. It is learning something new and potentially mind-blowing every day. It is drinking from a fire hydrant of information and figuring how much to take … Continue reading

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