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"Letters from Lydia": A Look Back on August…

Thank GOD it’s over!!  ZZZZZ!! As far as months go, August 2013 has to be one of the toughest I have experienced in my adult lifetime.  Between work (in all of it’s curricular revision glory), the shopping hiatus (no retail therapy), and the stress associated with the waiting for fellowship interviews (and they’re not even… Continue reading "Letters from Lydia": A Look Back on August…

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Ambiguities in August: The (maybe) Final "Summer"

beautiful blue skies I’ve been staring at the skies recently, in complete awe of how July has passed us by with no more than one week of hot/humid weather (REAL summer weather).  In all seriousness, the past couple of weeks in July felt more like September/October…so much so that I think my mind has already… Continue reading Ambiguities in August: The (maybe) Final "Summer"

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"Letters from Lydia": June…Moon…Spoon…Maroon…just one rhyme at a time…

Greetings from the land of the perpetually pooped and moderately morose!  It seems that life has been dealing us some interesting circumstances – none of them bad, but still emotionally draining.  A lot of it is the culmination of the past two years here in East Lansing, Michigan, as we have had to say goodbye… Continue reading "Letters from Lydia": June…Moon…Spoon…Maroon…just one rhyme at a time…

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"Letters from Lydia": As the War of Seasons Comes to a Close…

Get it out of your system while you can, Winter! While I don’t doubt that Michigan weather still has the ability to throw us a climate curve ball, I think it’s safe to say that (what feels like) Spring officially arrived on April 26th (just in time for my big day!).  Breaking out lighter clothing… Continue reading "Letters from Lydia": As the War of Seasons Comes to a Close…