Showing posts from February, 2013


This year, I have decided to participate in Lent. I've already had people saying "You're Mormon, you have to give up so much already!". But I have always been intrigued by other religions and their practices (I tried to be Jewish for a day once), and it can't hurt to participate! Most sources that I have read say that Catholics usually give up a food, and an activity. I haven't quite figured out what activity I should give up, but I have decided to stop eating so much bread, because I think it's going to kill me some day.

Let me tell you a little story... Last friday night I had a hankering for donuts. It was so bad, that at 2 in the morning, I went to Smith's and bought whatever was left of their assorted donuts. They were piled in a big box, for only 3 bucks. I took them home, and ate 3 of them while watching Downtown Abbey. Then I went to sleep. I woke up around noon on saturday, and I ate 3 more. Then I watched even more Downton Abbey. I didn'…

That was unexpected

I stole this picture from Caroline's blog last week, and it is now my desktop backround. It melted my heart the moment I saw it. Little Andi :) She just looks so joyful and happy. It's a good reminder that I have a lot to be happy about. I miss those kids so much and I can't wait to go visit them in a couple months!

Can I just say how much I love technology? It's great being able to talk to my family, see pictures of my niece and nephew easily, all through multiple devices! I got to have a couple good long chats with my sister and my Mom this week, and they were exactly what I needed :) I love technology!

I made a discovery this week: I want to work in a barber shop. I visited one on Tuesday, and it was the most amazing thing I've ever seen. 

I have also made another discovery in the past month: I am very young. And I don't know the first thing about moving a new place by myself, and working full time, and starting my career at 20, which is why I have decide…