Category Archives: Be Happy

Double the Upgrades, Double the Stress

So quite a bit has happened!  Upgraded two areas of my life recently: my job, and my living situation! First, the living situation. The boyfriend got an amazing job offer in Connecticut, so we moved to the East Coast! Not … Continue reading

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Halloween Pop Culture Education

Confession time.  I have never seen Hocus Pocus.  Nor the Addam’s Family or Addam’s Family Values.  Last year, I found Hocus Pocus on DVD for like $5, and I never even opened it. Halloween is a few days away.  It’s … Continue reading

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Eddy

  I realize that picture is enormous, but the sentiment is pretty important, not to mention pertinent to this post. (side note: I love alliteration) So something was up with Murphy. Not sure if her eyesight was getting worse or … Continue reading

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Epona

So. I was in a car accident.  Somehow, in all the ensuing paperwork, they’d gotten my phone number wrong.  So I’m on the other side of the country for work when I get an email saying “we’re totaling your car, … Continue reading

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Perfect Summer Day

I’m a planner.  I love making lists and putting things into spreadsheets.  Lord help us all should I ever learn to do pivot tables.  But there’s something a bit unromantic about planning every little thing.  There is definitely something to … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

So I finally got a new pet!  She’s a tiny tortoiseshell cat with a half black, half orange face.  She’s an absolute love, and a bit of an escape artist.  But I’m not sure what to name her! She came … Continue reading

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Upgrading My Parents

Nah, I didn’t trade them in for another set.  But one of the awesome things of living an upgraded life is sharing it with others! Since I travel quite a bit, I have quite a few frequent flier miles saved … Continue reading

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Wanting a New Pet

I want a pet.  I miss having one. The boyfriend has a cat, a very sweet cat, but it is definitely *HIS* cat.  I want a pet of my own. I don’t know what kind of pet though.  Part of … Continue reading

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Upgrading My Look

I am far from being a girly-girl.  I dislike fashion.  It’s too much damn work, and usually not comfy.  I would far rather wear workout clothes and my Vibram Five-Fingers than a cute dress and heels. (Most of the time. … Continue reading

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Been in a Funk

I’ve been in a funk lately. Pretty much ever since Bentley died. I was so sad and upset, and then I was moving, and then work got really stressful-still is.  I kinda dropped off the face of the earth, and … Continue reading

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