Thoughts on Travel

Soon, I head out of state on a work trip. I’ll be flying for the first time since pre-pandemic and I won’t pretend I’m not ultra-conscious of the fact that there’s a current spike going on. I’ve decided to do what I can to protect myself and others, but not fixate on it. I want… Continue reading Thoughts on Travel

22 Things I Want To Learn in 22

I’m working hard on ‘personal development’ this year – I feel like I lost a lot of myself over the past couple of years and 2022 is an opportunity to turn that all around. One of the things that changed in the most dramatic way was that I lost most of my curiosity. I’ve always… Continue reading 22 Things I Want To Learn in 22

Top 5 Reads in 2021

I read a lot of filler in 2021, but I also read a few of what have become my favorite books of all time. I don’t like reading long book reviews – they seem to give too much away. So here are my top 5 reads of 2021 reviewed in 5 sentences (or less). The… Continue reading Top 5 Reads in 2021

22 Things in 2022

I’m jumping on the “22 in 22” trend… hard. Every Monday this month I’ll be posting a 22 list, starting with this general one. Upcoming lists are: 22 Outdoor Things, 22 Books I Want to Read, and 22 Things I Want to Learn. I’m excited to get things accomplished in 2022 – I’ve been really… Continue reading 22 Things in 2022

A Zombie Apocalypse Reading List

I’m reposting this 2018 Zombie related book list because I still stand by it. ~Sarah I love reading about the zombie apocalypse! I don’t read nearly as many as I would like, but I truly enjoy the genre. I enjoy the apocalypse in general, though. Here’s a list of books I think should be on… Continue reading A Zombie Apocalypse Reading List

Interesting Halloween Tidbits

This year has not been very Halloween-intensive around the apartment, but I wanted to give it a nod anyway. Halloween is an interesting holiday, so it wasn’t hard to come up with this list. Even if we aren’t actively celebrating, who doesn’t love spooky things? While technically not about Halloween itself I think it’s kind… Continue reading Interesting Halloween Tidbits

How My Fear of Chickens Began

One thing I get made fun of a lot for is my absolute hatred of chickens/roosters. Like many hatreds, it stems from fear. I am terrified of chickens. Irrationally so – very out of proportion to the damage that any chicken has ever inflicted upon me. I have an iffy relationship with most birds –… Continue reading How My Fear of Chickens Began