Christmas #1 complete

Most of us have more than one Christmas or other holiday function we have to attend. Nuclear family, extended family, friends, in-laws, the list of possibilities goes on and on. I am proud to say that by Dec. 8, I was one Christmas down. My roommates and I had successfully completed the last of our…

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Working with pumpkins

It’s official: I will never understand America. I decided to delay this announcement because before Fall Break I wasn’t sure of it. Now that Fall Break has past, I can say it loudly. I don’t understand your coins, your slang and your passion for pumpkins. To be more specific, I don’t understand pumpkin shopping. What…

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Dining In

This year the campus has made many changes in regard to the food they serve. The Underground underwent some changes not only to its menu, but also to the rules behind what makes a meal. While this does not affect the freshman class (they are lucky to learn the new system right off the bat!),…

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Week Two of Break

The second week of my break was even more relaxing than the first. While I was off campus for the first week I had some assignments to wrap up, but the second week was all mine! I spent it catching up on the “Avenger” movies (“Captain America” and “Thor”), cooking up a storm and traveling…

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Adventures in Dogsitting

As one of the many jobs I hold in the Hanover/Madison, Ind. area, one of my favorites is dogsitting for a family in Madison. Not only does it allow me to get off campus and get some space in a house with a large living room and lots of personal space, it also gives me…

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Birthday Bonanza

Saturday, January 15th, 2011, 12:00 am: Me- “IT IS MY BIRTHDAYYYYYYY!” (Gets up and promptly starts ballet dancing up and down the hallways of Crowe) My friends/roommates- “Is this normal? I have never seen anyone be so excited for a birthday.” …What can I say, I do the birthday thing right. I mean, it’s a…

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