Lately – 3/9/18

Pale Beneath The Tan (Squeeze ) – The Front Bottoms We were graced with exciting news this week that the Grandma series will actually be a series. I would’ve been perfectly happy with just Rose, but hearing this track and other mastered will be awesome.  listening :: to re-vamped The Splendid Table (which is inspiring myContinue reading “Lately – 3/9/18”

September and Fall Goals

New month, new music I like September for multiple reasons. September is: my birthday month, the month school traditionally starts in the Mid-Atlantic (Hello, back to school supplies), and the month when pumpkins start popping up. In the spirit of a new school year, I am in a goal-setting. Here are my goals for SeptemberContinue reading “September and Fall Goals”


listening :: ^new jams from The Front Bottoms and You Bet Your Garden from WHYY; sending :: back-to-school cards to my cousins and a some sibling sock creatures to a set of new siblings; reading :: a lot of magazines and my RSS feeds (moments of Everyday Sexism); eating :: Smartworld iced coffee and leaftoverContinue reading “Currently”

Knee High By The Fourth Of July

listening :: Talon of the Hawk 24-7; watching :: Perks of Being a Wallflower after work; reading :: Winger, Underwater Welder, and Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon; wanting :: A huge bacon cheeseburger and a drink, febreze, Google Reader to return, and naptime; working :: On Grants homework; writing :: nothing recreational; thinking :: WhatContinue reading “Knee High By The Fourth Of July”

Chaos Reigns

Enemies – Indian Summer listening :: Peach and the above; watching :: The patrons like a hawk; reading :: Summer class reading prep. :((; wanting :: To go rock climbing again, and swimming; working :: On table tennis practice and cover letters, and finding the geocache by my library; writing :: Camp NaNo outlines, and class grant proposalContinue reading “Chaos Reigns”

Au Revoir, Au Revoir

(Seen at Midtown Scholar in Harrisburg, PA – one of my favorite bookstores) listening :: Au Revoir (prep for tonight) and Run, Forever watching :: The Kings of Summer trailer (Nick Offerman!) and Real Housewives of New Jersey/Orange County (Thanks, Kaytlyn) reading :: Relish and Bitter is the New Black – in love with both wantingContinue reading “Au Revoir, Au Revoir”

Looking Ahead…A Great Big Pile of Awesome

Meg Wolitzer’s The Interestings – April 9th David Sedaris Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls – April 23rd Koji’s first full-length album – April 30th            (/crying – proud) Iron Man 3 – May 3rd The Great Gatsby – May 10th The Front Bottoms’ new album/tour – May 21st Sarah Dessen’s The Moon and More – JuneContinue reading “Looking Ahead…A Great Big Pile of Awesome”