5 months in

So, here we are 5 months in through the year already. Tomorrow is the first of June and we are less than 3 weeks away from the longest day of the year! How did this happen? How does it go so fast? 5 months ago we still had Christmas decorations up and now we are…

Happy New Year!

23 days. 23 days into this year, and I finally feel like I can breathe. Day 1, of course, was the start of the New Year. Friends, family, pork, and greens. NFL Football. Day 2, was a credited vacation day. The Rose Bowl and watching Penn State. It was a great game, even though we lost.…

Piano Man

  No workout music this morning; continued reading “The Happiness Project” instead. This morning’s first car tune was Jim Croce’s “You Don’t Mess Around with Jim.” Penned in 1972, I was only 4 years old, and living in Scottsdale, Arizona, driving around in the back of my mom’s brown Ford Pinto. So, in a previous…

The Whole 30

So, let’s talk about this. One of the biggest benefits, THE BIGGEST BENEFIT of working at Penn State is access to its library. I can ask for ANY book in the world, and within days to weeks, I can have it at my fingertips. There are nights when I surf the Internet, find books, request them,…