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Wrapping up a few loose ends from the last few months…

Despite how busy I’ve been lately, I have finally completed a few of the tasks on my unemployment to-do list (but to be fair, some of these things were expensive and had to wait until I was employed). 1. That … Continue reading

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So what’s my “normal” now?

My last week of nearly four months of unemployment is just about over. I’m SO ready for my life to get back to normal!! But now I have to figure out what “normal” is, because it’s going to be different … Continue reading

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Things are gonna change; I can feel it.

I’ve been job searching off and on for the past four months. I’ve done the daily rounds of checking various job boards, applying to a few jobs here and there through annoying online systems, and emailing cover letters and resumes … Continue reading

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The one where I’ve been out of college for as long as I was in college

Happy Cinco De Mayo, everyone! I haven’t really celebrated that holiday since I lived in Texas, and by “celebrated,” I really mean “didn’t have to go to school, and probably had tacos for dinner.” But today’s a more significant day … Continue reading

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The One Where I’ve lived in NYC for a Year

This is a week of significant anniversaries for me. Yesterday was Tinker’s 10th birthday. Today is the 1 year anniversary of my official relationship with New York City. (And the anniversary of my college graduation….comes afterwaaaaaa[autotune]aaarrrds… Sorry.) Anyway. That’s right. … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning, NYC edition

It’s finally, FINALLY April. After a particularly cold winter with a few too many snowstorms, I’m absolutely loving this 50 degree weather we’ve been having (the Texan in me never thought I’d say THAT…). It’s time to get my tiny … Continue reading

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A lack of tunnel vision

Something I’ve learned about myself is that I absolutely need to have goals. I thrive on checking things off of my to-do lists and having a structured plan for accomplishing my goals. In college, I obsessed over my GPA. I … Continue reading

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