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Moving In to SSP

Written by    Sep 15, 2011

For those of you who don’t know the lingo, SSP = Stadium Scholarship Program. 🙂

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Life Goal Accomplished

Written by    Sep 15, 2011

Good news: I have a place for the summer. Better News: It’s a one-bedroom apartment. Best news: It’s my first place and I have it all to myself. Epic: I also have my first car!

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Advice, Home, Personal, Stress

If You’re Ready and You Know It, Clap Your Hands…(silence)

Written by    Sep 14, 2011

♫ It’s beginning to look at a lot like ♫…a giant mess. Everything they tell you during orientation in order to get ready for moving in, I haven’t done. Let me just recap for you all in a section I like to call 8 Simple Rules for Moving In to College (And How I Didn’t Follow Them but Survived).

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Home, Personal, Stress

All Settled In… Almost

Written by    Sep 13, 2011

My adventure since Saturday has been a very long and rather frustrating ordeal. I started the weekend doing my least favorite activity on a Saturday morning in the fall: working for the Government. Don’t get me wrong, I love being a part of the military, but I find it extremely hard to be motivated on football Saturdays that I have to spend at an Air […]

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Home, Personal

No Furniture

Written by    Sep 9, 2011

For the first time ever, I’m getting ready to move in to a place of my own. One problem: I’ve got almost nothing to sit, sleep, or eat on.

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Advice, Home, Personal

First Time Volunteer

Written by    Sep 9, 2011

Square dancing, talking with veterans (my obsession), and free food. Why haven’t I volunteered more often?

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Advice, Home, Personal, Relaxation

Going solo: pt.1

Written by    Sep 4, 2011

Sorry I haven’t been able to document this more, but last weekend I took a wonderful little solo adventure into hurricane territory (which I didn’t know until EVERYONE started telling me 2 days before I was leaving).  An innocent little, “last hurrah” before work ends and school starts. I needed a break. Not only that, but traveling solo is something that I think that EVERYONE […]

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Advice, Personal, Travel

My New Car! & other things

Written by    Sep 1, 2011

Hurricane Irene sending my town into emergency evacuations, my brand new car, my new job. A “don’t wanna miss it” blog.

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Co-curricular work, Home, Personal

Awkward Questions I Get Asked About Ohio State

Written by    Aug 30, 2011

Whether you’re a prospective student wanting to go to college or someone curious about the college lifestyle, chances are you have some questions. For the most part, these are simple things that you would expect anyone to ask (How are classes?). However, I also get asked questions that make me tilt my head to figure out the best way to go about answering them. I […]

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Personal

CA – Chocoholics Anonymous

Written by    Aug 25, 2011

Something you should know about me is that, I am addicted to chocolate and anything that goes with chocolate. If you want me to do something, all you need to do is get me a nice bar of chocolate or slice of cake.

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Personal, Relaxation