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The Soldier’s Heart

August 3, 2011


I can only imagine being a soldier fighting in a war zone – to have my life at risk every day, to watch fellow soldiers die, to constantly hear gunfire and explosions and yelling. I couldn’t handle it. I also can only imagine coming home from that life – to go back to making dinner, […]

Time falls away, but these small hours, these small hours still remain

June 19, 2011


Anyone who is Facebook friends with me knows that I love good quotes. I’m constantly posting lyrics and movie quotes and TV quotes as my status. In fact, the title of this post is from a song called Little Wonders by Rob Thomas. I think that words can be extremely powerful, which is partly why […]

I do it with my Sox on

June 7, 2011


Guess what people? Sox are playing the Yanks tonight. That’s right, get pumped!!! There’s nothing quite like getting my Sox gear on, plopping down in front of the TV, and watching the two biggest rivals in sports battle it out for 3 + hours. Scratch that. Being at the stadium is SO much better. I’ve […]

The funny thing about glitter, narwhals, and Justin Bieber

June 2, 2011


What I’ve found is that laughter is one of the best medicines. When you’re feeling down or angry or stressed out, a good laugh can really help. And perhaps laughter can even help to heal physical illnesses. An article from PsychCentral titled “The Healing Power of Laughter” talks about how laughter, humor, and taking life […]

For those days when there’s an office fire

May 26, 2011


If someone were to ask me to describe life in one word, I would say chaotic. It feels like there is constantly so much to do that we barely have time to breathe. We have to do our homework, go to class, go to our study group, go to this meeting, go to that meeting, […]