Thursday, June 30, 2011

Rain! (6-30-11)

Happy Last Day of June!!
Reason to be Excited Today: Getting TOTALLY SOAKED while riding home from work in the Colorado 15 minute storm :)

Night Bike! (6-29-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: Biking at night :)

Service!! (6-28-11)

So I have been having problems getting reception with my phone since I came back to Colorado.  So I went to the cell phone store today and they did magic and fixed it! For free!!
Reason to be Excited Today: Having good cell service and customer service :)

Monday, June 27, 2011

THREE Best Friends!! (6-27-11)

Reason to be Excited: I talked to ALL THREE of my best guy friends today, I often forget how lucky I am to have them, I am trying to keep this in mind though :)

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Phone Call! (6-26-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: Upon waking I noticed one of my best friends had called - so I called him back and we had a lovely half hour conversation, and it was a great start to my morning!

Pool Fun (6-25-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: an hour plus game of keep away in a pool with new friends :) followed by games and food and more fun

Exhaustion (6-24-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: My parents got me to help them throw a party after a long week of working and doing stuff, the party was good, but the best part was when the three of us got home at 9:30pm and all "fell" down in complete exhaustion (maybe me more than them...) it was good bonding :P

Pies Pies Pies!! (6-23-11)

Reasons to be Excited Today: I may have said it before, but I made three and a half pies today (that day) - the half comes from the one that was mostly done already :P - and despite the stress and crazyness that ensued I got them done quickly and they turned out well, and it was still fun to make them :)

DND (6-22-11)

Reasons to be Excited Today: I played DND for the first time in almost a year, I missed it and the people I play with :)

Band!! (6-21-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I attended a rehearsal for a community band that I will now be going to ever week, I simply love band :)

"Long Lost Friend" (6-20-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I ran into a friend I haven't seen in about 2 years!!! :)

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Happy Father's Day!! (6-19-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I have a good relationship with my father (and mother, but it's fathers day) and this makes life SOOOO much easier :)

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Hiking!! (6-18-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I went on a loooonnnnnnggggg hike with my parents, outdoors is win!!

Friday, June 17, 2011

Books! (6-17-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I went to the library and got books to read!

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Pies! (6-16-11)

If you actually know me, you know that I LOVE making pie.  I'm maybe a little bit of a pie elitist now...oops
Reason to be Excited Today: I made two pies today :) I know one is delicious and I anticipate the other will be as well :)

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

There are people reading this! (6-15-11)

I was playing around with the different tabs and I looked at the "stats" tab and learned that there actually ARE people reading this! :) I'm so pleased :)
Reason to be Excited Today: People are reading my blog!!

Salsa Dancing! (6-14-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: Going salsa dancing with friends - not because we know exactly what we're doing, but because it's fun :)

Monday, June 13, 2011

Kitty (6-13-11)

Reason to be Excited Today: My kitty (who is technically a senior kitty) playing with a piece of string I was moving for him :)

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Home! (6/12/11)

Reason to be Excited Today: I'm going back to Colorado - Home :)

Spontaneous (6/11/11)

Reason to be Excited Today: Spontaneous Baker Bonding after work :)

Friday, June 10, 2011

Work Fun

Reason to be Excited Today: despite a long and somewhat stressful day at work, at the end of a 12/10 hour shift we were still making jokes and laughing :)

Thursday, June 9, 2011


Reason to be Excited Today: I wanted to be productive after I got off work - and I was! Packing!!


I missed yesterday....and I didn't even realize it!
Reason to be Excited Today(yesterday): Dinner with friends :)

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

"New" Music!

I've been listening to my ipod on random all day and I have re-found and found so much fun music! Being an avid music listener I always like finding music that I have that I've forgotten about or never listened to before. I am also struck by the realization that sometimes I don't like certain songs until I'm ready to hear them - and that is my deep statement for the day :P
Reason to be Excited Today: "New" Music!

Monday, June 6, 2011

Frozen Pizza

So I have a refrigerator full of random food that people left/that I haven't eaten yet so I have a chance to be strangely creative and that's pretty fun and resulted in my
Reason to be Excited Today: Corn on pizza!
I love doctoring frozen pizzas, it makes things more fun :)

Sunday, June 5, 2011


SO I didn't think that I would be excited for graduation - just a lot of pomp for nothin' but a piece of paper and official nonsense and I kinda took a less than entirely serious approach to the whole thing - including literally skipping in the procession with my buddy Mike :) And then I got caught up in the excitement and I was happy and excited to walk across the stage and receive a "silly piece of paper" :P
Reason to be Excited Today: Graduation (even if it's also a little silly....)
P.S. I walked barefoot!! :)

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Pomp and Circumstance

SO....I'm of the opinion that this whole graduation this is kind of a lot of pomp for....I dunno....not much...but I had a really fun time playing in Baccalaureate so...
Reason to be Excited Today: Performing!

Sleep Deprived

Reason to be Excited Today: I made it through a whole day without a real night of sleep!

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Childish Fun

Sometimes I think that people need to have childish fun sometimes, I just went with 3 of my friends to Build-A-Bear and we each made a new friend and then proceeded to dress them up and have a super fun time, it has made my day - and I had a REALLY good day :D
Reason to be Excited Today: Childish Fun


Reason to be Excited Today: It's a new month!
sometimes this just makes me feel like I can have a fresh start at things, I know it's all psychological....but whatever, it works and makes me happy :)