Hey guys, it has been brought to my attention that I haven’t posted since that super fun rant about anxiety and that a few people are actively worried about my health (sorry, Uncle H!!) Let me say that I am FINE! I am not depressed and my anxiety is largely under control now that the… Continue reading Sorry for the Delay!
I have found myself reluctant to write updates. Partly because there’s nothing much to write about. But also because I have found myself struggling with anxiety and I feel like writing about it somehow imposes on anyone reading this. I’m going to write about it anyway in the hopes that it makes it better. You… Continue reading Looking on the Bright Side
That’s right! I turned my dissertation in on Friday afternoon and it’s smooth sailing from now ’til graduation. Although I know all of you want to hear about my project in excruciating detail, I shall only say that there is little relevant research on blunt force cranial trauma and even less on falls from height.… Continue reading I’m Free!!
We left Glencoe in the wee hours of June 2 and headed back to Edinburgh to return the car and fly to Paris. As some of you may know, airports are not my favorite. They’re loud and filled with impatience. Coo was a blessing to my anxiety-riddled soul. He was also quite popular with the… Continue reading Welcome, my friends, to Paris….
Today was our surprise trip to….Fort Williams and Mallaig. You’re not impressed? What if I told you we went from Fort Williams to Mallaig by train. A special train. One of the original steam engines. And quite famous. Getting to this particular train was rather dicey as we made it with 4 minutes to spare. But,… Continue reading The Surprise!!
The Isle of Skye was amazing! I am in love with the Highlands. I am never leaving. Coo seems to agree with me. Yesterday we went on a boat tour to the Ascrib Islands off the northern coast of Skye to see some PUFFINS!! They’re about the size of a pigeon and I love them.… Continue reading Skye
I took custody of Coo on 18 May. In that time, he has helped me with dissertation research, eaten Japanese shabu shabu (a type of hotpot), gotten his hair cut, joined the Percy Jackson fandom, and celebrated his other mother’s birthday. On 26 May, S & P, K’s parental units, arrived on our doorstep to… Continue reading The Adventure Begins