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A few months ago, I initiated a weekly sub-group meeting for a small group people in my lab that work on similar projects.  I decided to try this out to prevent people from spending time on problems other people already … Continue reading

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I don’t know what I want, so how can I even get it

I’m talking about relationships, but this goes for everything, so I’m going to do a quick intro before I dive in.  Just a warning, though: this post is going to be all over the place.  It’s one of those days … Continue reading

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The things you can’t do when you’re living with someone

With my roommates gone all week, it’s been nice having the house entirely to myself.  I thought I would be lonely or a little creeped out or bored, but it’s actually been really great.  I had forgotten how incredibly nice … Continue reading

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Dishing up the whole experience

This post is lovingly dedicated to Andrea Bemis, author of Dishing Up the Dirt. Her book changed my life, and I do not exaggerate when I say that. I used to dread going to the grocery store. It was a … Continue reading

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Don’t let the bastards grind you down

Alright, so this post is sponsored by a healthy mimosa buzz (brunch with $10 bottomless mimosas just isn’t a deal you can beat). I haven’t written anything under the influence since one bad experience I had in undergrad, so let’s … Continue reading

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I am so bored with my life

Do you ever wish something really bad will happen to you just because you know it will bring some excitement into your life? I literally do this all of the time, and it’s something I’m ashamed of and would never … Continue reading

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What even is virginity?

Someone said this word to me today and ugh, the word alone is so cringy. It’s so unbelievably outdated that I have no idea why it’s still being tossed around when we no longer barter wives for cows. It’s the … Continue reading

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