Author Archives: ellelinn

Obsessed.

Wednesday was wonderful. It was warm and sixty-five-ish. The winds were out of control, but it hardly mattered. I drove with my car windows down; ran outside without twelve layers of clothing; and, just generally enjoyed the warmth. And then … Continue reading

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Slow Going

February is the shortest month (even with the extra day this year), but it always seems the longest. I generally dread it. It’s the month when the gray skies pile up on you and my motivation takes a leave of … Continue reading

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Giving Up

Ever have one of those moments when you are on the fence about something, and suddenly there it is staring you in the face with a push in one direction? I have been debating going gluten free (and even halfheartedly … Continue reading

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Senioritis

I have lost the will to prepare for class. As far as I am concerned, this isn’t a huge issue, except for the statistics class because I really am out of practice with math (do I really need to calculate … Continue reading

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Rice Krispies

Battle Creek ends up as the butt of a lot of jokes, but it does have some perks worth talking about. Arcadia Brewery for example, which has some of the best bar food I’ve ever encountered. And Continental Bakery, a … Continue reading

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Crabby Patty

Some days I just don’t want to. And it takes 25 minutes to pep talk myself to go out to hang with friends. And then another 10 to put on pants. And then a car ride of grumbling, and a … Continue reading

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The Faux-30 Bucket List

Just a little list filled with all the things I always plan to do, but never actually do because as I age my memory fades and it becomes really hard to accomplish things you forget that you want to accomplish. … Continue reading

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