This week is winter break. I have a week free from teaching; a week of daytime flexibility (save for a few days I have to go onto campus for meetings). Additionally, I’ve somehow made it so that I am all caught up on reading/grading. So, what will I do with myself? I wonder. I need… Continue reading break
So, The Good Gravy at paper.li isn’t replacing this blog. Paper.li works kind of like a random aggregator: I told them what I like to read about, offered the twitter hashtags that I generally chase, and they (they being the lovely gophers that run the internet) scour the internet and retrieve articles, videos, and images… Continue reading what’s going on?
I’ve been tagged more than a few times with the “25 things about me” meme on Facebook lately. I haven’t posted the meme myself, for reasons I’m still trying to articulate. It might be because I feel like I adequately create myself in my online spaces without having to post another list — that is,… Continue reading really, it’s just for fun
So, a quick explanation for the new name here, and why I left the old acadeemom behind: in doing some research about paper mills, I came across a website called academon (aca-demon), for which I will not provide a link for obvious reasons (hint: they sell academic papers). I did not/do want to be accidentally… Continue reading explanation, snow day
So, my mom says I’m not posting enough here. Yeah, she’s right. Here’s where I’m at: A full third into my first semester at the new gig. I’m still giddily happy, though my giddiness is interspersed with moments of holy-crap-I’ve-never-had-this-much-responsibility-in-my-life. But then I remind myself that I began raising children at the age of 20,… Continue reading settling in
The hideous crap I’ve eaten today: 1 monster cinnamon roll 1 pile of the dissertator’s trail mix: Cheetos, Doritos, and Fritos 1 (admittedly smallish, because I needed room on the plate for above trail mix) roast beef and tomato on wheat 1 Grande Iced Coffee, cream and sugar 1 more monster cinnamon roll (and just… Continue reading two lists for friday
Nearly two full days of watching TV has turned Big J into Mork from Ork. He’s bored out of his mind. Tomorrow, I promise I’ll take them to the pool. Promise.