the last few months

Where has the time gone?  I feel like I blinked and 2015 is nearly over.

I’ve been at my job for five months now and I can hardly believe it!  It feels like just yesterday I was a new kid at the office, trying to overcome a massive learning curve.  Now, I feel pretty confident and comfortable in my day-to-day, and am even ready to kick things up with a new challenge or project!12122915_10154401458417715_2181525618230869685_nAlli and I have been going to a LOT of concerts.  I do mean a LOT.  We’ve seen Of Monsters and Men, Ben Rector, Judah & the Lion, The Neighbourhood, George Ezra, Kodaline, ZZ Ward and about two dozen indie/up-and-coming artists and bands.  We typically go to at least one show a week, and I wouldn’t have it any other way!  (That’s what I envisioned, after all, when I saw myself living in Nashville.)10982317_10153996084897715_3639922355980186224_nThis weekend, my best friend Maddie is visiting and I know we’ll have an absolute blast.  I’m planning on taking her to a vineyard, to my favorite coffee shop and everywhere in between.  I may even drag her out hiking!  I am so looking forward to having some in-person time with my best friend to catch up.  After all, we’ve known each other ten years and lived together for three of those years…it’s been a long five months apart!

As you can see, life’s been busy!  With only 65 days until Christmas, I know that I’m going to wake up and it’s going to be 2016 before I know it.  (And I’ll be turning 24 before then!)  It’s starting to cool off in Nashville, and I’m excited for a winter of snow, hot drinks and cozy sweaters.

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a month has gone by

I can’t believe that a month has already come and gone in 2014.  I still find myself writing “13” for the year in the dates on papers and cards.  And yet here we are, February 11.  Less than 3 months until my college  graduation.  Exactly 10 months until my 23rd birthday. 

A lot has happened in the last month.  I met someone new who I’ve been spending a lot of time with.  I surprised my younger brother in Jacksonville a few weeks ago.  I took this same little brother to Hollywood Studios in Orlando this past weekend.  I quit my job.  We got 67 new members in the student organization I’m involved with and I’ve been getting to know all of them.  I started playing on two intramural teams (sand volleyball and soccer).  I watched more Suits than should be legal.  (Clearly I’ve maintained my punny nature in 2014.)

I’ve found that I’ve been so busy actually living my life that I haven’t stopped to blog about it!  What kind of millenial am I?! 

I’m going to get back into the groove of blogging now, I can promise you that.  It’s not that I haven’t had my share of awkward stories and encounters (I’ve got a great one from Hollywood Studios that I’ll share soon); those will never stop.  And as long as you’ll keep reading, I’ll keep (over)sharing.