August 27, 2016

Currently - Week 33.5 + Week 34.5

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cooking: spinach, beet, and hummus salads.
drinking: a taro ice cream smoothie from Boston Tea Stop. So happy it's still there.
reading: I just finished Dept. of Speculation, which wasn't as good as I expected it to be. I also read Fitzgerald's short story "The Rich Boy."
listening: TØP. All of it.
watching: Gilmore Girls. Because back-to-school is around the corner.
bookmarking: a recipe and a bucket list.
looking: at this screen.
doing: more walking.
loving: the time I've spent at home, on the Esplanade, in the library, and at Harvard Square this week.
wondering: what going back to school will feel like.
hoping: to get back into a good routine.
wanting: my dreams to come true.
needing: a calm week.
wearing: a navy skirt.
smelling: summer outside.
noticing: how my plant has grown.
knowing: that this weekend will be pretty good.
laughing: at something funny.
thinking: about how I'm going to get the rest of my textbooks.
daydreaming: about winning an award while wearing a beautiful dress.
wishing: for my dreams to come true.
feeling: good.

grateful: for a week off.

August 13, 2016

Currently - Week 32

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 cooking: best cocoa brownies
drinking: coffee, tea, water.
reading: the usual. In terms of books, I'm still deciding what to start with.
listening: Vessel and Twenty One Pilots.
watching: band interviews.
bookmarking: videos to watch.
looking: at the screen.
doing: more socializing!
loving: the time I spent with a good friend and her friends on Saturday, celebrating and laughing together. And the plant I got, along with the planter I painted.
wondering: how next week's haircut will turn out.
hoping: for a calm week.
wanting: not much more than I already have.
needing: not more than what I want. 
wearing: a jogging skort.
smelling: earlier, the perfume roller I tried.
noticing: how much of the year has already gone by. 
knowing: that this has been yet another great weekend. 
laughing: at myself and my friends. 
thinking: about where to put my new succulent and planter.
daydreaming: about getting published.
wishing: for my dreams to come true.
feeling: ok.

grateful: for music that I love, and good friends.

August 5, 2016

Currently - Week 31

        Looking backwards and forwards during Week 31. (Image from Pexels.)

cooking: collard green wraps.
drinking: coffee and water.
reading: Smarter Faster Better
listening: TØP.
watching: TØP videos and TED talks.
bookmarking: recipes galore.
looking: at my clean floor.
doing: yoga at home! 
loving: my new planner (in progress). 
wondering: what to do next week.
hoping: for a great month.
wanting: to go for a run or a jog by the esplanade. 
needing: exercise. 
wearing: essie's minimalistic, on my nails. (I think I found my favorite shade of pale pink, though the formula's not so great).
smelling: nothing. And that's a good thing.
noticing: all the streets I've never walked down before. 
knowing: things will be ok. 
laughing: at some funny turns of phrase. 
thinking: this weekend is going to be great.
daydreaming: about the weekend.
wishing: it were Sunday afternoon.
feeling: good.

grateful: that it's the weekend.