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Life Lately: Holiday Recap & 2017 Blog Plans

Good morning and happy New Year! ¬†Are you making the most of 2017 so far? ūüėČ ¬†For the first couple of months¬†I’m planning to focus on mapping¬†out my career, as well as this blog,¬†even though I’ve generally lacked the focus and drive to make¬†new year’s resolutions¬†in the past. ¬†Quitting my job without a plan was a great first step, right?

Let’s¬†continue to put that off,¬†though. ¬†Follow the jump for a few photos from the holidays…

suttons bay rental house

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Weekend Recap

Hi and happy Tuesday!¬† I didn’t end up writing this post on Sunday because I returned from Michigan too late (thanks to the ever-present construction on I-75 >:|), but had a chance to type it up last night…

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Weekend Recap (NYC + A Wedding)

Hi, friends. ūüôā I hope you had a great weekend and enjoyed the¬†summery weather.¬† I‚Äôm headed back to work after a week off, so really looking forward to that.¬† But first, my semi-regular weekend recap‚ĶI‚Äôll get right to it since my brain‚Äôs feeling a bit wine-soaked and mushy right now.¬† I’m linking up with Erin and Katie as usual.

south street seaport

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Weekend Recap (Ann Arbor + GP)

Hello friends! ¬†I’m¬†fortunately not awake yet because my wise former self scheduled a day of PTO to rest after a degenerates’ weekend with my college friends in Ann Arbor. ¬†So this is the best Monday I’ve had in a while. ¬†In case you’d like to start yours off by listening to me talk about myself on the internet, please follow the jump.

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Lake St. Clair

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New Orleans Trip

Some friends and I celebrated New Year’s Eve in New Orleans this year.  We stayed in the French Quarter and did nothing productive, which is about as nicely as I can put it for us.

Thursday (New Year’s Eve)
I arrived at Louis Armstrong International Airport and took a cab to our Airbnb, a one-bedroom apartment on Esplanade Avenue. The owner had decorated it with beautiful art.  I think you can now pin this image to Pinterest, if you like.  There would be seven of us staying there.

 New Orleans Art 1

The Airbnb actually worked out just fine. The location was great (we didn’t have to take a cab the entire time), my share worked out to less than $60 a night, and there was absolutely nothing of value that we could ruin. This guy had like ten pieces of rusted silverware total and no microwave. Continue reading