Photo Diary: A Day in My Life

 

What I woke up to this morning. She partied hard last night, my friends, and raided both the yarn basket and the garbage. Whew. What a time. Continue reading

Welcome to Heaven: My First Day at Teavana

(c) BBC

Yesterday was my first day in Tea Heaven (aka Teavana, which is a mash up of “tea” and “nirvana,” so it legitimately is Tea Heaven).

Oh my gosh.

OH MY GOSH!

Guys. This is going to be the best job ever. Continue reading

Back to School: It’s That Brain-Melty Season Again

(c) cezjaw, pixabay.com

(c) cezjaw, pixabay.com

Wow, has it been a busy week.

My brain feels all melty.

I’ve worked every day at the hospital that I haven’t been in school.  This is a great way to learn a job: working a ton of hours. And let me tell you – pushing a 4.5 foot tall room service cart full of trays around a hospital for four hours – burns a LOT of calories.  Yesterday I made it to 5.92 miles – that is like a third of a mile short of a 10K! A 10K. I lost a pound and a half this week without doing any other exercising, and in fact eating more than I normally do.  I was pretty starving.

According to my fitness app, this job burns 1139 calories per three hours.

Dayuhm! If I may say so. Continue reading

Day One

Today was my first day at my new job – food service at a local hospital. It was both fun and a little nerve-wracking at the same time! Here’s why: Continue reading