Wednesday, May 14, 2008


1. May 14 is the day the average temp. in MN reaches 70; a shift
2. Dinner with fellow speech coaches to celebrate our season
3. Achieving job security in the form of tenure
4. Jeans that can be pulled off without unbuttoning
5. New sundresses (and sandals and earrings to match)
6. More time with friends
7. More time with husband
8. More time with dogs
9. Grilling fresh vegetables
10. Making salad dressing from scratch and getting compliments
11. Getting up in time to make coffee; perpetual exhaustion wanes
12. A return to the Minnehaha dog park, mud and all
13. Season finales of favorite shows (though it seems too soon)
14. Beating Angie at Scrabble (high plays: 68, 45, 36, 32)
15. Watching tulips bloom in my garden
16. Book clubs (currently: The Dubliners, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek)
17. 15 days of school left (not counting today)
18. National Ride Your Bike to Work Day (not participating myself for obvious reasons)
19. Hotel booked for NYC
20. Successes of friends
21. Weekends "up North" with friends
22. Stimulating the economy at REI
23. Love

Cheers, friends.


Molly said...

My favorite is number seventeen, just because, I swear, I will not look back. (I'm lying, I think, but only time will tell!)

Angie said...

I'm jealous of your number 4. I just need to get back in the swing of things.

Anonymous said...

Cheers for your list! My favorite is 11. - Heather