Life has been rushing past me recently so it’s time to take a step back and breathe for a moment. Fall sports started in the middle of August which meant an overload of work as students registered at the last minute. Then I got news that there was no budget for my salary so I would be switched… Continue reading It’s time for some updates
Yesterday night I did the normal “chat with friends” routine except we had a special surprise. Yusuke, the 4th member of our core college group, showed up! He moved back to Japan after college and has been in medical school ever since (he still has three more years of school and then a couple years… Continue reading This weekend is awesome so far
So Yusuke is in Washington right now. He spent a night here in Kennewick and then today we (Gene, Yusuke, and I) drove to Ellensburg. I needed to go through my storage unit to try to get rid of more stuff and Yusuke was going to meet up with some of his friends. So we… Continue reading Yusuke’s visit
So Gene and Lydia and Yusuke (who just randomly showed up from Japan) left today while I was at work to head over to Spokane. They’ll be gone all weekend so it’ll just be me and Dave. I was a little nervous at first about Gene being gone because this is a new experience for… Continue reading Nobody home? No matter, I’ll pig out on pizza!
I graduated college last Saturday morning. So much preparation for a two hour ceremony and me walking on a stage for 5 seconds. I did enjoy the weekend though and don’t regret the decision to walk and spend time with people I love. It all started on Friday around lunchtime when my parents came up… Continue reading Graduation weekend: fast-paced and fast passing.
Yusuke’s birthday is today. Ayaka, Elsie, Elisabeth, and celebrated his day of birth by going to People’s Pond and having a picnic. Elisabeth brought chips. Elsie brought fruit and cake. Ayaka, Yusuke, and I showed up. 🙂 We cut the cake and sang happy birthday to Yusuke in all the languages we knew (I sang… Continue reading Happy birthday Yusuke!
Today was Student Appreciation Day at Central. For those of us who live off campus it very well could have been missed. Thankfully I knew it was coming up since I’ve gone every year and since I check the Wildcat intranet at least once a day. Elsie, Ayaka, and Yusuke joined me for a free… Continue reading Student Appreciation Day (and my pillow)