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goodness of heart

I love when the first of the month falls on a sunday. it’s one of the rare times that I actually notice that the month has changed. it’s more of a gentle ease into the coming weeks, structured perfectly to look back at the past month and set some goals for the coming one. it’s a chance to start a task—something that I can do every day in july because a day hasn’t slipped past yet. it’s such an accomplishment, doing things for an entire month, changing yourself little by little, day by day. it’s such a fulfilling feeling to look back at a month and like what you’ve done and who you’ve become.

highlights of june:

-submitting exactly 100 job applications before getting hired. I never want to apply for a job, ever again.

-watching one of my brother’s friends kill it on the pianoIMG-20120630-07309

[yes, I know he’s too young for me. but that doesn’t stop me from professing my love for him every time I see him]

-having a group of young, single adults at my house for pudding twister and a slip and slide [which only resulted in one broken rib]

-learning about oil rigs from a guy who probably got more and more frustrated with every question I asked and finally offered to draw me a diagram

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-making sushi

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we shared our sushi with the cowboy who told his defenseless russian son that wasabi was just ‘green peanut putter’ and convinced him to put it straight on his tongue.

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pay special attention to chris’ face in the background. he was tickled pink to see his poor darling son react to the heat of the sauce.

-my personal discovery of green apple chapstick. best. invention. ever.

-helping our friends move [with my moving socks on], and being greatly rewarded for our helpIMG-20120628-07299

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-dumpster diving, because I threw away something important. because I am blonde [aka absentminded/airheaded/dumb..take your pick]

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and that, friends, is june.

[title from the mountain by trevor hall]

2 comments:

  1. Love it! I wonder what I did in June. I should start documenting it. Happy July! -EB

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  2. Hopefully you went cone-ing to get those ice cream cones :P It's just not fun to get them normally.

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