• Hobby

    A Happy Happy Thursday!

    Thursday I had some packages coming my way that I was super excited about. Excited enough that I was checking tracking every two hours and practically placing pushpins on a map to follow its progress. What could be so exciting…

  • Education,  General

    Deals for Students (and others)

    I’ve found a few deals lately that my status as a student or my status as a disabled person allow me to take advantage of. Amazon Prime can be had for $6.56 a month instead of the usual $12.99 if…

  • General

    You Know What Sucks?

    Being so fucking broke you can’t just buy toothpaste. I am so close to paying off the smallest chunk of my debt, which is great, but then I need to borrow to buy things like toothpaste, tampons, other personal items.…

  • General

    Ali Express Can Be Weird But Delightful Place

    If you’ve never shopped on Ali Express, it’s basically Amazon.com meets Chinese resellers meets the dollar store. There are more expensive items but cheap is really the word of the day there. I tend to go there to buy myself…

  • Education,  General

    So Damn Close

    First off, this is a thing that’s close. Close to being paid off. This is my smallest bit of debt and it’s going to be paid off in 7 months. That’s late this winter. I’m super excited about this because…

  • Education

    Textbooks Have Been Acquired

    I drove down to CoC this afternoon and picked up the rest of my textbooks. It was a lot easier than my trip to AVC yesterday, but of course I forgot to pick up my parking permit so I guess…

  • General

    Murphy’s Law

    I had plans today to actually get stuff done, including a few errands for my mom. But I also had plans to meet someone from Ravelry for lunch. I should have known today was going to be rough when none…

  • General

    Let’s Keep It Going!

    I did some Googling and the black tetras are black Neon tetras. They’re pretty flashy for not having bright colors, which means I can really enjoy them without Lola feeling threatened by them. Since my tank is mostly stocked now…