I apologize for keeping everyone in suspense regarding my plans at this important juncture of my life. Corner flew in to Indianapolis on the evening of Tuesday, August 5. We had a late night snack at Triple XXX (probably my favorite place in West Lafayette!). My last day of work was Wednesday, August 6. I [...]
I’m into making lists lately, and since I have now spent an entire summer at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, I thought I would make a list of differences that I have noticed between Michigan State and Purdue. MSU > Purdue The amount of grass on campus The number of squirrels on/near campus Football [...]
So I’ve been in Indiana for nearly a month and I’ve said hardly anything about it. I like Purdue, for the most part. My apartment leaves a few things to be desired (for example, there is a jungle growing outside), but for the most part I like it a lot. We are currently without cable/internet [...]
My birthday this year was pretty good. I got $30 from Grandma and $40 from Dad. I received a package from Corner with a newly adjusted collar for Nigel and some goodies from Trader Joe’s. Apparently there is still another package coming from him. Today I received a GARGANTUAN package from Mom and KC containing [...]
Just because Purdue is a Big Ten university does not mean there is a Big Ten Burrito. You do not get a 10 cent deposit back for pop cans/bottles in Indiana. Going to grad school at the University of Michigan would cost one third as much as going to grad school at UC Berkeley.
First and foremost, I have a dog. His name is Nigel (yes, I changed the original spelling because it was weird, but I do like the name so I’m keeping it). He is a Pomeranian/Cairn Terrier mix and is pretty much the cutest thing ever. He knows how to stay, sit, and speak (sometimes). He’s [...]