I like to think of myself not as a pack rat by rather as a personal archivist…….

last year I would have made one thing. like chicken tikka masala. or baked salmon. this year I make daal and butter chicken both, after planning out how to do all the ingredients and cooking processes in the right order. win!!

I’m reading Nerd Book* and one of the most useful things I’ve learned is that my method of coping with negative emotional states has a name (”reframing”) and is a proven technique that happy, successful people use

speakers set up! bullet journal ready! extra days of vacation time taken! this is a good time!!