a blog of writing and wandering
January 2012

There’s something magical about baking. Yes, any teenage girl with a sweet tooth and a cookbook could tell you that. In my opinion, the true magic lies in who you’re baking with. Yesterday, instead of going straight home after work, I went over to my sweet friend J’s house. Last night we were both¬†deliriously tired, but still decided to bake cookies. Thank goodness we chose a fairly simple recipe. These cookies are quite amazing, actually. They have the lovely flavour of coffee, but it isn’t overpowering. The white and dark chocolate on top makes them utterly¬†delectable. They’re light and sweet

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January 29, 2012

Dear College: Spam Mail

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This, my friends, is the result of saving mail. Saving college spam mail, specifically. Here’s a quick background if you’re new to my college ramblings. I’m a senior, graduating this spring. I’ve applied to and been accepted to three colleges – I’ll be attending my top school next fall. I really despise waste. Honestly, I’m not an absolute environmental junkie, but I really hate to see tons of unsolicited letters and college look-books arrive at my house. This past summer, I decided to save all of this mail, just to see how much I’d get. The box on the left

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