• bialetti espresso
  • stalking sun song cat eye ray bans on ebay
  • cauliflower
  • herbal tea
  • making stuff
oct 23 2014 ∞
oct 23 2014 +
  • french pressed dean's beans 'ring of fire'
  • infinite jest
  • white oleander
  • book suggestions
  • walking to work
    • cooking at work
  • finally updating software!
  • lentil salad
  • citrus
  • reading for obscene amounts of time without stopping
  • 'here comes the night time' - arcade fire
dec 17 2013 ∞
dec 30 2013 +
  • new apt living
  • geared up bike commuting!
  • apple/pear/peach season
  • fall brassicas
  • making connections
  • thinking about next growing season (?!??!?)
  • thinking about italy/greece/eastern europe travel
sep 24 2013 ∞
sep 24 2013 +
  • the weather (controls me!)
  • maitland mountain farm pickles + brine
  • my new carhartt rain gear for work
  • coffee (addiction)
  • raw bok choy
  • grapefruit
  • home-made veggie burgers
jun 16 2013 ∞
jun 16 2013 +
  • eating fruit
  • homemade nut milks
  • cashew "chz"
  • sprouting sprouts 24/7
  • the feeling of spring on the way
  • efoods
  • running, spinning and lifting weights
feb 6 2013 ∞
feb 6 2013 +
  • red wine
  • reading 24/7 (having time to read)
  • dumplings
  • science fiction
  • running
  • Rufus
  • sprouts
jan 13 2013 ∞
jan 23 2013 +
  • being upside-down
    • a.k.a doing headstands in the backyard
    • doing headstands everywhere
  • our chickens Henrietta and Gertrude
  • being outside
  • saving seeds
  • big dinners
    • a heavy dish complemented with a light salad
  • independent work
  • the end of college being so near
  • air, radiohead, boards of canada
  • starting the day with water and lemon
nov 12 2012 ∞
nov 25 2012 +
  • soups, soups, soups
    • nourishing food in general
  • chai mate
  • cashews
  • working in the garden (always)
  • birch tincture
  • kohlrabi
  • hot peppers all the time in everything
  • free RBK everyday
  • relieving myself of responsibilities for the sake of my health
  • herbalism
  • rings
  • voting
    • Stein/Honkala '12
oct 10 2012 ∞
oct 10 2012 +
  • sangria
  • mead with fresh berries
  • salads with different textured greens
  • steely dan
  • living in Western MA
  • riding my bike to where I need to go
  • laying in my backyard
  • practicing rudimentary gymnastics in my backyard
  • my garden, (my) farm , julie's garden, gjoe's garden
  • candles and incense
  • LISTENING TO RECORDS!!
jun 21 2012 ∞
jun 21 2012 +
  • being 21 so soon
    • relishing these last days of being a "kid"
  • miso soup
  • chopped (the show)
  • cookin'
  • bakin'
  • making sauces and dips
  • buckwheat noodles
  • mate elixers with schizandraberry tonic, echinacea tincture, lemon, and honey
  • riding my bike EVERYWHERE
  • dandelions (WINE!)
apr 8 2012 ∞
apr 22 2012 +
  • my (dyed) blonde streak (lol)
  • work friends
  • thinking about living in a much different place next year
  • listening to mer's spotify
  • cuba!!!!!!!!!
  • sea legs - the shins
  • winter solstice celebrations
  • flower/seed anatomy + develpment
dec 4 2011 ∞
dec 8 2011 +
  • being healthy
  • food smarts.... my major!!!
  • exciting classes
  • real education
  • alternative medicine
  • making gifts for people
    • including food
  • celebrating ~ 1 year with my favorite guy
    • thinking about how crazy it is that so much can change in a year!
  • TEA
    • mate
    • real chamomile tea
  • my sustainable ag group project
  • Good Times Bad Times - Led Zeppelin
  • mead
nov 1 2011 ∞
nov 22 2011 +
  • apartment living
  • cooking my own food
    • making MY OWN choices about the food I eat
    • control
  • PLANTS
  • awesome classes
  • cooler weather
  • doing exactly what I want
  • EARTHFOODS
  • iced coffee + honey
sep 11 2011 ∞
sep 27 2011 +

(this is late because of a lack of access to a computer. I will try my best to recreate my obsessions during the month)

  • many hands
  • farming
  • diva cup
  • egg sandwiches with pesto and gouda on rye
  • bring home freshly harvested veggies and cooking
  • living communally (mostly liked this)
  • farm work in general
  • interesting/motivated/alternative people
  • swimmin' holes everyday
  • knowing and killing weeds
  • familiar faces at the farmer's market
  • the heat wave
  • farm animals
  • french press coffee
  • sleeping soundly
  • being crafty
aug 2 2011 ∞
aug 2 2011 +
  • plants
  • green earth!!!
  • cooking/baking
  • going home!
  • bike riding
  • sitting in the sun
  • "grown ocean" by fleet foxes
  • the DIVA CUP
  • garlic
may 4 2011 ∞
may 30 2011 +
  • Intro Botany + lab
  • Intro Soils + lab
  • Plant Propagation + lab
  • Sustainable Agriculture + lab (field trips!)
  • Greenhouse Management + lab

SOOOO EXCITED!!

mar 29 2011 ∞
mar 29 2011 +
  • this tavi you are a genius
  • oranges
  • cooking!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • hoping to work on the farm this summer..!
  • BEET BROWNIES
  • making granola
feb 1 2011 ∞
feb 22 2011 +
  • read more
  • become a runner again
  • ride my bike a lot once the weather permits
  • drink more water
  • spend less time on the internet
  • get all As
jan 2 2011 ∞
jan 10 2011 +
  • First Year Russian II (4 credz)
  • Biology 283
    (3 credz)
  • Biology 287
    (3 credz)
  • Plant & Soil 180
    (4 credz)
    • WITH KAMI ANDY & ALEX!!!!!
nov 30 2010 ∞
dec 4 2010 +
  • glam scarf (mustard-y yellow)
    • white, or beautiful floral
    • not some dumb trendy one
  • Litas
  • another coat? toby's rabbit fur
  • rough winter boots
  • warm socks
  • tights
    • 3 pack from AA?
  • sweaters from home
  • cable knit cream colored oversize sweater
nov 1 2010 ∞
nov 14 2010 +
  • coffee
  • film
  • get film developed
  • Sal's/Goodwill spree ...
  • new coffee thermos (tumbler?)
  • cross body lil purse
  • Aveeno face lotion
  • mulitvitamin
sep 26 2010 ∞
dec 26 2010 +
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  • water
  • embarking upon (a) new routine(s)
  • my car
    • driving
  • flowers/bouquets/beautiful vase arrangements
  • "Magic Man" - Heart
  • WODS OLDIES 103.3
    • going to miss this so much in Amherst :(
  • Napa cabbage salad
  • my dorm room!
  • RUSSIAN CLASS
  • riding my bike every morning
  • apple cider
  • tea-time
  • my Frye boots
  • jeans!
  • shoes
  • spin class with Kami
sep 2 2010 ∞
sep 29 2010 +
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  • avocados
  • tomatoes
  • pineapple
  • blueberries
  • fresh mozz
  • black beans
  • basil
  • beets
jul 8 2010 ∞
aug 26 2010 +
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  • keep up with vitamin regimen
  • eat lots of fruit and vegetables
  • RAW tuesdays and thursdays
  • drink a ton a water
    • don't buy any bottled water, though
  • live off of my and g-pa joe's gardens ASAP
  • don't eat too much ice cream
  • don't eat too much pizza
  • make my own iced coffee daily!
  • learn how to make:
    • pie
    • enchiladas verdes
    • etc.
jun 21 2010 ∞
jun 28 2010 +
  • Sam Dolph
  • kitties (and the word "kitty")
    • my new kitties
  • platforms (shoes)
  • donuts
  • my denim vest
  • Dexter (still; again)
  • nightgowns
  • Beach House
    • driving anywhere while listening to Beach House loudly
  • beans
  • avocados
  • the beach
jun 4 2010 ∞
jul 8 2010 +
  • sunscreen of some sort
  • Brother dvd
  • more clear nail polish
    • also, burgundy, teal, dark blue
  • tank tops
  • skirts/shorts
  • Vitamin C
apr 27 2010 ∞
may 25 2010 +
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  • vintage patterned DVF wrap dresses
  • vintage quilted Chanel bags
  • Ray Bans
    • wayfarer (blue)
    • cat eye (black)
    • arista (gold)
    • gatsby (black)
    • clubmaster (black + gold)
  • VW cabrio(s) (forest, burgundy, midnight blue, mangrove green, or white; 1989-1992 model)
    • VWs in general (brainwashed by mother?)
  • nightgowns (vintage/ vintage inspired)
  • hats
  • high heels of all sorts
    • nice shoes in general
  • Frye boots
apr 11 2010 ∞
jun 23 2010 +
  • Blue Benn Diner, Bennington, VT (cinnamon cake)
  • Agawam Diner, Rowley, MA (honeydip)
mar 21 2010 ∞
mar 21 2010 +
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  • the proximity of spring
  • Big Love
  • Stereo Total
  • of Montreal
  • painted nails
  • trying to calm down
  • Bossa Nova
  • pandora
  • "Agua de Beber" - Astrud Gilberto
  • The Turtles
  • CHLOE, still
  • clip boards
mar 1 2010 ∞
mar 24 2010 +
  • people eating food (entire lunches) during a small, interactive class
  • not having a cat
  • excessive rain
mar 11 2010 ∞
mar 15 2010 +
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  • Darjeeling Limited
  • Bottle Rocket
  • Breathless
  • Reality Bites (got the VHS)
  • Heathers (on dvd)
  • The Virgin Suicides
  • Kill Bill
feb 25 2010 ∞
jul 9 2010 +
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  • cheese
  • wanting to own an old diner someday
  • Jazz
  • having books
  • tea
  • NEW ROOMMATE
  • "Laura" - Girls
  • raw beans
  • pretzels
jan 11 2010 ∞
jan 23 2010 +
  • take vitamins
    • get some @ whole foods?
  • eat more beans
  • stretch before exercising
  • run longer and increasingly longer distances
  • eat less impulsively at night
  • just don't drink soda
  • floss
jan 9 2010 ∞
jan 10 2010 +
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  • gardening
    • create an elaborate, secret garden style garden
    • "live off the land" for a long period of time
  • photography
    • (re)learn how to use a manual camera
    • have my own dark room one day
  • running
    • complete a marathon before age 25
  • book collecting
    • in my blood?
  • thrifting
    • also in my blood?
    • (todd's farm, salvation army, etc. forever!)
dec 2 2009 ∞
jan 24 2010 +
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  • earl grey (preferred brands: Teavana, Bigelow)
  • ginger peach black (Republic of Tea)
  • green tea with blueberry (Bigelow)
  • iced lipton black tea with lemon and mint (Mom)
  • iced passion tea unsweetened (Starbucks- Tazo)
  • iced green tea unsweetened (Starbucks- Tazo)
nov 30 2009 ∞
nov 30 2009 +
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  • craisins
  • black beans
  • carbonation
  • "Moi Je Joue"
  • "Lysergic Bliss"
  • ebay
  • ER
  • silky hair
  • getting glasses
  • not having migraines
  • passion pit
nov 16 2009 ∞
nov 16 2009 +
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  • schizophrenia
  • breast cancer
  • alzheimer's
  • parkinson's
  • osteoporosis
  • brain tumor
  • amnesia/ anterograde amnesia
nov 6 2009 ∞
mar 18 2010 +
  • "summertime clothes"
  • "bluish"
  • "guys eyes"
  • "no more runnin"
  • "brothersport"
  • "winters love"
  • "water curses"
  • "for reverend green"
  • "kids on holiday"
  • "what would I want? sky"
oct 29 2009 ∞
feb 11 2010 +
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At some point while in college...

  • elementary russian 110
  • elementary russian 120
  • photography 230
  • modern russian culture
  • calc 132
  • calc 233?
sep 15 2009 ∞
mar 18 2010 +
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nothing is that good. but a girl's gotta eat so...

  • vegan nuggets
  • falafel
  • tomatoes
  • hot peppers
  • whole wheat grilled cheese sammies
  • other veggies
  • pesto ravioli
  • pesto barley
  • mashed potatoes
  • gardenburgers
  • black bean burgers
  • sparkling water-- thanks hannah!
  • soft serve
    • banana
    • strawberry
    • chocolate
sep 11 2009 ∞
sep 29 2009 +
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ACCESSORIES

  • peruvian tote bag $.99
  • hot pink jewelry box $1.99
  • blue sewing case $2.99
  • manicure tools case $1.99
  • black cap $.99
  • green Vera scarf $.99
  • bloomingdale's knee-highs $.99
  • bill blass knee-highs $.99
  • green bowl $1.49

CAMERAS

  • Polaroid 660 and case $1.99
  • Kodak 35 and case $1.99

BOOKS +

  • Veg cook book $2.50
  • Snack and Party cook book $2.50
  • Pure Dance 1998 CD $.25

CLOTHING

aug 15 2009 ∞
aug 15 2009 +

I am easily annoyed, I guess.

  • the collective "we"
  • there/their/they're
  • apostrophes- people just love slappin' those things everywhere

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jun 21 2009 ∞
jun 21 2009 +
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  • it involves dealing with people
    • mad people
    • needy people
    • conniving people
    • possibly communists
      • I don't want to deal with any of those people
  • I am not good at pretending to be nice
    • or to be in any other state than I actually am
jun 18 2009 ∞
jun 19 2009 +

This happens to me really easily, but really, I love these songs.

  • "The Boxer" -Simon & Garfunkel
  • "A Poem on the Underground Wall" -Simon & Garfunkel
  • "Fireworks" -Animal Collective
  • "No More Runnin'" -Animal Collective
  • "Gates of Eden" -Bob Dylan
  • "Desolation Row" -Bob Dylan
  • "Hallelujah"- Jeff Buckley
  • "Does He Love You?" -Rilo Kiley
  • "This Will Be Our Year" -The Zombies
  • "In The Aeroplane Over The Sea" -Neutral Milk Hotel
jun 17 2009 ∞
dec 4 2009 +
  • running
    • around the common
    • around forest river park
  • smoothies
  • our new, free espresso machine
  • flickers of spring
  • songza (great app!)
jan 10 2014 ∞
feb 10 2014 +
  • roasted roots
    • esp. turnips!
  • blueberry/banana/almond milk smoothies
  • ch-ch-ch-changes
  • spinach
  • cozy times
  • cutthroat kitchen (lOl)
  • my super-insulated carhartt overalls
  • sunday dinner with friends
oct 28 2013 ∞
nov 11 2013 +
  • coffee (sick addiction)
  • (cold) white wine (drier varieties)
  • fruit and veggie smoothies (luv ya magic bullet)
    • with my own almond milk
    • with strawberries I froze
    • with fresh mint from the garden
    • with tea as the liquid
    • nutri-bullet!!
  • working
  • coconut oil
  • wildflowers
  • my mom's oscar vegetable grater
  • the ocean
  • headstanding daily
  • cukes!
  • bees
  • future ideas
jun 30 2013 ∞
jul 31 2013 +
  • "mature," "adult" me, a.k.a not being a "student"
  • tractors with cup holders
  • being strong
  • sun exposure
  • blond baby hairs
  • bike riding for transportation
  • hadley grass (asparagus)
  • astrud gilberto
may 16 2013 ∞
may 24 2013 +
  • clarity that comes from limiting intake of toxins/chemicals/substances
  • hoarding books
  • running
  • doing things right
  • growing food
  • making nut milks
  • headstands
  • the early bulbs
  • MUD
mar 3 2013 ∞
mar 3 2013 +
  • extensive herb garden
  • hops (@ GJoe's)
  • grapes (@ GJoe's)
  • lots of greens
  • lots of flowers
jan 13 2013 ∞
jan 13 2013 +
  • horseradish
  • mustards
    • wasabi?
  • every brassica
    • breed new varieties
  • herbs, herbs, herbs
  • garlic
  • lemongrass
  • FRUIT TREES
    • apple
    • peach
    • plum
    • cherry
    • meyer lemon
    • apricot
  • HOPS
  • beautiful, beautiful flowers
oct 10 2012 ∞
oct 10 2012 +
  • coming up with business ideas
  • working outside all the time
  • eating salad every night
  • our plentiful garden
  • making things
  • using tools
  • riding my bike EVERYWHERE
  • being bronze
  • getting free stuff
    • huge box of PG tips tea from julie
    • huge bookshelf from grey matter books
  • grey matter books/trubador books
  • living on a street where every other house has a farm stand in the front yard (we are working on ours!)
  • my first batch of homemade kombucha! - schizandra berry ginger, lemon and lime!
jul 11 2012 ∞
jul 19 2012 +
  • bike riding through hadley
  • leaving brandywine
  • beer
  • apple wine
  • affordable greens @ the farmers' market
  • raw food
may 27 2012 ∞
may 27 2012 +
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  • my classes, classmates, and professors
  • earthfoods
  • katalyst kombucha (shizandraberry, ginger devotion, green)
  • yerba mate (for ever and always)
  • kaylee's root vegetable bake (w/delicious vegan creamy sauce)
  • YOGA (w/mel)
  • being vegan
  • empowerment!!!!
feb 10 2012 ∞
feb 10 2012 +
  • healthy eating and thinking
  • kava kava
  • fancy mustards
  • drinks with ginger
  • excess funds (thx, umass!)
  • new (old) furniture (thx, gjoe!)
jan 5 2012 ∞
jan 20 2012 +
  • EAT DELICIOUS FOODS!!!
  • see all my favorite people
  • go to boston
  • friendsgiving
  • RENEW PASSPORT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • go to sal's and saver's
nov 22 2011 ∞
nov 22 2011 +
  • at the ocean on a sunny summer day
  • on a farm on a partly cloudy 70 degrees day
  • taking a warm bath on a mid-fall day
  • in a garden anytime
  • in a conservatory anytime
  • in my kitchen in danvers
  • on my dad's roof deck in boston
  • salvation army
  • john gerber's classes
sep 28 2011 ∞
sep 28 2011 +
  • not watching tv
  • not using my computer
  • reading
  • yard sales
  • waking up early
  • painting projects
aug 8 2011 ∞
aug 8 2011 +
  • Love in the Time of Cholera by GGM
  • Island by Aldous Huxley
  • Of Love and Other Demons by GGM
may 27 2011 ∞
aug 9 2011 +
  • <1 month 'til may day b-day
  • spinach wraps w/extra honey mustard @ franklin
  • diva cup
  • my new major!!!
  • bike riding days (daze)
  • twin star herbals
  • pumpkin seeds
  • flax seed
  • makin' out like a bandit @ the dc
  • lemons
  • windowsill plants!
  • the word "babyplant"
  • this adorable blog
apr 3 2011 ∞
apr 27 2011 +
  • PLSOILIN 265 - Sustainable Agriculture
  • PLSOILIN 280 - Herbs, Spices & Medicinal Plants
  • PLSOILIN 290A - Introduction to Modern Biotechnology
  • PLSOILIN 315 - Greenhouse Management
  • PLSOILIN 342 - Pesticides, Public Policy & the Environment
  • FOOD-SCI 270 - Biology of Food in Human Health
  • BIOCHEM 523 - General Biochemistry I
  • BIOCHEM 524 - General Biochemistry II
  • biochem independent study labs
  • BIOLOGY 497C - Plant Cell Biology
  • BIOLOGY 510 - Plant Physiology
  • CHEM 262 - Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 269 - Organic Chem Lab
  • ENVIRSCI 197E - Plants & Society
  • ENVIRSCI 214 - Principles of Environmental Biology
  • ENVIRSCI 315 - Principles of Environmenta...
feb 11 2011 ∞
feb 11 2011 +
  • makin' and drinkin' espresso
  • new blackberry
  • mexican food (always)
  • borscht (борщ)
  • thinking about next fall
  • cooking - new recipes!
  • pastel pink nail polish
  • thigh-highs
  • ridin' down 47
  • running
  • oranges
jan 3 2011 ∞
jan 25 2011 +
  • people who make me very happy and unstressed
    • .................!!!!!!!!!!!
  • planning dates
  • having a positive outlook
  • pomegranates
  • Heartbeats - The Knife
  • tanqueray
  • Faces - Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • hot cocoa masterpieces
  • new order
dec 2 2010 ∞
dec 23 2010 +
  • MY JEFFREY CAMPBELL LITAS
  • Beach House's first album
    • the songs "Apple Orchard" and "Master of None"
  • Rao's coffee
    • RAO's RAO's RAO's
    • being a reg.
  • new
    friends
  • chattin' people up
  • Annie Hall
  • rethinking everything about my life
  • those small windows of time where I can just snuggle with a cup of coffee on my bed
nov 4 2010 ∞
nov 29 2010 +
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  • lita by jeffrey campbell
    • PURCHASED LOL
  • my furs
  • gold and white
  • excessive amounts of coffee & tea
  • говорить по-русски
  • making new friends; being friendly
  • the morning benders
    • Chris Chu's angelic face and demeanor
    • the songs "Excuses" and "Virgins"
      • especially live versions of both
  • 80s music
  • crushes
  • CL MC yooooooooo
  • crystal castles
  • san pellegrino x missoni bottles
oct 1 2010 ∞
oct 29 2010 +
  • hiking
    • Mount Sugarloaf
    • Mount Holyoke
    • Mount Tom
  • get pumpkins
  • apple picking (in VT)
    • hot cider
    • cider donuts
  • fall film photoshoots (lol)
  • wear skirt/knee sock outfits
  • go to Amherst Farmer's Market on Saturday
  • go to Northampton Farmer's Market
sep 12 2010 ∞
sep 19 2010 +
  • Arcade Fire's Funeral - 10th grade crushes
  • Beach House's Teen Dream - early summer 2010 with my bffs
  • The Strokes' Is This It? - transition from awkward middle school self into what I define myself as now
  • David Bowie's The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust - sometimes feeling like an alien around people
  • David Bowie's Young Americans - that horrible/necessary feeling that I might be settling for less than I deserve
  • Of Montreal's Satanic Panic in the Attic - feeling blissfully in love
  • The Smith's Louder Than Bombs - rainy day comfort and feeling like I'm venting about people I don't like while singing along
  • The Velvet Underground's The Velvet Underground & Nico - working in Martha's with my only true high school friends and wincing when "European Son" came on
  • Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Fever to Tell - pure 10th -11th grade girl power
  • The Zombies' Odessey & Oracle - driving to the beach at night; being genuinely happy
  • Belle & Sebastian's The Life Pursuit - remembering how I met people and reminiscing over and over in my mind
jul 27 2010 ∞
jul 27 2010 +
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  • CLOTHES
    • over-the-top obsessed
    • cutting myself off
  • mad men
  • 'merican pride
  • flowers
  • wearing a watch (thanks, gramps!)
  • San Pellegrino, after a three year break
  • Penelope Cruz
  • nightgowns, still
  • NETFLIX
  • skins
  • Jeffrey Campbell shoes:
    • Snick
    • Charlie
jul 1 2010 ∞
jul 23 2010 +
  • garden
  • quilt
  • photo albums
  • picture taking
may 16 2010 ∞
may 16 2010 +

not a complete list

may 20 2010 ∞
jan 29 2012 +
  • Ella Fitzgerald
  • more Billie Holiday
    • more jazzy women
  • Babyshambles/ The Libertines that I don't have
  • Nick Drake
  • Beach House - Devotion
  • Yeasayer
  • Joan Baez
  • She & Him
  • New Arcade Fire
  • Buddy Holly
  • Michael Jackson
  • Crystal Castles
  • Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
apr 12 2010 ∞
jul 27 2010 +
  • curtains for closets
  • rugs!
  • record player
  • new sheets/ bedding?
  • wall coverings/posters/decorations
  • cacti
  • bathrobe
  • lil' espresso maker
apr 27 2010 ∞
jun 23 2010 +
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  • hopefully work!
  • go to beach
  • go to San Fran/Cali at the end of may w/ sisters
  • New England Donut Tour with Andrew
  • road trip(s)
  • have the most beautiful and delicious and bounteous garden EVER
  • make a quilt
  • learn how to frame things
  • make donuts with Sammy
dec 30 2009 ∞
apr 23 2010 +

FLOWERS ETC.

  • zinnias
  • asters ~
  • morning glories
    • 2009 leftovers
    • Scarlet O'Hara
  • cosmos ~
  • marigolds
  • sweet pea
  • nasturtium
  • sunflowers
    • music box dwarves
    • classic
  • cotton

VEGGIES ETC.

  • tomatillos
  • spinach
  • lettuce
mar 15 2010 ∞
may 20 2010 +
  • these jbrand/duarte jeans
  • external hard drive
  • record player
    • records (duh):
      • bowie
      • bob dylan
      • beatles
      • csny
      • rolling stones
      • the zombies
      • love
      • sergio mendes & brasil 66
      • jazz
      • newer albums
  • a kitten
  • warm weather
  • 1991 Etienne Aigner VW Cabrio in Mangrove Green Metallic
  • Vintage Chanel 2.55 quilted bag
feb 16 2010 ∞
mar 30 2010 +
  • "Young Americans" - David Bowie
    • actually- the entire Young Americans album!
  • "Changes" - David Bowie
  • "Playground Love" - Air
  • "Why Don't You Write Me" - S&G
feb 5 2010 ∞
apr 26 2010 +
  • bunk beds
  • comfy corner
  • lights
    • hanging circle lamp
    • x-mas lights (kami)
  • mattress thing for guests
  • more wall decorations for empty spaces
  • ladder for top bunk
dec 22 2009 ∞
jan 23 2010 +
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Resembles the schedule of a Technological Institute student in Soviet Russia.... I'm excited.

  • Chem 122 (+lab)
  • Math 132H
  • Physics 151 (+lab)
  • Modern Russian Culture 251
dec 3 2009 ∞
jan 9 2010 +
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  • St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Moscow, Russia
  • Paris, France
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • San Francisco, Cali.
  • Montreal, Canada
  • Odessa, Ukraine
  • Prague, Czech Republic
dec 1 2009 ∞
dec 1 2009 +
  • transplant surgeon
  • neurosurgeon
  • dramatization actress for Discovery Health
oct 30 2009 ∞
oct 30 2009 +
  • hygiene
  • healthy diet
  • tidiness
  • consideration
  • overall health
  • good physical appearance (I'm a huge jerk)
  • concern for appearance
  • tea drinking
oct 29 2009 ∞
dec 30 2009 +
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  • I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant (+ mostly anything on Discovery Health)
  • Gossip Girl
  • It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia
  • Lifetime movies of any genre (well, they are their own genre, I guess)
  • Toddlers and Tiaras
  • True Life (always)
oct 6 2009 ∞
oct 6 2009 +
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  • a beautiful garden with flowers and fruits and veggies to feed my family in the summer and fall
  • a hot tub built in to a stone patio/deck with a waterfall contraption
  • a third floor (one of my old obsessions)
  • a porch and deck
  • window flower boxes
  • hard wood floors
  • beautiful stainless appliances
  • a record player in the living room with built in shelves containing thousands of records
  • a reading room with shelves covering all 4 walls
    • books, books, books
  • french doors
  • a wall of windows overlooking the garden
  • 2 cats- 1 black and 1 white
  • a telescope
sep 19 2009 ∞
oct 29 2009 +
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FOOD

  • sammies (esp. of the grilled variety)
  • cheese
    • sharp provolone
    • fresh mozz
    • cheddar
    • feta
  • Velveeta (the family specialty)
  • bread and butter
  • bagels (with hummus, butter, cream cheese and/or cucumbers)
  • steamed veggies
    • broccoli
    • green beans
    • spinach
  • good zaa (L'Italy, Gio's, Joe's, etc.)
  • all of my ma's food, esp. ...
    • tater tot casserole (of late)
sep 6 2009 ∞
sep 18 2009 +
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  • roller palace
  • Krissy Russo's house
  • dhs
  • air during xc
  • ma's car when it gives me a headache
  • grandpa joe's scent
  • celery/carrot air
aug 23 2009 ∞
sep 11 2009 +
  • finish career path(s)
    • criminal
    • athlete
    • law enforcement
  • earn enough points to buy the "attractiveness" thing
    • or one of the other really expensive ones
  • build a really cool, nice, house
  • make a genius
  • make sleazy Anise finally settle down
jun 23 2009 ∞
jul 11 2009 +
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  • not hearing people complain
    • about AP classes
      • as if they (AP classes) are actually important in life
      • as if they (people) had no choice in whether to take them or not
    • about not wanting to be in school
    • about weather
    • about college
    • about standardized testing
  • not seeing people I don't like
jun 19 2009 ∞
jun 19 2009 +
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  • morning glories
  • sunflowers
  • zinnias
  • asters
  • cosmos
  • marigolds
  • helichrysums
  • california poppies
  • green beans (bush)
  • lettuce
  • cucumbers
  • jalepeno peppers
  • cherry tomatoes

can't wait to see my little ones grow up!! (and then eat some of them...)

jun 17 2009 ∞
aug 24 2009 +
  • dreaming of our tropical vaca!!
  • bananas
  • water
  • peanut sauce
  • reading 24/7
feb 6 2014 ∞
feb 6 2014 +
  • baby truck
  • Infinite Jest
  • cabbage
  • dumpling soup
  • fresh cranberries
nov 26 2013 ∞
nov 26 2013 +
  • headstands (everyday)
  • detoxing on raw fruits and veggies
  • high-raw eating in general
  • melons
  • tomatoes
  • sleeping
  • new apt
  • bike riding to and from everywhere
aug 26 2013 ∞
aug 26 2013 +
  • Surfacing - Margaret Atwood
  • Bluebeard's Egg - Margaret Atwood
  • Slapstick - Kurt Vonnegut
  • When the Tripods Came - John Christopher
  • The Year of the Flood - Margaret Atwood
  • Middlesex - Jeffrey Eugenides
may 24 2013 ∞
jul 25 2013 +
  • being SO CLOSE to being done!
  • kombucha (jasmine)
  • open-faced sandwiches
  • sprouts
  • running
  • being outside
    • sun-bathing on the roof
    • bike riding
apr 5 2013 ∞
apr 24 2013 +
  • The Manual of Detection - Jedediah Berry
  • Cat's Cradle - Kurt Vonnegut
  • Galapagos - Kurt Vonnegut
  • Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep - Philip K. Dick
  • The Parable of the Sower - Octavia E. Butler
  • The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood
  • The White Mountains: The Tripods 1 - John Christopher
  • While Mortals Sleep - Kurt Vonnegut
  • Welcome to the Monkey House - Kurt Vonnegut
  • The Man in the High Castle - Philip K. Dick
jan 21 2013 ∞
jan 21 2013 +
  • herbal liqueurs
  • noodle bowls/bahn mi (for free!)
  • future plans
  • being almost DONE with this crazy educational system
  • our brookfield winter share
    • watching a farm improve since last year- such better yields!
    • personal connection with our farmers
    • being a CSA member (instead of the farmer!)
  • daikon
  • my new, insanely warm jacket
dec 9 2012 ∞
dec 9 2012 +
  • eat fewer condiments
    • relish simple taste and flavor of whole foods
  • drink less coffee
  • don't make excuses
  • be more honest with people
    • when I don't like what they are doing/saying
    • when I really appreciate them
  • make blog for capstone hoop house project
  • take more (film) pictures
  • exercise more
  • don't "bite off more than I can chew"
  • chew more when eating
oct 10 2012 ∞
oct 10 2012 +
  • free peaches
  • granola with berries and almond coconut milk
  • working outside
  • eating fresh fruits and veggies at work
    • yummy grapes and raspberries @ vineyard
    • strawberries and tomatoes at the farm
  • liftin' weights in the garage (benchpress, baby)
aug 2 2012 ∞
aug 2 2012 +
  • Fahrenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury
  • Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs - Chuck Klosterman
  • The Reader - Bernhard Schlink
  • Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov
  • Into the Wild - John Krakauer
  • The Martian Chronicles - Ray Bradbury
  • The Unbearable Lightness of Being - Milan Kundera
  • Radical Homemakers - Shannon Hayes
    • so good---- read this!!!
  • Cat's Eye - Margaret Atwood
jun 21 2012 ∞
oct 10 2012 +
  • tempeh from hosta hill farm
  • bread made from naturally fermented starters
  • kombucha kombucha kombucha everyday (and making my own!)
  • miso
  • xxxxtra hoppy beer
  • thinking about the summer
  • yoga
  • bike riding
  • OLIVES
mar 4 2012 ∞
mar 24 2012 +
  • eat mostly whole plant foods
    • eliminate processed foods from diet
  • cut down on snacking
  • eat more kale
  • see the good qualities in people
  • be more positive
jan 5 2012 ∞
jan 5 2012 +
oct 2 2011 ∞
oct 3 2011 +
  • pickles
    • cukes
    • okra
    • hot peppers
    • zuchinni
    • dilly beans
    • onions
    • beets
    • carrots
    • cabbage (kimchi)
  • other preserves
    • tomatoes
  • root veggie mix chips
    • potato, beet, carrot, turnip, parsnip, rutabaga
  • salves with herbs and flowers
    • calendula
aug 12 2011 ∞
aug 12 2011 +
  • decorating the new apt!
  • beans and rice
  • extreme heat
  • local eggs and spinach
  • sriracha
jun 2 2011 ∞
jun 24 2011 +
  • finish the secret project (basically done)
  • make quilt for living room of new apartment
    • ask my roommates for clothing of theirs that is a cool pattern and that they don't want?
    • big- so we can all use on couch
    • danielle has sewing machine...
  • vest out of toby's fur
  • make a purse/bag of some sort
  • make skirt?
  • look for fabric/supplies @ yard sales etc., the basement.
  • other arts & crafts
    • decoupage table
    • stamp
    • painting
apr 20 2011 ∞
may 30 2011 +
  • tropical emergen-c
  • eggs (!!!!!????)
  • lavender
  • plants
  • listening to my ipod on shuffle
  • http://www.eatmorekale.com/
  • riding my bike!!!
  • making things
  • thayer's witch hazel with lavender (GREAT product!)
mar 3 2011 ∞
mar 29 2011 +
  • Ivy (May 1)
  • Dad (May 10)
  • Alex (May 2)
  • Kami (May 8)
  • Ana Galvez (May 2)
jan 10 2011 ∞
jan 10 2011 +
  • buy more stuff from AA
    • tights/socks?
    • underwear?
  • buy maple syrup (real)
  • buy espresso!
    • use starbucks gift card?
  • get new multivitamin
  • deactivate netflix acct.
    • return the dreamers
dec 29 2010 ∞
jan 10 2011 +
  • boogie nights
  • vicky christina barcelona (over and over and over)
  • clueless
  • wes anderson's

on netflix instant:

  • Pierrot le fou
nov 28 2010 ∞
dec 3 2010 +
  • David Bowie
  • Cher from Clueless
  • Grace Kelly
  • Edie Sedgwick
  • Kate Moss
  • 70s/90s supermodels
  • Chloe Sevingy
  • the women of Mad Men
  • my friends
  • striking strangers
  • the lady farmers of the pioneer valley
oct 21 2010 ∞
aug 8 2011 +
  • "I commend you for looking so put-together every day this early." - t. in russian
  • "I love your shoes! Where did you get them? I really appreciate your style." - tan boy in worcester
  • "Do you have a nice ass?... I mean, since your name is Astrid, shouldn't that mean you have a nice ass? Stand up, girl!" - girl who looked like Tavi @ bennington
  • "Woah, that girl has crazy shoes! Why can't I stop staring at her ass?"-- said about me to someone I know who told me this... lol @ wearing 5 inch heels on campus and causing a huge ruckus.
  • "You look like you should be married to a rockstar." - r.

L0L people surprise me sometimes

sep 15 2010 ∞
nov 14 2010 +
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  • dresses
  • blueberry juice
  • grapefruit
  • scary songs
  • raw beets
  • the books
  • the Grace Coddington styled editorial in September US Vogue featuring my fave model Lara Stone as a retro goddess
  • body hair (lol sam, @ me adding this on 9/13--- this list just didn't make sense without that)
aug 1 2010 ∞
sep 13 2010 +
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  • Gummo
  • Julien Donkey-Boy
    • I'm kind of scared to see the above two movies, but I also really want to see them
  • The Last Days of Disco
  • Boys Don't Cry
  • American Psycho
  • Party Monster
  • Broken Flowers
  • Memento
  • Boogie Nights
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Harry Potter 6
  • The Good Son
  • A Single Man
  • A Serious Man
  • Cat People (1982)
  • Kill Bill 1 & 2
  • White Oleander
feb 21 2010 ∞
jul 27 2010 +
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  • Cher from Clueless
    • green/black plaid calvin klein blazer
    • black mini skirt
    • cropped-ish tee/ short sleeve sweater (white)
    • navy blue knee-highs
    • fashionable loafers or pumps
    • long, straight hair
    • lil' purse
    • larger cell phone
    • attitude, and lots of it
may 26 2010 ∞
may 26 2010 +
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  • roller skating
  • walking everywhere
  • vitamins
  • gardening
  • wasabi
  • accessories
  • miu miu shoes
    • satin cat mary janes
  • fashion blogs
  • lara stone
  • the smiths
  • maple donuts
may 2 2010 ∞
may 22 2010 +
  • Dance In The Dark - Lady Gaga
  • sun
  • sitting on the hill with 900+ other people
  • kiwi
  • walking
  • tangible photographs
apr 2 2010 ∞
apr 13 2010 +
  • Elementary Russian 1 (Amherst)
  • Biochemistry 285
  • Organic Chem 261
  • Multivariable Calculus (Math 233)
  • Physics 152
mar 29 2010 ∞
apr 27 2010 +
  • The Royal Tenenbaums - Richie's suicide attempt- "Needle in the Hay" - Elliot Smith
  • Kill Bill Vol. 2 - Uma walking down to meet Bill after putting lil' girl to sleep- "About Her" (Zombies semi-cover) - Malcolm Mclaren
  • Dazed & Confused - That part when they are walking into the Billiards place- "Hurricane" - Bob Dylan
  • Inglorious Basterds - When Shoshanna is putting on makeup, getting ready to burn down the theater on Nazi Night- "Cat People (Putting Out The Fire)" - David Bowie
mar 10 2010 ∞
mar 11 2010 +
  • twizzlers
  • Dostoyevsky
  • being young
  • running up the hill
  • sunny days
  • rt. 9 diner
  • coffee & toast
  • songs that make me cry
  • DAVID BOWIE
  • early bird dinners
  • my calc professor's digressions
  • pretzels & mustard
  • pita pit
  • etienne aigner
  • chloe sevigny
  • "Carry On" - CSN&Y
feb 1 2010 ∞
feb 21 2010 +
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Thanks, Cathy!!!

  • speak in my made up language, gashle
  • meow to cats in my effort to communicate with them
  • drink excessive amounts of black coffee
  • crazy dance
  • eat all of the cheese off of a slice of 'za and then continue to eat it normally (I only do this occasionally)
  • use excessive amounts of hot sauce on various foods
  • shout and holler when I see an old or new volkswagen cabrio, and proceed to go look in the windows and sometimes take pictures on my phone
jan 24 2010 ∞
jan 24 2010 +
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  • 80s-90s rock
    • get other My Bloody Valentine CDs
    • Blur
    • BJM
    • The Smiths
  • Jazz
    • Herb Alpert CDs from ma
    • others
  • 60s French pop
  • International music
  • Local(ish) current bands
jan 9 2010 ∞
jan 12 2010 +
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  • start learning russian and french
  • stop eating eggs altogether
  • run regularly
  • look put-together and stylish always
  • be more independent
  • construct a beautiful and bounteous garden
  • create something original (book?)
  • get a real job in my desired field
  • drink equal amounts of coffee and tea everyday
  • travel
  • learn more about biochemistry
  • learn more about the world
jan 3 2010 ∞
jan 12 2010 +
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  • "Postcards From Italy"
  • black french roast coffee
  • sharp (cheddar) cheese
  • bread and butter
  • ER (still)
  • Polar Diet Orange Dry
  • thinking about getting/staying in shape
  • tea w/ honey
  • corn
  • oranges
  • Mountain Valley Spring Water (bottles)
  • Billie Holiday
  • Mad Men
  • generosity
dec 1 2009 ∞
dec 16 2009 +
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  • pay off the mortgage on our house
  • fix the green car
      • and buy a white/forest/navy '90 cabrio as its sibling
  • buy a vintage chanel bag
  • help fund worthy scientific research/ do my own
  • buy my mom a new fridge
  • have a shopping spree at the used book superstore
  • go crazy on ebay
  • buy this carbonator
nov 29 2009 ∞
dec 2 2009 +
  • atlas van lines (all over the place)
  • atlas masonry (jars)
  • atlas properties (north chelmsford)
  • atlas watersystems (middleton on 114)
  • atlas apartments (where they live in project runway)
sep 5 2009 ∞
feb 5 2010 +

GIRLS

  • Mielle
  • Anise
  • Dagny
  • Mischa
  • Ella
  • Gemma
  • Evelyn
  • Nico
  • Madeline (little french orphan pronunciation)
  • Brigitte
  • Lux

BOYS

  • Sebastian
  • Nico
  • Nino
  • Edgar
  • Mischa
  • Alexei
oct 29 2009 ∞
may 26 2010 +
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  • dummy/dummies
  • kitten
  • saccharin
  • baby
  • laboratory
  • coalesce
  • microcosm
  • resonance
  • exaltation
  • excavate
  • caricature
oct 26 2009 ∞
mar 25 2010 +
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  • I work in a lab
  • I get to wash glassware
  • People there are all very smart
  • I am a minority among my co-workers
    • 90% of the people are asian
      • English is my first language
    • I am a freshman undergrad
  • I get to put my gardening skills to work on a much smaller scale
    • I get to transplant very small, cute plants grown on petri dishes!
  • I get to put my lab skills to work
  • The LGRC has a great view of the hill and mountains
  • I don't have to deal with customers
  • I get to work independently (after they tell me what to do, that is)
  • I am actually getting paid to do this!
sep 18 2009 ∞
sep 19 2009 +
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  • ISB (Integrated Sciences Building)
  • Conte Polymer Research Center
  • Studio Arts Building
  • Butterfield
sep 15 2009 ∞
dec 30 2009 +
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I wish this list was a lot longer.

  • The Strokes (x2)
  • Of Montreal (x2)
  • Ben Kweller
  • Arcade Fire (x2)
  • Modest Mouse
  • Animal Collective
  • Dan Deacon
  • Devendra Banhart
  • Passion Pit
  • Girls
  • Sleigh Bells
  • The Morning Benders
  • Phish
  • Fleet Foxes
aug 30 2009 ∞
sep 27 2011 +
  • boston cream pie
  • chicken salad with chik'n strips from tj's
  • pickles with cukes from my garden
  • anise cookies
    • pizelles if possible (not possible)
  • ice cream
  • bread
  • foccacia zaa (like ma did in the old days!)
jul 11 2009 ∞
jul 24 2009 +
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  • espresso over ice
  • human anatomy
    • internal & external
  • Volkswagens, this especially
    • other German cars
  • slender people wearing leotards
  • the font futura condensed
  • cats' noses and the area around them when they sniff something
  • sleek gadgets
  • old maps
  • Red Square in St. Petersberg, Russia
  • pretty faces
  • wide ribbed corduroy pants
jun 19 2009 ∞
jun 19 2009 +
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  • anise (pictured behind)
  • bergamot -->
  • peppermint
  • almond

they smell and taste heavenly!

jun 17 2009 ∞
jun 18 2009 +