Monthly Archives: March 2011

Pigtail Trade-in

The other day, I had some difficulty getting into my house. In addition to my obnoxiously large bookbag (affectionately dubbed “The Hump”) desperately trying to pull me onto my back so as to laugh at my turtle-like attempts to right … Continue reading

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What not to write to Princeton

I found out yesterday that I did not get into Princeton University. I was disappointed, but I have now decided to go to Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. I worked hard on my essay for Princeton’s supplement and … Continue reading

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Finally Done!

The butter churn exhibit that I have been working on for the past few months is now done and can be seen at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum on Princess Street. I hope you will visit the museum to see … Continue reading

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Sorry, no VHS

I’ve been using the site DVD Aficionado for about a year now. The site itself has a very simple setup: small, spaced out words and links, a few pictures here and there, and a white, blue, and green color scheme. … Continue reading

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Arsenic Anyone?

Come see the DayDreamers perform “Arsenic and Old Lace” at DreamWrights Youth and Family Theatre to start off your April with laughter! There are three performances: 6:30 p.m. Friday April 8, and 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. Saturday April 9. Tickets … Continue reading

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Painting Project

Eleven years ago when my family moved into my current house, my parents chose a bright yellow for my room. Now it’s my turn to choose colors. After wandering through Lowe’s paint section, I decided on Burnt Squash, a warm … Continue reading

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Looking for a great movie to see this weekend? Go for “Rango.” “Rango,” an animated western, is the best movie I have seen in a long time. The movie follows the life of Rango, a theatrical chameleon who gets stranded … Continue reading

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The Mountain Goats (and Megafun)

I had the opportunity to see a band I simply can’t get enough of: The Mountain Goats. The lead singer, and sometime sole member, of The Mountain Goats is John Darnielle who cannot be described as anything less than a … Continue reading

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Possessed soda machines

Sometimes when I am at Weis, I buy a Cherry Coke from the vending machine. Although I don’t like spending money, I like to get a Cherry Coke every once in a while. Lately, however, I have been unable to … Continue reading

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Open the gates and they shall run

Track and Field is finally here! I’m SUPER excited! Our first meet is this Friday for the Junior High, and I think, if we all manage to work hard enough, we can go for another great season; hopefully another undefeated … Continue reading

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