Tag: johanna taylor

Are you watching hockey? You should be.

Holy cow it was hot today. My run was super sweaty. I like it! And I did represent my Buccos today with my McCutchen running shirt. How are you doing? Still interested in reading my… what is this a blog? I guess. My blog. Yeah, that works. Well, you  must be still interested for some reason since you are still reading this. Enjoying your … Read More Are you watching hockey? You should be.

Well, poop.

Just kinda bummed out these past few days. Really missing J… and to top it off on my way to work yesterday morning a deer decided to commit suicide by Cavalier and hopped out in front of my car. I have killed deer with shotguns, rifles, and have even sliced the throat on one with a knife before, but this was my first deer … Read More Well, poop.

Scaredy cat!

Here’s your weekly (has it been weekly? I don’t think so but let’s pretend) zoo update. Elsie and Annabelle, the mini longhorns that mom brought up, are doing well. Elsie (the mom) has figured out the petting zoo routine and will come up and eat grain out of guests’ hands. The fainting goats are also doing well, just refusing to faint so everyone thinks … Read More Scaredy cat!

Birthday celebration of the four-legged variety!

Heyoooo! What’s going on? I’m just enjoying a yoga pants and bum clothes day off. Since I usually work weekends my days off fall during the week most of the time, which really doesn’t affect anything for me. Sigh. Yesterday, my baby, Diesel, celebrated his fourth birthday. I cannot believe he is already four years old! He had a good birthday, we actually celebrated … Read More Birthday celebration of the four-legged variety!

Lions and tigers and bears – oh my!

Hey world, did I leave you hanging long enough?? I got the job!!!  I started  just over a week ago and absolutely love it! It is a dream come true! Still want to know where I work? I am a wildlife coordinator for Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. We have about 130+ animals at the zoo there and I get to work with them all!! My … Read More Lions and tigers and bears – oh my!

Poke – are you still there?

Hey! Guess what! Guess what!!!! Did ya guess yet? NO! I did not get a pet elephant. Although that would be pretty sweet. I would name him Pete. Pete the elephant, and I would ride him everywhere instead of my truck and tie him to the bike rack while I get the both of us a sandwich. Yeah, Pete would love sammiches. You really … Read More Poke – are you still there?

Back a way from the Smith Machine, couch potato.

Dear New Year’s Gym Goers, Unless you are truly 100% going to stick with it, please do NOT waste my time by going to the gym the first two weeks of January and taking up all of the equipment only to go back to sitting on the couch watching sitcoms and eating potato chips. Phew. Look, I am all for people becoming fitness orientated … Read More Back a way from the Smith Machine, couch potato.

Meatloaf, smeatloaf, double beatloaf

First and foremost, Happy Veteran’s Day!!!! I am so grateful to our troops that have and are currently serving our country. Freedom isn’t free. Thank you! And I am especially proud of and thankful for my hero, my boyfriend J. Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Pittsburgh!! WE MADE IT! After 13 hours of driving we made it back to Pittsburgh, and of course had to straight to the bar that … Read More Meatloaf, smeatloaf, double beatloaf

Hey look, a recipe or two!

Alright so I am going to keep talking to you. Oh what a weekend! Friday night we hosted a Slumber Party at Margo’s for all the ladies in J and Mike’s (Margo’s husband) BOLC class. A few of the girl came expecting pajamas, chick flicks, ice cream, and pillow fights. For those of you who don’t know what an adult Slumber Party, educate yourself … Read More Hey look, a recipe or two!

Counting down the days…

Yeah that’s right, eleven days left in Bismarck for me. It has gone by wayyyy to fast. I swear we were just pulling into the Walmart parking lot to rest for the night last week, not two months ago! I definitely could stay out here for a few more months, that’s for sure. I have fallen in love with this place. And the people … Read More Counting down the days…

Shenanigans… um I mean work.

Holy cow… this past weekend. I can pretty much sum it up in one word: awesome! And believe it or not we actually got a fair amount of surveys done while we were at Devil’s Lake. Sweet deal all around. Friday evening we got to Devil’s Lake at Graham’s Island State Park and set up camp. We got lucky and got a perfect location … Read More Shenanigans… um I mean work.

Quack.

Hola, So sorry that I haven’t posted in a while! Are you still there? Good. Time is flying by even faster. Not good. I really did not expect it, but I have completely fallen in love with this place. A lot of it has to be credited to the people though, they are amazing! Hmm… so what has been going on the past few … Read More Quack.