Hi, my name is Elise and I am the author of PhD Strides. This blog is the account of my life as I run, cook and experience new things on my way to earning my PhD.
Tag Archives: thankful
This year’s Thanksgiving was very similar to last year’s. It was the return of Orphan Thanksgiving, as paying for two plane tickets home in a three week span just doesn’t make sense – after all, I am a poor graduate … Continue reading
Edna is the turkey. The turkey we ate for Thanksgiving. The turkey I may have gotten a weeeee bit too close to on Thursday – I mean I did have to wash her, lather her up with oil, bake her … Continue reading
Sunday was Fakesgiving Day here in California – or at least for our department, and friends of our department. It involved everything Thanksgiving involved, except it didn’t fall on Thanksgiving, ergo Fakesgiving. Turkey, ala Maggie. And copious amounts of food. … Continue reading