This Week Rocked a Bit. Here’s Why.

19 May

• Summer hours have started at work for me. Each Friday before a long weekend like the one coming up this weekend (Victoria Day in Canada), my company is closed. I’ve been looking forward to this first extra long weekend for months, and it has been nothing short of uplifting getting through these last few days knowing that it’s a short work week.

• The BF has spent an intense month finishing up his final semester at school. He’s taken time off from his full-time job so that he could complete his term papers and study for his final exams. On Tuesday, he got a call from work letting him know that though he was scheduled to go back to work today, they wouldn’t need him for the rest of the week. This means that we  are able to leave for our road trip to Prince Edward County tomorrow morning, a full day and a half earlier than planned. This is also going to be our very first true long weekend together in two and a half years. His current job has him working Saturdays, so we haven’t even enjoyed a full weekend with each other in that length of time either.

• The BF wrote his final college exam yesterday, and is much closer to being a licensed optician. Amidst all the chaos of the last couple of weeks, this company to which he had submitted his résumé two and a half years ago called him for a job interview. And then, just hours after he wrote his exam yesterday, that company called to offer him the position. Timing could not have been more strange. While he is still on this road to completing the program and requirements to fulfill a new career path, he now has an amazing opportunity to work for a company that will utilize all his skill sets and education in both the IT and Optical fields.

• And the big fat cherry on top of my all good news week? Today, I received an email from Pawsh Magazine letting me know that Jelly is being featured as its Pet of the Week! How fun is that? We’re trying to not let it get to her head too much that she has become a bit of a celebrity.

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4 Responses to “This Week Rocked a Bit. Here’s Why.”

  1. reni May 19, 2011 at 10:40 pm #

    yay to weeks that rock! woohooo!!!

  2. kat May 20, 2011 at 8:40 am #

    so jealous of your summer hours! enjoy your trip this wknd! looking fwd to the pics 🙂

  3. courtney May 23, 2011 at 10:32 pm #

    seriously? what an awesome week! jelly is a superstar!! and hooray for the bf. that’s a lot of things to celebrate for sure.

  4. Leesh May 25, 2011 at 9:13 pm #

    I am really jealous of your summer hours. It’s what inspired me to write a recent post on what perks I would offer my imaginary company.

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