Rebecca pees in corner of parking garage
A shared friend invited Erin and Rebecca to an Amerk’s game. Upon parking, Rebecca decided she had to pee so she literally dropped her pants and peed in the corner of the parking garage.
2 days later they attend the same job training
Much to their surprise, two days later, Rebecca and Erin realize they are both working as Resident Directors and are attending the same job training.
Erin does Rebecca’s job for her
Because Rebecca’s tolerance for student concerns is null, she calls Erin almost daily to discuss student issues and basically tell Erin to handle it.
Rebecca gets engaged
Erin has good ideas, but Rebecca pulls them all together (with extra glitter). This is the first time they realized they had a super-power friendship.
Erin makes big decisions under anesthesia
Under strict orders not to “make big decisions” under anesthesia after a colonoscopy, Erin applied for a PhD program, a job, and an apartment in the 1 hour Rebecca left to attend a staff meeting.
Rebecca gets knocked up
… In the dorms at SUNY Brockport, decides she doesn’t want to bring a child back to the residence hall and secretly applies for another job.
Erin buys first home
Like a true professional, Erin saves up to buy her first home on her own. She chooses a condominium responsibly, so she does not need to take care of her own lawn care.
Rebecca basically homeless
Rebecca landed that job in higher education which also rendered her homeless (because she no longer had her RD apartment perk). Thanks to Erin’s responsible decision making, Rebecca, her in-utero child, and her husband sublet Erin’s last apartment.
30th birthday celebration
In the trip of a lifetime, Rebecca, Erin, and their significant others head to Carmon De Playa, Mexico to celebrate their 30th birthdays (well, Erin was still 29…)
Rebecca gets knocked up… again
“You’re ruining my life!”, Erin exclaimed as Rebecca tells her that she’s pregnant again.
Erin “conceives” idea for ConcernCenter
While Rebecca was busy making babies, Erin was busy creating her first business venture.
Rebecca quits her stable job
In true Rebecca fashion, after having her second baby she decides that she’s not living the life she imagined and takes a large pay cut to take a chance on the life of her dreams. They celebrated by taking their picture outside of the strip club.
Erin moves up the corporate ladder
And in true Erin fashion, she continues to advance her career, earn her PhD, have her first child, and secure a wonderful job in higher education
As it did for everyone, COVID changed the way people thought about their careers, home-life, ability to balance responsibilities, and their loved ones. With COVID came crushing losses, but also opened doors.
Erin submits letter of resignation
Seven years after Rebecca leaves her stable job, it’s Erin’s turn to make the leap into the life they never could have imagined
Rebecca and Erin start working together
Because, why not? Rebecca starting working for Erin’s business (ConcernCenter) and Erin started supporting Rebecca’s charity (Front Row Foundation)
Living their best lives
Truly. Even with the ebbs and flows. Rebecca and Erin are living their dreams.
Started a podcast
Because, why not? We have thoughts to share with the world!