Name: Haley Way
Hometown: Perry, GA
Current Town: Perry, GA
What Years at UGA: 2012-2014
School: Family and Consumer Sciences (Fasion Merchandising)
Family: Two younger brothers, and a puppy named Harper.
Profession: Owners and designers at SoulPepper Designs. We create sophisticated, bohemian jewelry all handcrafted and designed by us.
Describe Athens in three words:
Wendy: small large town
Haley: Magical, inspiring, beautiful
Share a favorite memory from your time at UGA:
Wendy: late nights, long runs, lasting friendships
Haley: going to the rooftop of the Georgia Theatre after class on a sunny day. Throwing frisbee on North Campus. ATHFEST! Georgia/Florida. Spring breaks with best friends. Georgia Theatre shows. Road trips!
Band you heard while living in Athens:
Wendy: R.E.M., Allgood Music Company, Widespread Panic, Indigo Girls
Haley: Futurebirds, Moon Taxi, Dirty Guv’nahs, Stoplight Observation
A favorite restaurant in Athens:
One thing few people know about you:
Wendy: I’ve run a marathon! 26.2 miles.
Haley: I play the guitar. I love card/board games (call me old-fashioned). I have a weakness for useless knick knacks, coffee table books, and new office supplies.
Favorite books and blogs:
Wendy: Bible, Redeeming Love, The Cracker Queen: A Memoir of a Jagged, Joyful Life, Life on the Gnat Line, Crazy Love
Haley: The Zoe Report, Bohemian Collective, Darling Magazine, Melody Joy Designs/blog, TheStoneFile, Life on the Gnat Line
Describe your typical Bulldog gameday:
Wendy: Red and black, good food, good company, good memories, Go Dawgs!
Haley: Long, full of laughter, loud and FUN! Go Dawgs!
Quick & Easy Sausage Balls
3 cups bisquick (or flour)
2 cups (sharp cheddar cheese shredded… better when you shred it yourself!)
1 lb. sausage (Jimmy Dean spicy sausage!)
Mix (may have to sprinkle in a little water) and roll in balls. Flatten slightly with thumb. Bake at 425 for 10-12 minutes!v
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