She actually thinks that we're on a really good track. She mentioned that if this pans out, there are so many things to do that I could have such an extensive CV that I could possibly get a job after grad school. This almost never happens, but her students seem to have good luck landing the top developmental jobs.
This is starting the weekend off right! Now I get to relax a bit while in St. Louis with Laura, and maybe be productive on the bus trip.