My fiancé and I are in the midst of combining our separate large living spaces into one (small) one. We piled all of our things into a one-bedroom apartment – and I do mean ALL. The only things of mine left in my mother’s house are a sled and a baby doll bed my Papa made for… Read More So much stuff, so little space.
When I moved home last year for the job at 7News, I knew a few things. I’d be broke. My desired career path is in journalism. Journalism. There’s a reason my mother wasn’t too thrilled when I decided to major in Journalism. I also knew I’d be living at home. My mother is happy to… Read More See you later, friend.
Last week Diane asked me if I wanted to go to the Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens, “Don’t worry I’ll drive, so you’ll be safe in the Bronx.” Funny, coming from her – a native of the Bronx. She started talking about the walls of Orchids created by the French designer Patrick… Read More Tale of PSAs Come True: NYBG Orchid Show
So, we all know that I run around like a chicken with its head cut off just for fun. Hence why my last blog post was, well…I can’t remember when. I have maybe five minutes of spare time at work right now before I bury myself in writing and then head out for… Read More Huh? Sicily? Oh yeah…
“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.” -Gerald Good Last Thanksgiving I wore a little black dress and uncomfortable heels to a dark basement bar in New York City. Lights that looked like jars of fireflies hung from the ceilings, above a long slab of maple… Read More If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness.
It’s not Diet Coke. It’s not Pin-not Grig-gio. It’s not even Gaterade. Powerade. Or that “Drink This and Burn 100 Calories” drink. Nah, nah. White Girl Haterade. is. Iced Coffee. You know it’s true. My feist comes with my morning Keurig brewed Folger’s Vanilla Almond Biscotti with 1 tbs of honey and a dash of… Read More White Girl Haterade
I booked it back to Boston this weekend. When a friend – and diehard Yankees fan – asked me if I’d want to go to the Red Sox – Yankees game at Fenway Park the only question I had was, “When?!” So obviously if I had to be home for Sunday, why not be home… Read More Bell’s Birthday Bonanza
It goes without saying that all of us owe our freedom to those that fought for this country since it’s birth. God Bless you Timmy, Josh and Michelle. You’ll always be my little cousins, but to the world you are Marines and a Navy(wo)man. As we celebrate, with friends, family, beer, fireworks and hot (tofurky)… Read More Happy Birthday America!!
Anyone that reads this knows that, well, I’m happy to say goodbye to 2010. It’s been a trying year, and though I know I’ve learned much from it, I’m excited to start fresh. Although this year saw a complete deterioration of my relationship with my father, and is ending with the divorce of my parents,… Read More Adieu à 2010