Exciting Things…

Not sure if anyone still follows but just in case.. it only feels right to share this amazing news: Engagement Story to come shortly…. 🙂 Advertisements


26 years ago, little ole me was born into this big, crazy world. I’m feeling… a little ambivilent about the whole thing – well, the being 26 part.  On the one hand, I suppose it is a bit scary to think my twenties are more than halfway over.  But at the same time… I do … Continue reading

When I Knew…

December 23rd 2009 We sat near his Christmas tree, wrapping paper scattered all around us. Snuggling close together, admiring our new gifts and enjoying our first Christmas together. There was a necklace I had been hinting that I’d really like but instead, he picked out a very pretty pair of earrings by the same designer. … Continue reading

(Semi) Homemade Cooking with Alliecakes

Ya’ll (I know I’m from Jersey but when I blog, I always want to say ya’ll so I’m gonna do it.. I’m just wild like that!) I have a new obsession and I need to share it with you, my lovely bloginis. I’m totally obsessed with pizza making and I do not foresee this new … Continue reading

Shine on.

I may disappear often from my little corner of the interwebs, but I always seem to find my way back eventually. I truly love blogging and I miss it.  I still try to keep up with reading my favorite blogs but when you write pages upon pages of papers for school, the urge to write … Continue reading

A Change in Me

I’ve changed and I don’t know when and I don’t know why. But sometimes I take a look at myself and how I”m handling grad school and life and I think, “this is so not like me, what’s that about?”  And I just can’t seem to figure it out.  But I suppose its a good … Continue reading

My Kind of Date Night

I want to update this bloggy so often but life is just so busy, it’s been hard to find the time.  Tonight, I finally have a minute to breathe so here I am. 🙂 I haven’t seen the boyfriend since Friday and then before that I hadn’t seen him since Sunday because I was so … Continue reading

T – O

Internets, if I can be real with you for a minute, I’m having a rough one today. I feel like my head is just barely above the water. I just felt in a daze all day and then at 5pm, full on anxiety hit me. The way my grad program is set up, I’m at … Continue reading

In a word…

overwhelming – that is how life is at the moment. As I was walking to my car from class today, a quote popped into my head… something like “day by day nothing seems to change, but eventually everything is different”  I have no idea where it’s from and I’m too tired to look it up … Continue reading

The Aftermath

I don’t really know where to even begin.  I feel like my world is being completed turned upside down.  There’s not just one thing I’m upset about – its about a million. If I’m not crying because my Dad is just up and moving over a 1,000 miles away (to be with someone else) then … Continue reading