GOALS VS. ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  Lately, I have been extraordinary lazy. I have had all these big ideas about what I want to get done. So many days start with ambition and hope. But then I get tired, and I usually watch Netflix. Friends is now on Netflix, in case you have been living under a rock for the…

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2014 IN REVIEW

It never ceases to amaze me how much can change in a year. We are always looking forward to the future, dreaming of what it could bring and hoping that every day will be better than the previous. As with every year, 2014 had its ups and downs. The difference with this year is I…

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SOMETIMES WE TAKE PICTURES

One of my favorite parts about break is coming back to spend time with friends. I love that no matter how much time passes since we have seen each other it feels like we were hanging out the other day. In August I wrote a DIY Pinterest-worthy photo post, describing how my friends and I…

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THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE SIGNING A LEASE

This time of year is full of renters pushing you to sign the lease right now. Like right now. Oh you like this place? You should probably get it now, because it might not be there tomorrow. And truth is that can happen. But you also shouldn’t give them your money and sign any papers…

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FRIENDS: COMING TO NETFLIX

So you heard Gilmore Girls was coming to Netflix and you were like, How much better can it get? All you wanted to do was sit in your room and binge watch Lorelai and Rory drink too much coffee and consume unreasonable amounts of food. You were prepared to take Netflix binging to a new…

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MY FIRST TWITTER CHAT

Today I participated in my first Twitter chat! It was the Coffee Date Chat hosted by Coffee and Cardigans and Life, Love and Coffee Stains. It was so much fun. For my non-blogger friends, a twitter chat is a way for bloggers to connect and converse over Twitter about blogging or whatever the specific theme…

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#Foodgrams

A couple of weeks ago I posted “10 Must See Instagrams”. I enjoyed creating the post, because I love finding creative photos, and I always want to share them. So today I decided to create a food-themed instagram post. Some people gag at the sight of a foodgram, because it is terribly “cliche” and “amateur”.…

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11 Things I Wish I Knew Before Freshman Year

Going to college is exciting. It is a new chapter of your life, and it is a transitional period. You are becoming an independent adult, and that is an incredible thing. But it is also scary. You are in a new place with a lot of unfamiliar faces, and if you are living on campus,…

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DIY: How to Make Pinterest-Worthy Photos. Or Not…

My friends and I keep finding these cute friend pictures on Pinterest, and I will just admit it: we are really jealous. Sometimes we remind each other to try to be Pinterest-worthy, but like many things on Pinterest, we just can’t seem to get it to look like the original. Who are these Pinterest People?…

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Forget Monsters. I Am Scared of Living People.

Zombies don’t scare me. Alien invasions, Bloody-Ghost-Brides, and Werewolves don’t have me hiding underneath the covers. I can handle a scary movie or two. But if you walk in the room announced, I will scream. It’s not even a “late at night” or “during thunderstorms” kind of thing. It’s a “middle of the day” or…

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