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Please update your Google Reader/RSS Feeds/Bloglines/etc... My very own domain for just $10 thru google? Don't mind if I do! Come follow me at! I've imported all my old content (though it is kind of a wreck/mess)...but come visit... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2010 at old skool
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Mar 15, 2010
As always, visit to read more quick takes or better yet, participate! 1. I've had a really, really busy week. A lot is going on at work (I'm preparing for a press conference on the 26th and a big... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2010 at old skool
Sooo...funny conversation with my boss. But it sort of turned awkward. I go into his office for a meeting and decide to sit with my back to his window. He says, "what's the matter, don't want to sit in that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2010 at old skool
Hmm...Im actually not familiar with that neighborhood. Ill have to drive around sometime! We actually didnt build this house, but it was a spec house that was built to sell. I really like it but of course am starting to see the effects of settling and it drives me crazy! :)
Toggle Commented Mar 9, 2010 on Hello, Ft. Lauderdale at old skool
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I guess now, it would be more like goodbye, Fort Lauderdale, since I left quite some time ago. But when I took this picture...I was definitely saying hello :) I took this picture on February 21st, I believe. I went... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2010 at old skool
Don't get me wrong--I'm very glad to be back in Kentucky. Closer to family, closer to some friends, etc. But some times, there are things I miss about "my old life" in Connecticut. Because I'm feeling a little nostalgic, here... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2010 at old skool
If you are my friend on Facebook, you've already seen these photos. But he is cute so you can deal with seeing them again, right? :) Now, who is Will you might ask? Will is the son of Jonathan (my... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2010 at old skool
You know, I recently realized that I most always link to Conversion Diary but rarely remember to go to that site and post that I've participated in Quick Takes. 1. You should know that I am a very clumsy person.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2010 at old skool
Visit Chelsea to learn more about Ten on Tuesday and to find more participants! :) 1. Fill in the blank. Sometimes I wish my life was more ______. I don't know...exotic? Whatever that means?! Other appropriate words might be: adventurous,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2010 at old skool
As always...visit other Quick Takers at Conversion Diary, the gracious host of 7 Quick Takes. 1- THANK YOU to those of you who expressed your condolences over the loss of my grandfather. I appreciate your words more than you will... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2010 at old skool
That is supposed to be a whirlwind. That is what life feels like this week. I had a crappy weekend. I basically worked all weekend, all hours of the night (I'm talking 3:30 am phone calls on both Saturday and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2010 at old skool
Let's first get something straight. It is 6:02 AM. Now, trust me when I say I have no business blogging at this hour. Typically I forward-date my posts to publish but this time I am for real, awake, and typing.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2010 at old skool, that is. I go to Polyvore and it leads to shopping, thus why I haven't visited PV in quite some time! The first two items are from Ann Taylor and the rest are from J. Crew. Sunday Morning Shopping... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2010 at old skool
Boy, it has been awhile since I'd done a Seven Quick Takes! I've been slackin! Seven Quick Takes is hosted by Conversion Diary. Visit Conversion Diary for more 7 Quick Take'rs! 1. I have had an incredibly busy week. I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2010 at old skool
Visit Chelsea to read more about Ten on Tuesday, and more awesome responses! :) 1. Are you usually late, early, or right on time? This is completely dependent on where I'm going. Meeting? I'm going to be early. Work? On... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2010 at old skool
Visit Chelsea for more Ten on Tuesday participants! :) This week's Ten on Tuesday seems to be all about cooking and food! I have to admit, since I started my master's program I have not cooked nearly as much as... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2010 at old skool
In keeping with all the other cool kids in the blog-iverse...I thought it only appropriate to post "a year in pictures." 2009 was a good year, albeit one full of changes. January 2009 We rang in 2009 at the home... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2010 at old skool
Visit Chelsea for more Ten on Tuesday participants! 1. When do you put up and take down your Christmas decorations? We usually try to put up our tree on Thanksgiving weekend. I usually don't take it down until a week... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2009 at old skool
Unless I want to get a lump of coal in my stocking, I figured I might ought to share something with you guys here. I've planned to do this at the end of 4 months anyway...and now is that time.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2009 at old skool
Have to say--LOVE your blog banner! 1, I'm a brunette myself, and 2, I'm slightly obsessed w/the Eiffel Tower! :) I also loved the BSC books, and Judy Blume. I remember when I read "Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret." Oh dear, the things I about depressing, LOL
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2009 on Ten On Tuesday at Ramblings of a Fab Brunette
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Before I get started on my questions, I wanted to say thank you to everyone for the compliments on my hair! I am getting more used to it and it is starting to seem more "normal" to me. It's just... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2009 at old skool
Ten on Tuesday is hosted weekly by Chelsea over at Roots and Rings. This week's Ten on Tuesday questions come from yours truly :) Visit Chelsea to read her answers to Ten on Tuesday and to visit other ToT participants!... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2009 at old skool
Seven Quick Takes is hosted by ConversionDiary. Visit to link up with other "quick-takers!" :) 1. Last night I wrapped my first Christmas gifts of the season. One is for my mother, the others are for my husband. And two... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2009 at old skool
Last night I was up way, way, way too late. It is my own fault. You see, I had a paper due at midnight. I have been a really poor planner and major procrastinator these past few weeks, so I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2009 at old skool