One of my favorite things about living in Chicago is that friends are always anxious to stop by and play for a weekend. This weekend I hosted four of my OU besties: Ashley, Mike, Libby, and Jay (pictured left to right). Note: They may be referred to as Addie, Mitch, Lana & Jordan- which became their … Continue reading weekend shenanigans with addie, mitch, lana, jordan & kendall
Some people say that "it's just a kiss", and as you get older you'll mostly hear "it's only sex" and/or "marriage is just a piece of paper". Do me a favor: Don't believe these things. If 'a kiss is just a kiss', then why do you sometimes find yourself with weak knees and butterflies in your stomach? Explain that, cynics! … Continue reading even a kiss on new year’s eve isn’t ‘just a kiss’.
Before I knew it my cell phone alarm was yelling at me (to get up). 8:00 am never felt so early in my life, but I guess that's what happens when you (attempt to) sleep on a bus the night before and go to bed around 3:30 am the night before. Knowing that a morning … Continue reading i had the time of my life and i’ve never felt this way before. and i swear this is true, and i owe it all to you. (part two)
Meet my partner in crime from this past weekend: Ashley. This photo was taken on Saturday evening, after about 10 hours of drinking (seriously) before we left to embark on a few more hours. (Note: That plan didn't last as long as we had planned.) But let's rewind a bit and go back to the beginning of this … Continue reading bobcats, buckeyes, and steelers…ohmy what a fantastic weekend!
No matter where life takes me and what's going on in the little world of K, I find I can always close my eyes, take a deep breath, and imagine my beloved college days in Athens as though it was just yesterday. For those few moments I am at peace. Lost in the memories of my past, … Continue reading so many people have come and gone, their faces fade as the years go by. yet i still recall as i wander on, it’s more than a feeling.
I woke up in love Athens, OH and very, very soon I will be going to bed in Chicago. I finally arrived home after almost 12 hours of being on the road and it feels almost as A.MAY.ZING. to be lying in my bed right now as this weekend was. Almost A.MAY.ZING. but nowhere near … Continue reading athens to chicago in twelve hours
As mentioned in a previous post, I am going to divulge the details from my past, well since graduating high school, up until this point. This June marks my 4th anniversary as an Ohio U alum, and therefore I feel the need to look back on all of my Junes, beginning with June 2002- when I graduated from … Continue reading june series: your whole life is about to change in a way that it will never be the same again. you’re opening a new chapter and you have to give a proper goodbye to the old one. you don’t want to miss these moments, even the sad ones, because you’ll never get them back again. so enjoy this time, let it wash over you so that your memories of it are strong.