We can all name someone who seems to know everyone. Amanda (Porter) Carlyle is one of those people. Every time I was with that girl we would constantly run into people that she knew: A friend from high school, English class, or bar the night before. At first I found myself envious of her for … Continue reading hope you remember me when you’re homesick and need a change
I can pinpoint three times in my life where I was truly happy. The first was in 7th grade, and other than being on successful basketball and soccer teams; having hot, popular boyfriends; and enjoying the company of a surplus of good friends- or so I thought at that time- I'm not really sure what else … Continue reading happiness: a right or a privilege?
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
The Princess has officially married her Prince Charming. The Princess, formerly known as Kristin Young, is now Mrs. Kristin Comyns. Congratulations to Kristin and Jim Comyns! What an A.MAY.ZING. wedding! Now Kristin is one of my best friends and I have known Jim for 3 years now, so of course it meant a lot to … Continue reading you’ll be the prince and i’ll be the princess. it’s a love story, baby just say yes.
To get the full effect of this post, you need to be like me and have the song, Walking in Memphis, playing in your head. The lyrics may not be 100% applicable, but I kept hearing the chorus play over and over again. I woke up early this morning to get a workout in before … Continue reading walking in wrigley
Hangover. That's what the five girls in the hotel room in downtown Columbus were experience on the morning of Saturday, April 10th. For some reason, we woke up around 7:30 - 8:00 am and the madness began a little bit after. Okay, maybe some of us/them were still drunk because it was it was a complete … Continue reading about last weekend: girls just wanna have fun (part 4)
When we last left our Bachelorettes, they were doing far too many shots- especially the beautiful bride-to-be. Were our ladies too drunk and ready to call it a night? Heck no!! They were ready to dance on the stage! By this time (perhaps 11-11:30 pm), the Piano Bar was pretty crowded with other Bachelorette parties and … Continue reading about last weekend: girls just wanna have fun (part 3)
...okay, where was I? Oh yes, Grappa is crappa. Seriously, just don't even both trying it. I mean I really am in this whole hippie- live in the moment era of my life, but there are some things that you just need not experience...Grappa being one of them. Why it is chased by espresso makes … Continue reading about last weekend: girls just wanna have fun (part 2)
Finally! I have finally found some time to rehash the details on my weekend in Columbus for Kristin's Bachelorette Party and Bridal Shower. This is the beautiful bride-to-be at our dinner at Marcella's in the Short North in downtown Columbus- a few blocks away from my old apartment. Wait, I'm getting ahead of myself. Let me … Continue reading about last weekend: girls just wanna have fun (part 1)