weekend shenanigans with addie, mitch, lana, jordan & kendall

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

sometimes you just know

This may be the shortest post I've ever written, but I really cannot stay to chat tonight.  Things have busy, but what else is new?  Anyways, today/tonight i got to spend some time with my friend, Michelle, and the adorable little Max (her son) and I feel like I cannot go to bed tonight without … Continue reading sometimes you just know

secret to life: let your friends be there for you (too).

It's no secret on this blog...last week was not my week.  Five full days of being an emotional wreck- yep, that was me.  But I'm happy to report that those have come & gone (at least for now).  I won't lie, I woke up on Saturday still feeling blah, even nearly canceling on a friend's … Continue reading secret to life: let your friends be there for you (too).

i’ll be honest with you and you’ll be honest with me.

He asked me if I was okay, and after a few minutes of hesitation and one attempt at a lie I wrote back, "No...but I just wanted you to distract me."  This was the truth.  Of course he called me back, even though I really didn't need him to.  He asked what was going on and … Continue reading i’ll be honest with you and you’ll be honest with me.

friends: is there such a thing as having too many?

Last night while finishing my post, preparing my grad program application, and watching my daily fix of Ellen, I dodged text after text from my dear friend, Mike.  I love him, I really do...but he was driving me a little crazy with all the texting.  Now I really do enjoy helping my boys out when it … Continue reading friends: is there such a thing as having too many?

friends say the words your heart says, but the difference is you like the sound of your friends’ voices better than your own.

Me: "I feel like I can be myself." Julie: "That's how you should always feel." For those of you who don't yet know her, Meet Julie.  The beautiful friend I made during my freshman year at Kent State and one of my dear Ohio ladies that dreams about our joint-return to Columbus...one day (maybe)- and this … Continue reading friends say the words your heart says, but the difference is you like the sound of your friends’ voices better than your own.