i wasn’t looking for this… but now you’re in my way.

Kelly Clarkson recently stated that her happy relationship (and wonderful boyfriend) were ruining her creativity (aka her 'angry girl music').  Well, in a way I guess I can say the same about me.  Since my relationship with Tony began (approximately) two months ago, I've found myself failing to find any reason to sit down and … Continue reading i wasn’t looking for this… but now you’re in my way.

day- dream- er.

There's no way I could describe him. What I've said is just what I'm hoping for. Daydreamer by Adele Usually after a weekend in Pittsburgh with my family, I feel refreshed and rejuvenated.  I'm typically ready to get back to the grind in Chicago, and the lights and sounds of the city immediately awaken my … Continue reading day- dream- er.

i know that i am nothing new. there’s so much more than me and you.

I can honestly say that I've never been so impressed by a guy in my life.  That alone makes it obvious that I'm crushing on someone- oh gosh, I even got weak in the knees before seeing him once.  Anyways, he's pretty fantastic.  Better than any fantasy my imaginative mind could concoct.  Certainly one of those guys … Continue reading i know that i am nothing new. there’s so much more than me and you.

news flash, ladies: chivalry is apparently not completely dead.

I told him that he "made my day", which may not have been entirely true since I spent the evening with the adorable little Marcus (2 months old now).  An older gentleman walking behind me into my apartment building insisted on opening the door for me.  Without hesitation, after my heart-felt "Thank You" I expressed my … Continue reading news flash, ladies: chivalry is apparently not completely dead.

carrie bradshaw said it perfectly…

It's been a long, jam-packed, frazzled (at times) kind of day, but a great day.  I'm exhaused, and if you knew where I was today and what I did then I'm sure you'd understand why.  However, as I sit here under my covers preparing to drift off to sleep for (hopefully) a 6-hour 'nap', I … Continue reading carrie bradshaw said it perfectly…