Long story short - in case you don't want to read more - as of Thursday I wasn't getting a puppy. Saturday, I got a little golden retriever. I am beyond elated to bring this new fur baby into my life. He is such a blessing! As with everything major that happens in my and … Continue reading New Furry Family Member
Today is Valentine's Day. And it is also my birthday! I am 24 today. Though it really doesn't feel like it. Am I really an adult?? I don't feel qualified for this. I may be married and have a house, but that doesn't mean I know what I'm doing (just like this adorable dog playing monopoly). … Continue reading What Is Love?
How many of us actually do what we love for a living? And how many of us actually planned to be where we are? It started with the best intentions and some sort of a plan... What do you do? I work for a nonprofit where I educate the communities on Long Island on how … Continue reading What did you want to be?
A compliment or a kind word can sprout roses in my tread and set the path for a great day. On the same note, when someone is rude to me for no reason, it plants seeds of negativity to grow in a variety of ways. The slightest rude jester can plant negative thoughts in another, … Continue reading Small Gestures Have Lasting Impacts
My date and I walked along the path towards the park. The sun was setting and the air brisk. It was the middle of fall and the leaves on the trees were starting to change. It was my favorite two weeks of the year, and so far it was even better because my first date … Continue reading Not-So-Amusing Park
The other night at a restaurant, my husband and I were talking about random things. We were at Applebee's - after 10 on a Friday no less. It was packed. I used to work there, and it brought back flashbacks for sure! But what we noticed more was the various types of people that congregate there. There … Continue reading Would You Go Back?
There may be no post on Sundays, but I like to post on Sundays.
My watch read 6:23. My date was already 23 minutes late. I tried to push the paranoia to the back of my mind to no avail. I'm getting stood up. I sighed and tucked a piece of hair behind my ear. I curled it for nothing. I looked around. The restaurant was full of people, … Continue reading Stood Up