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
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.
I've spent the last few weeks pouring over so many words that my brain can't compute or spit out anymore. Between work, holidays, and my urge to finish my book, my brain is as fried as my eggs this morning. I am very excited to have gotten so far as to finish a draft of … Continue reading My Brain Is Fried, But It Was Worth It
I often hear these two life sayings: When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. And Roll with the punches. Personally, I find you can't have one without the other. Every major thing that happens in my life seems both sweet and sour! In 2017, I did not plan on buying a house, but I did. … Continue reading Punch and Lemonade
I am a light snow. A light snow on a Sunday morning is peaceful and serene. I've wrote about it a bit the past week, as Long Island has been graced with a few snowfalls. It made me think about how much I love it, and when this question came to me I realized part … Continue reading What kind of weather are you?
Daily Prompt: Theory Conspiracy theories are always interesting to talk about. One that recently caught my interest was the conspiracy on which Stranger Things was based, because it turns out it was based on a theory close to where I live. I live on Long Island in New York. If you don't know where that … Continue reading The Origins of Stranger Things