☛ Billy Joel, Thirty-Three Hit Wonder
“I always try to go out with North Shore girls,” he likes to say. “They usually have a car.”
I enjoyed this Billy Joel profile exactly as much as a girl from Long Island is expected to.
You should read it, even if you aren’t from Long Island and don’t really like Billy Joel. It’s good.
Wedding faces! #magsandted
"doing adult things then posting about in on the internet" so my adultness can be recognized is totally an adult thing to do, right?
Lower your blood pressure.
This is amazingly equal parts serene and hilarious.
My grandmother died this past January, and I did not attend her funeral.
Bite into fall with this sweet-savory combo.
Apple Cheddar Muffins on Food52.
OMG someone bring me these ingredients so I can make these.
I live in Boston now and she lived in Hisarya, Bulgaria, and I could not afford the plane ticket. This is the equation every emigrant tries to solve: distance times the cost of travel equals helplessness equals heartache equals guilt.
I carried my grief like a bruise on a part of my body hidden from others. I told my husband about my grandmother’s passing but did not want to discuss it, and I didn’t tell any of my friends except one, weeks after the fact, in a text message. I could not bring myself to talk about losing my last living grandparent, because talking about her would mean talking about the literal and figurative ocean between where I come from and where I am now.
Spaghetti squash with fresh tomato sauce and spicy sausage.
This isn’t pretty but it was worth breaking my one pan + a cutting board cooking style.
Stevie Nicks is like muggle Professor Trelawney