Probably watching The Notebook was a bad idea. I'm...
I’m going to be so much fun at the bar later.
Fat and Easy?
I love cooking. I can cook dinner for 30 people and I can (well, I’m learning) to cook for one. I love starting with disparate parts and sitting down to something I created. I love feeding people, and I love eating delicious things. This, needless to say, makes me sad. When my grandmother was growing up in the 1920s, the average woman spent about 30 hours a week preparing food and...
Cellphones couldn’t give you directions unless you called a friend with a map.– Ainsley Drew, marking the passage of time.
I want to feel like this everyday.
Today, for reasons I don’t fully understand, I can see which thoughts are based on insecurity and just dismiss them. It’s delightful. I hope this doesn’t mean I can’t wear leggings anymore.
Steps for having a good day:
Compliment someone. No really, say something kind to someone you care about/respect/adore Stop complaining. Go to the gym. Spend time with a good friend. Additional options include: cooking dinner wearing a new dress making yourself laugh.
Today was a good day.
So there’s always that.
Little sonny, now that you’re old enough to drink a red cup of Coors from...– Sorry I Missed Your Party
I was all kinds emotional today.
In the bad, check the calendar and see if you can blame it on the hormones sort of way. The freak out that you need to talk to someone, but panic about being vulnerable. The let’s not cry at work kind. But. Despite feeling like this was going to be the worst night ever, instead there was: the gym and 40 blissful elliptical minutes during which my back didn’t hurt at all ...
Things my brain is into lately
exercise art gender roles my insane insecurity leeks
Lately, I've been hyper aware of gender roles and...
Hilariously (infuriatingly?), this doesn’t stop me from thinking if I was thinner I’d have a boyfriend. It’s nice to know I’m capable of berating myself on such an epic level though.
The radio is at the root of the evil, their rule is: No silence, ever. When...– - Barbara Kingsolver, The Lacuna Replace “Radio” with “24/7 News Network” and commence weeping for the future.
This morning on the way to work, I thought "I wish...
On the way home tonight, I bought them for myself.
Wake up. Wake up and tell me how you really feel. Put away your cigarettes and...– the thought catalog obviously. because i am obsessed with it.
I love a good romantic comedy.
But seriously, that shit is not helping anyone. You know the long montages set to bad music? That’s life. Those moments when someone kisses you in the street, those are the exception. The lovely, fantastic, sparkly exceptions. Remember them, hang on to them, but know that they aren’t everyday. I have a feeling life is more about using the good moments to help float through the...
This is not a hard one to figure out. In the movies, we have leading ladies and...– It pains me to admit how often I think of this quote from The Holiday.