• December blog challenge day 6: a day off

    Of course I’m a day or two late with this challenge but better late than never. Anyways, a pretty terrible cold has taken over my body, even as I type this I am still feeling a bit “off”. Which I guess is almost perfect because it goes along with today’s topic… Today’s topic, my ideal day off, has good timing because I have found myself on a two week Christmas vacation! So anyways, my ideal day off would look something like this… Wake up around 10 or 11 Go out to brunch with Chris (yes with mimosas) Find a few outlets to go shopping at (assuming I have money) Redbox…

  • What my mom has taught me

    With Mother’s day being right around the corner I thought it would be nice to share some of my mom has taught me over the years. I’m sure we’ve all heard the expression “you’re turning into your mother” and for the most part I laugh it off, but when push comes to shove I can’t think of a better compliment. So here’s to you mom and all your nagging, OCD, glory! 1. My mom taught me how to clean–and not just clean, I mean really clean, clean to the point that my boyfriend calls me a crumb Nazi. 2. My mom taught me how to be crafty–she is one of…

  • Weekly Recap {mini-trip to Maine & finals}

    I know that I’ve been slacking BIG time in the blogging department lately but life with work, school, figuring out my summer work situation has proven to be a lot. However, my week was actually really good, busy, but good. For starters, my boyfriend came and picked me up for an impromptu couple of days up in Portland, Maine. Many of you know that he lives in NJ now, so he drove to RI to get me and then we drove to Maine. It was so wonderful and relaxing. I feel like I gained about 5lbs though because my eating and drinking was all over the place. I’ve been trying…