There is such a thing as too much ham.
The human race frightens me a little more.
Water Ice →
After months of my boyfriend and his various college friends trying to explain what “water ice” is to me, and how it is NOT shaved ice, it turns out, it is just Italian Ice.* I KNOW WHAT ITALIAN ICE IS. How come no one ever mentioned it is Italian Ice?? How come SEVERAL PENN ALUMNI (Ivy League, y’all!) couldn’t adequately explain it, let alone just say “it’s...
It has come to my realization that I have now been at my current job for six months. You know what this means? Two things I am now eligible for vacation time I have kept my office plant alive for SIX. MONTHS. I am not sure which is a bigger accomplishment.
Anybody have any good advice/resources for mediators/arbitrators/legal action against terrible Los Angeles landlords?
I have gained weight in 2011. And by “weight” I don’t mean “a few pounds,” I mean 17 pounds in seven months. Not a gross amount of weight, but not a negligible difference, either. I am too large to fit into most of my jeans, but still skinny enough to look (relatively) the same size as before (this is greatly due to the fact that I am 5’10” and have a very...
Important Life Decisions:
When I get married, my husband and I will exit the reception while “Time of My Life” from the Dirty Dancing soundtrack plays loudly. BECAUSE I’M CLASSY LIKE THAT.
Three and a Half Hours
That’s how long I have kept my boyfriend alive post oral surgery so far. World’s Best Girlfriend!
Exhaustive List of Things That Do Not Freak Out...
Eagle Love Story: Injured Mates Reunited At Rehab... →
I just acted out this story for my co-workers. Twice. BALD EAGLES ARE IN LOVE, YOU GUYS. EVERYTHING’S OK! legrand: this story is the best. listen to the audio. “The female, after many attempts, taught the male how to hop up a series of steps to her perch. She actually jumped down and showed him what to do.”
I can’t go to the bathroom without my machete!!!– Me, to my boyfriend
I would rather be illiterate than have to read Twilight– My boyfriend
Harry Potter vs. Carmageddon
Carmageddon, the weekend long closure of a large chunk of L.A. freeway, threatening to bring the entire city to a standstill and forcing us to prepare to bunker down and subsist on meat cooked over a flame, could not be happening on a worse weekend. IT IS HARRY POTTER WEEKEND. The bittersweet release of the last Harry Potter film, and the city is preparing for a traffic jam to end all traffic...
100 degrees or more all weekend →
I showed this to Jim as he was packing for our weekend trip. Not only am I taking him to meet my family for the first time, but I am also taking him to do so in a suburb of Fresno. Where we will help set up for a two year old’s birthday party. And then go to said party. Jim may or may not have just said “What did I get myself into?”
Marshall avt150h and 4x12 cab →
My boyfriend is selling his amps, which makes me feel bittersweet because he plays a rockin’ guitar, but doesn’t really use them all that much. So if you’re in the market, click the link.
Happy Fourth of July →
Same thoughts as last year. Only, now it’s 244 years ago. Happy Fourth of July!
Life is Good
Baked mac n cheese (with bacon and a crispy fried onion curst), sangria, salads (fruit and caesar), popsicle kind of night.