Preparing for Valentine’s Day: Song Edition pt 2

Preparing for Valentine’s Day: Song Edition pt 2 The last songs of the 14 The first minute takes a while, but the song is great once it gets going! I’m going to be absolutely honest about this next one, I say “Oh it’s that adorable corny song” every time it comes on the radio. That…

Preparing for Valentine’s Day- Quote Edition

“The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.” Morrie Schwartz “I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.” Mother Teresa “You can shed tears that she is gone, or you…

Preparing for Valentine’s Day- Part 1

Plan! Don’t be rushing around last minute.  That’s what this blog series is for.  We’ll start with gift ideas, why you ask? This way while you’re waiting for your order to come in the mail, you can busy yourself with reading more here. What to get? Three absolutely cheesy nice Valentine’s Day gifts: chocolate, flowers, and stuffed…

Blogging Excitement

Why am I so excited about blogging?  Because there are two holidays coming up that are typically great inspirations: Groundhog Day and Valentines Day.  Now I don’t have any ideas (yet) for Groundhog Day, but I do for Valentine’s Day.  In fact, I have a blog series for it!   In the mean time, enjoy this spoiler for another…

2013 Resolutions

I’m sure if you’ve been following for a while, you would remember my post Blogging Goal Fail. So what should I do (since I know blogging goal A from last year is already a fail this year)? I am going to try to write most mornings. I am also going to try to increase my…

The Greatest Invention of All Time (and it’s not time)

Without the written word, humanity would not be able to communicate as it does.  Everything currently existing relies on the written word. The knowledge we have of the Ancient world relies on the written words and pictures of these ancient peoples.  We would not be able to understand the pyramids or the half humans’ statues…

My Mix Tape

NOTE: I’m putting the songs in order as I think of them, not in order of relevancy to my life, because I’m sure whether in the past or later in life, they will be relevant multiple times. “Can’t Shut Up” Anthem Lights “Stay Beautiful” Taylor Swift”His Favorite Christmas Story” Capitol Lights “Why ya wanna” Jana Kramer “Must Have Done Something Right” Relient…

The Loss of Fan-dom

A couple of years ago (actually my 12th birthday now that I remember) I got Taylor Swift’s first CD. I played it on my handheld CD player until I killed the batteries and memorized all the songs (Mary’s Song became my favorite). I was excited that Taylor Swift’s birthday was 12 days after mine. I went complete…

Sunday Sun

The sun sits in the sky, on the horizon, burning its heart out with a longing to warm the Earth. My eyes burn every time they catch the bright rays. The ground, the snow, the trees, and the air around all refuse the warmth. They sit frozen in white, coldly mocking time. My eyes are the only ones…