6 People There's a Special Place in Hell For

6 People There's a Special Place in Hell For

people who pull out in front of you and then drive well under the speed limit.  this applies to walking in front of you too, when they've seen you're moving much faster than them. …
Tour de Franzia {Link Up!}

Tour de Franzia {Link Up!}

yes, i hosted and survived tour de franzia 2013. tour de franzia is where you go to your local liquor store and buy a ton of boxed wine all at once so everyone stares at you weird but then…
I'm Surprised They Lived This Long

I'm Surprised They Lived This Long

ok first of all, as a follow up to friday, our horse won her race !!  and tara came in for the weekend and made it in time to see the race.   now that that's out of the way, i'd lik…
5 Hangover Cures {Link Up}

5 Hangover Cures {Link Up}

as you know, this weekend tara is coming into town and we're hosting tour de franzia at my apartment.  which means we're going to party in wrigleyville friday night when she gets h…
7 More Things It'd Be Awesome If People Stopped Doing

7 More Things It'd Be Awesome If People Stopped Doing

so back when erin was in hawaii, i wrote a guest post for her on her blog keep calm & sparkle entitled 7 more things it'd be awesome if people stopped doing .  since work is a bit c…
7 Life Rules I Wholeheartedly Believe In

7 Life Rules I Wholeheartedly Believe In

1. girls who proudly proclaim they have no female friends cannot be trusted.   ever.  it's one thing to have more male friends or to generally get along with guys better.  that's tr…
Kentucky Views

Kentucky Views

kinda makes me want to go visit kentucky right now.  i might leave tonight.
8 Actually Helpful Sayings

8 Actually Helpful Sayings

aren't you so over sayings like carpe diem and yolo?  (which, btw, are the same thing, and that fact never ceases to annoy me.)  i hate the over used cliched phrases because they often…
Honey Jack and Coke Cocktail Cupcakes

Honey Jack and Coke Cocktail Cupcakes

by now you should know this favorite time and calorie saving trick of mine - 12 ounces carbonated beverage plus boxed cake mix (just the dry mix, nothing else) makes cupcakes.  it is just …
When I Read Blog Posts In a Bad Mood

When I Read Blog Posts In a Bad Mood

honesty is the best policy so i admit it.  sometimes i just get my posts up and respond to comments, but i don't read other blogs.  lesson learned - do not read blog posts when i'm…