Goals Update {Link Up}

Goals Update {Link Up}

alright it's not the 20 things i crossed off in july, but hey, at least i did something !  three things.  and with a relatively last minute and unplanned move thrown in there, i say i d…
Vital Information for Your Everyday life

Vital Information for Your Everyday life

today is moving day!  after the exhaustive apartment hunt, you know that i found a place... a different unit in my same building.  yeah.  that happened.  and rather than box everything up a…
A to Z of Annoyances: C is for Cancellations

A to Z of Annoyances: C is for Cancellations

and i mean television show cancellations.  i don't even know if this can be classified as an annoyance so much as a downright devastation.  some shows, admittedly, just have to be done…
Steal My Sunshine

Steal My Sunshine

sidetrack - i decided to set up a diet bet to begin this sunday, september 1.  nothing like paying your own money in to keep yourself motivated.  would you like to join me?  i'll provi…
Lessons From Taystee

Lessons From Taystee

i'm exhausted.  i need it to be friday at 5 pm.  it's been a headache filled week.  literal headaches, the pulled muscle or whatever it is in my back is still hurting and i think i…
Motivation. But Really, Presents.

Motivation. But Really, Presents.

i work for presents.  that's just the truth.  money, presents, i just need to be rewarded in order to accomplish anything.  i had a tip jar on the piano as a child, that my dad had to …
5 Sites That Will Be My Downfall

5 Sites That Will Be My Downfall

with the exponentially increasing number of waste of time internet sites, you'd think i'd be all over the web, browsing everything from clothes to blogs to news to recipes.  this i…
A to Z of Little Life Wins: B is for Bouncy Castles

A to Z of Little Life Wins: B is for Bouncy Castles

you thought i was going to say blogging, didn't you?  no.  well yes, but not today.  today my little life win is for any time you, as an adult, can legitimately get yourself into a bou…
A to Z of Little Life Wins: A is for Auto-Anything

A to Z of Little Life Wins: A is for Auto-Anything

obviously a lot of things annoy me day to day.  you've already heard about apartment hunting and bike riders.  but occasionally you just have to celebrate those little life wins - the …
A to Z of Annoyances: B is for Bikers/Bike Lanes

A to Z of Annoyances: B is for Bikers/Bike Lanes

let's touch on the horrid little fact that chicago has made over these top bike lanes. what the actual fuck.  this is the street directly outside my work, so you can see why this anno…
Whitney English Day Designer

Whitney English Day Designer

let's fill you in on a secret - i love to organize and i love planners. fine, you're right.  not a secret.  so let me tell you about my new planner.  in response to my mother's…
Things I Can Admit to Liking

Things I Can Admit to Liking

brussels sprouts.   i'm not a fan of the way it's spelled, but i am a fan of eating them.  they are delicious, any time they are on a menu, i order them. dance moms, honey boo boo, va…
A to Z of Annoyances: A is for Apartment Hunting

A to Z of Annoyances: A is for Apartment Hunting

nothing like the start of a new series to get back into the blogging swing of things after taking the time off for the name change.  yes, in case you haven't noticed, it's not long…