I love me some October

Greg and I celebrated our four year anniversary on Tuesday by going to the local estate/antique shop and “thrifting” for a new side table and eating dinner at Café Alsace—the restaurant  he took me to the night he proposed.  It was a perfect romantic, low-key celebration. That seems to be more our style as of late, which is … More I love me some October

The Break-Up

I didn’t realize I would feel this depressed.  I am annoyed with life. I am annoyed with myself. I want to punch everyone in sight. I want to hug everyone in sight. I laugh for no reason and then, suddenly, I feel like my life is over and I sob and hug myself in desperation…because … More The Break-Up

Daydream Believer

In memoriam. Davy Jones passed away today from a heart attack at the age of 66. I’m not gonna lie. I watched this video and I wept.  Well, maybe not wept. But, as I was showing G. the video, I had quite a few tears running down my cheeks. I think G. was watching me … More Daydream Believer

Quote of the Day

Me: The night before last night, our neighbor told me she was outside in the back walking her dog and she saw two rats the size of [our cat] beside the building and then the guy who grabbed them said he saw one on the second floor balcony area! G: Oh Jesus! That is insane!!! … More Quote of the Day

The comforts of home

I am feeling pretty cozy and relaxed today, with the cold and cloudy weather outside and the glow of the lamps warming the apartment, making the browns in the floor and cabinets reflect a warm caramel color.   You can almost smell it— well, it’s probably because I can smell the salted caramel air fresheners we … More The comforts of home