The Nerd Returns to the City

“Well… I didn’t expect that!” I was so sure that the tears I’d cried over leaving New York were because deep down I wanted to go back. I wanted my life back. I wanted what was familiar and what had become “normal” for years. But there I was, back in the bright lights and IContinue reading “The Nerd Returns to the City”

That Time I Fell In Love

Having never been in love before, I didn’t recognize the feeling. The butterflies in my stomach, that nervous feeling like I might throw up at any given moment. It was strange and unsettling. I couldn’t sleep very well. I couldn’t eat…wait I could eat. I can always eat! But I knew this was something differentContinue reading “That Time I Fell In Love”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 4

Day 4: Carrie Bradshaw from Sex and the City With only weeks left in New York City (24 days to be exact) I thought I’d pick someone who most represents NYC in my mind. Carrie Bradshaw herself! My hair may be naturally curly, but I have to roll it in tight knots the night beforeContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 4”

Happy Galentine’s Day

Now for you lifetime members of the single ladies club, maybe you feel like this some years … But allow me to offer an alternative to pining and whining about love and romance…     GALENTINE’S DAY!! (nope… WordPress. That is not merely Valentine’s Day spelled wrong!) Grab a gal pal and hit the town.Continue reading “Happy Galentine’s Day”

New York-iversary

Yesterday marked the anniversary of the day I moved to the big city! 8 years ago, I was a young, naive country girl who really had no idea what I was my life was about to become. I’d always liked New York and dreamed of it. But actually moving there? Who did I think IContinue reading “New York-iversary”