Paradise Found

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a girl surrounded by her bestest of friends is the happiest of people. UNIVERSALLY ACKNOWLEDGED. And I’m not talking about your run of the mill acquaintance here…I’m talking deep, unfailing friendship. The kind of friends that tell you “Those shorts do not work with your ass.” They tellContinue reading “Paradise Found”

Dear Inspiration,

Dear inspiration, Dear spark of imagination, Dear intense, unfailing dedication to sharing my inner conflagration, Where have you gone today? Correction, where have you been for a while now? I remember the days when we would sit in Central Park, me with a pen and paper, you swarming through my whole being, igniting the cobwebs inContinue reading “Dear Inspiration,”

Something Magical Happened, But I Can’t Show You

Last week can only be described as amazing, soul-refreshing and down right exciting. You already saw my solo adventures at not one, but all four of Disney World’s theme parks. But here’s the part I didn’t show you. I actually can’t show you. See…my phone died right after I ate what looked like a delicious MickeyContinue reading “Something Magical Happened, But I Can’t Show You”

Lizzie’s Solo Ride

I LOVE Disney. If you’ve been reading me for any length of time, you know this. That being said, I’ve never done Disney on my own before. I’ve always gone with friends or family. And the day is usually very mapped out. Everyone has their top picks and there is lots to cover in aContinue reading “Lizzie’s Solo Ride”

I Don’t Know About You…

I don’t know about you, but whenever a horrific tragedy, like what took place this weekend in Orlando…my city, takes place it’s hard for me to collect my thoughts. If my thoughts could be seen they’d look like this… ANGER SADNESS PRAYER WHY GOD back to ANGER a little more SADNESS And when I sitContinue reading “I Don’t Know About You…”

The Beach is My Dream, the Ocean…My Nightmare

I love the beach. Perhaps you follow me on Instagram. If you don’t…come on over: @nerdinthesand. But if you do then you know without a shadow of a doubt just how deep my love for the beach runs. It is a physical representation of the happiest place I could ever imagine being. I feel calmContinue reading “The Beach is My Dream, the Ocean…My Nightmare”

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”

5 Fandom Friday

Favorite Theme Park Rides To say I love theme parks would be a gross understatement. I simply adore them. I put my hair up in pigtails, find the most nerd appropriate shirt for the occasion and I just go wild! It’s like I’m 5 years old again. And I was an adorable 5 year old!!Continue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

Big Announcement

I’d like to take a moment to make a big announcement. I’m leaving New York City. Come July I will be returning to my hometown in sunny, sunny Florida! Home of flip-flops and shorts! I’d start at the beginning, but I guess it doesn’t matter how a match is lit. Because once the fire isContinue reading “Big Announcement”

5 Fandom Friday

5 Things I Like About Winter Today’s 5 Fandom Friday, brought to you by The Nerdy Girlie and Super Space Chick are things you like about winter. This is a tough one for me. I actually hate winter with a deep, fierce passion! It’s mean and cold and it’s just brutal trying to get aroundContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday”