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,”

I Don’t Believe In That Anymore

Back when I was 15 and a wide-eyed, romantic high school kid, I believed whole-heartedly in ‘The One.’ I believed there was One predestined,  preordained (I won’t say perfect, but pretty darn close) person God had picked out for me. And it was just a matter of time till he found me or I foundContinue reading “I Don’t Believe In That Anymore”

25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!

“O Christmas nerds! O Christmas nerds!” Day 12: Origami Nintendo mushroom ornaments The directions for this origami ornament can be found here. I just took the template and made it Nintendo specific by adding little eyes and then used a fine fishing line to string them into ornaments. This is super easy and a realContinue reading “25 days of (nerdy) Christmas!”

Happy Halloween, nerds!!!

So today is Halloween. And up here in New York it is supposed to rain tonight. And last year was Hurricane Sandy and the year before that there was a freak snow storm. Basically God is putting the kibosh on slutty costumes. This does not upset me in the least. It is upsetting to meContinue reading “Happy Halloween, nerds!!!”

Happy Hallow’s Eve

Tomorrow is one of my very favorite holidays. A day of dressing up. A day of sweet treats (none for me this year, *Live Below the Line!) A day of general fun and frivolity! Here is my very favorite Pinterest pumpkin to get you excited for the big day!! It’s a pumpkin house!!! Some peopleContinue reading “Happy Hallow’s Eve”

Star Wars and Harry Potter

Before I write another word, Star Wars has always been and will always be my very favorite movies of all time. I know every line. And every time I watch any one of them my heart is immediately lightened. It’s nostalgia and joy and all manner of good things wrapped in a bow. Sort ofContinue reading “Star Wars and Harry Potter”