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Being Thankful

Being Thankful

I really try to have an attitude of gratitude, and I often find it extremely challenging.  Not because I do not have a million things to be thankful for (believe me, I know I do), but because I have faced some ridiculous challenges in the […]

Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay

I have a really bad habit of buying used books.  My room is full of stacks of paperbacks that come from all over North America, whenever my stack gets a little bit low, you can guarantee that there are three books from abebooks.com, on their […]

Super Saturated Lips

Super Saturated Lips

I have always been an eyeshadow girl.  My makeup case looks like a MAC store; I have eyeshadows in every color imaginable, and all the liners to match.  My routine has always been creative on the eye, chapstick on the lips. But lately, I have […]

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons

 I have always said that a good coconut macaroon is the best way to gain my trust or forgiveness.  There is something so wonderful about the combination of coconut, sugar, and hopefully, chocolate.  Luckily for me, my boyfriend also loves coconut as much as I […]