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2014 and Beyond: Goodbye and Good Luck

2014 and Beyond: Goodbye and Good Luck

On Friday, December 19th I said farewell to my Dad’s remains and left him in his final resting place. I spoke, my Uncle Rich spoke, Vince spoke.  There were crows in the background and a Polish priest led us in Catholic prayer. The ceremony was beautiful, […]

December 19th 2014 – The Day I Bury My Daddy

Well, here we are. The day has finally come to lay my Daddy’s remains to rest at the Florida Veteran’s Cemetery in Bushnell, FL. Christmas Eve will be the 10 month anniversary of his passing. It took that long for Mia to wake up, recover, […]

How this year shaped up

How this year shaped up

It feels like five lifetimes have passed since I wrote this post on 2/21/14 discussing my awesome, happy, wonderful agenda for the first half of 2014.  If anyone needed proof that I am not a psychic, there it is in writing, people. But despite the […]

Grace Visits, Ali “Turns Back On,” and a Return to San Fran

Grace Visits, Ali “Turns Back On,” and a Return to San Fran

I haven’t blogged in a hot minute and I have no idea why. So much has happened and my memory is so bad, I really suck for not getting stuff down as it was happening. So this post will be a catch-up of sorts. I […]

The Mother Effin’ FEELS

The Mother Effin’ FEELS

Six months since I lost my Daddy. Three months since I started therapy. One month since I brought Mia home. And about two weeks since I noticed I was FEELING things again. Feels. So many feels. When I say “noticed I was feeling…” I mean […]

Goodbye Moet, Hello Belle!

Goodbye Moet, Hello Belle!

Sooo…. I BOUGHT A NEW CAR! 🙂 Moet the Mazda 3 You guys know the story of how I got my car, Moet the Mazda 3, right? It was Fall 2007, I had just graduated from UCF, and my stepbrother needed a car. My Dad […]

Five Things I’m Feelin’ Right Now

Five Things I’m Feelin’ Right Now

Every once in awhile I get an urge to write about totally random stuff I’m loving. These posts end up as snapshots in time and are some of my favorite to go back and read. So while life is totally freakin’ nuts right now, and […]

Hair in the Last Year

Hair in the Last Year

Yup. It’s time for another hair-post… So, I’m an Aries. If that means what every Astrology website says it means, then I’m impatient, prone to changing my mind, a pack leader, and someone who jumps into life with enthusiasm. I think the biggest proof of […]

4th of July Weekend Misadventures

4th of July Weekend Misadventures

So this one time, I bought tickets for a show at Hard Rock and totally thought it was at House of Blues, and I didn’t realize my mistake until we were parked and eating dinner at the wrong venue. Okay yeah that time was last […]

I can officially check “See Cher Perform Live” off of my bucket list!

I can officially check “See Cher Perform Live” off of my bucket list!

You read the headline! That ish is real!! I SAW CHER, PEOPLE!!! See, what had happened was…. In early February I was on my way to work, sitting in the parking lot that is I4 in Downtown Orlando at 8:30am, when I saw the giant […]