Monthly Archives for January 2011

Don’t Be a Drag, Just Be a Queen

We’ve officially hit the 20 day mark.  20 days.  480 hours.  28,800 minutes.  1,728,000 seconds.  The final countdown to Gaga is on.  Only 20 days until we are swimming in a sea of Little Monsters clad in fishnets, caution tape, … Continue reading

30. January 2011 by Alyssa
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A Blanket over NYC

Complain all you want, but I think the blanket of snow over New York City is beautiful. (And if you know me at all, you know I love blankets.  The smellier, the better.)

27. January 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: New York City, Scenic | Tags: , , | 1 comment

Home

We travel the world in search of what we need, and return home to find it.

26. January 2011 by Alyssa
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TTT: Travel Somewhere New

“Once in a while it really hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.” Missing you this Top Ten Tuesday.

25. January 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Scenic, Top Ten Tuesdays, Travel | Tags: , , | 1 comment

Hidden Treasures

This morning, I found this in my underwear drawer. A surprise love note from the one – the only – Brian DiNardo.  I’m not quite sure how I managed to overlook this for an entire week but, regardless — Thank … Continue reading

21. January 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Hoboken | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

No Floods

On every street there is a memory; a time and place we can never be again. Street lights glow red, green, and yellow, too. Do you let signs tell you what to do?

19. January 2011 by Alyssa
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TTT: Man and Woman vs. Food

When Tommy told me that he wanted to add “compete in an eating challenge” to The Bucket List, I knew that we had to make it our next Top Ten Tuesday adventure. After a bit of extensive research and a … Continue reading

18. January 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Food, Friends, New York City, Top Ten Tuesdays | Tags: , , , , , | 4 comments

A Thought for Monday

“I hope that my achievements in life shall be these – that I will have fought for what was right and fair, that I will have risked for that which mattered, that I will have given help to those who … Continue reading

17. January 2011 by Alyssa
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Life Lesson #1

Don’t put your scarf in the dryer.  It will shrink.

16. January 2011 by Alyssa
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My Happy Place

Today, I checked my bank account balance for the first time since Christmas. And I almost threw up. Like, literally. Threw up. So now, I’m closing my eyes and mentally transporting myself to my happy place. ‘Cause even though I … Continue reading

15. January 2011 by Alyssa
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