Monthly Archives for October 2011

Life Lesson #12

Waterproof eyeliner is practically impossible to wash off.  Why?  Because it’s waterproof. Thank goodness I don’t have to go out in public today. (Sidenote: I met Matthew Perry last night.  CHANDLER BING!  A small part of me died.  Teenage dream … Continue reading

30. October 2011 by Alyssa
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Boo

This was just a test run. I’ve got my bow-tie, shoulder pads, and pink hair spray all ready to rumble for tonight. Happy Halloween.

29. October 2011 by Alyssa
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Things to Do in NYC: The Ferry

Did you know that riding the Staten Island Ferry is free??!?!?!! If you did — why the hell didn’t you tell me? If you didn’t — go knock your socks off and have a Carrie Bradshaw moment of your very … Continue reading

27. October 2011 by Alyssa
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TTT: Scare the Sh!t Out of Yourself

A few weeks ago, a friend sent me the link to Blackout NYC.  One glance at the rules and I was terrified.  You must walk through alone?  You must wear a protective mask?  There is no speaking allowed inside?  You … Continue reading

25. October 2011 by Alyssa
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We Found Love

It’s like screaming, but no one can hear. You almost feel ashamed that someone could be that important; that without them, you feel like nothing. No one will ever understand how much it hurts. You feel hopeless, like nothing can … Continue reading

21. October 2011 by Alyssa
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Things to Do in NYC: Drink

Last weekend, we participated in The Drink Olympics at Tammany Hall in the Lower East Side. We arrived at the bar a bit hungover around 11:30AM and were greeted by quite the crowd.  There were over 20 teams, all decked … Continue reading

08. October 2011 by Alyssa
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The Time I Couldn’t Find the White House

This week, I took a short-lived trip to a place I had never before been — Washington, DC! I was supposed to travel to DC in middle school for an 8th grade class trip, but it ended up getting cancelled … Continue reading

08. October 2011 by Alyssa
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TTT: Bringing Back the TTT

Well, hello Tuesday.  It’s been a while. It is with great embarrassment that I come clean and admit that I’ve neglected to celebrate my favorite day of the week for months now.  An entire summer, to be exact.  I know … Continue reading

04. October 2011 by Alyssa
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