Monthly Archives for December 2011

2011: The Year in Review

January. We spent the first day of 2011 in a bar (with a 5 year old).  My roommate turned 23.  Top Ten Tuesdays were born.  We walked the Brooklyn Bridge and celebrated with shots of 151.  We got my boss … Continue reading

30. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Drinks, Family, Food, Friends, Hoboken, Holidays, Home, Lady Gaga, New York City, Scenic, Top Ten Tuesdays, Travel | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Sh!t My Friends Say

All of the following quotes have been pulled directly from recent emails and text messages exchanged between my friends and I.  We’re girls.  We say shit.  I’m not even embarrassed.   “I wonder what she would look like if she … Continue reading

28. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Quotes | Tags: | 3 comments

Best of the Week: 12/28

Happy Wednesday!  This week is a vacation week for me, so I’ve been doing a whole lot of nothing.  Don’t worry, though — I’ve still found time to surf the web and gather up another “Best of the Week” post … Continue reading

28. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Best of the Week, Current Events, Music, Videos | Tags: , , , , , | 4 comments

Life Lesson #13

As a human being, making mistakes is inevitable. It’s how you choose to handle those mistakes that reveals your true character.

27. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Scenic | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Tidings of Good Joy

“Somehow, not only for Christmas but all the long year through, the joy that you give to others is the joy that comes back to you.” No matter what you celebrate, may your season be merry, bright, and perhaps a … Continue reading

25. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Holidays, Home, Lady Gaga | Tags: , , , | 1 comment

Friendsmas 2011

It may seem like a rarity, but I’ve been lucky enough to have the same group of best friends for over 10 years. Last night, to celebrate our “Christmas Homecoming,” Megan graciously hosted our first annual Friendsmas party. (Based on … Continue reading

24. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Holidays, Home | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Best of the Week: 12/21

Happy Hump Day!  Here are a few videos that will hopefully brighten your week.  Click on the title [in bold] and enjoy.   Dat Shit Cray / Shout out to my little brother for sending me this gem.  I think I … Continue reading

21. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Best of the Week, Current Events, Music, Videos | Tags: , , , , , , | 2 comments

Blue Jeans

“Blue jeans, white shirt, Walked into the room you know you made my eyes burn. It was like James Dean, for sure. You so fresh to death and sick as cancer. You were sorta punk rock, I grew up on … Continue reading

21. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Music, New York City, Quotes, Scenic | Tags: , , | 1 comment

This is My Roommate

He is weird. That is all.

19. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Hoboken | Tags: | 1 comment

Holiday Cheer

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. Exhibit A: Receiving The Perfect Gift. Is this not the most thoughtful thing you’ve ever seen? My wonderful friend slash intern gave this to me this week. As you can imagine, I … Continue reading

18. December 2011 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Holidays, Lady Gaga | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

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