Category Archives for Real Talk

The Golden Rule

I’ve tried to keep quiet the past 4 days. I don’t like carrying hatred in my heart and I firmly believe that every human is entitled to their own opinion. That’s the beauty of a democracy after all. But I … Continue reading

13. November 2016 by Alyssa
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“You know that place between sleep and awake?  That place where you still remember dreaming?  That’s where I will always love you.”

26. January 2014 by Alyssa
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Giving Thanks

I’m thankful for my family.  First and foremost. Every single second of every single day.  And that includes family-to-be! I’m thankful for my health.  This wasn’t always the case.  I’m quite confident that 2013 has been my healthiest year yet … Continue reading

27. November 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Friends, Holidays, Home, Quotes, Real Talk, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , | 4 comments

Wake Me Up When September Ends

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” — L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables And just like that, September is over with the blink of an eye. September has always been one of my favorite … Continue reading

03. October 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Current Events, Friends, Hoboken, New York City, Quotes, Real Talk, Scenic | Tags: , , , , , , , | 4 comments

Fridays with Frankie D: Volume 23

Let us rejoice, weekend warriors.  It’s Friday. I’m going to keep today’s introduction short and sweet because A) there is cheese in your future and I don’t want to keep you waiting, and B) because Frank sent me a sappy … Continue reading

27. September 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Food, Fridays With Frankie D, Friends, Hoboken, Real Talk | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 comments

Change Your Perspective

28. August 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: New York City, Quotes, Real Talk, Scenic | Tags: , , , , , , | 1 comment

The Changing of Seasons

Hi friends!  A very merry hump day to you all. Life has been super sweet lately.  So sweet, in fact, that I’ve had absolutely zero desire to blog about it.  I’m going to take this as a good sign and … Continue reading

21. August 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Family, Friends, Real Talk | Tags: | 11 comments

Hi, I’m Alyssa and I’m Super Awkward

Yesterday, Frank told me he’s never seen me be awkward.(Don’t ask.) In other news, Frank is a raging liar. I’d like to take this opportunity to disprove him and his asinine statement.  Here are some awkward things that I do … Continue reading

07. August 2013 by Alyssa
Categories: Friends, Real Talk | Tags: , , , , , | 27 comments

I’m Not Sure What Came Over Me, But

Today, I did something really fucking strange: I called you.   The truth is that, sometimes, I still really miss you. Like today. I found myself day dreaming.  Reminiscing.  Feeling nostalgic for what the two of us once had that … Continue reading

22. July 2013 by Alyssa
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A Lesson I Learned in Cincinnati, OH

(Please forgive me if this post makes no sense.  It’s 12:12am, I’m in bed at a cute B&B in Cincinnati, and I’ve got to be up in a few hours to head back to the airport.  Tired is an understatement.) … Continue reading

20. July 2013 by Alyssa
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