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Lights Will Guide You Home

There’s nothing more peaceful than falling asleep to this view.

02. December 2013 by Alyssa
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In With the New

“Be sure to celebrate the small things… Bright days, good friends, and anything with sprinkles.” It’s Monday, and there is definitely PLENTY to celebrate — like a new apartment!  It was sad saying goodbye to the place that’s been “home” for … Continue reading

30. September 2013 by Alyssa
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For Just a Moment

“Someday, when we both reminisce, We’ll both say there wasn’t too much we missed, And through the tears, We’ll smile when we recall We had it all, For just a moment. Time goes on, People touch and then they’re gone, … Continue reading

08. June 2013 by Alyssa
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Pass Me a PBR and a Pierogi

This Saturday, we celebrated my little broheem‘s college graduation. My extremely talented and creative momma threw him a party of EPIC proportions. (Any guesses where he’ll be working?) Some of us were more enthusiastic than others. THOSE CHEEKS THOUGH. We … Continue reading

03. June 2013 by Alyssa
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Back in the Good Ol’ US-of-A

As much as I love to travel, I will always love coming home more.  My apartment.  My bed.  My people.  My daily $1 coffee from the dirty bodega down the street.  Yep — being home is wonderful.  I don’t even … Continue reading

20. May 2013 by Alyssa
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“Home is where the heart can laugh without shyness; where the heart’s tears can dry at their own pace.” – Vernon Baker Jet lag got the best of me last night.  I was wide awake at 2:00am, passing the time by … Continue reading

06. April 2013 by Alyssa
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Light and Warmth

“The light is what guides you home; the warmth is what keeps you there.” – Ellie Rodriguez Happy Friday!

04. January 2013 by Alyssa
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Where We Can Go As We Are

“The ache for home lives in all of us; The safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.” ― Maya Angelou Wah.  I’m homesick. Instead of dwelling on it, I’m going to brag about my BFF Brooke. … Continue reading

01. June 2012 by Alyssa
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It Was Time

Today?  Today was a sad day. After FIFTEEN festive and cheerful months, I finally took down our Christmas tree. My reasoning was two-fold.  One — we are hosting a Super Bowl party this weekend and, somehow, will need to fit 22+ … Continue reading

01. February 2012 by Alyssa
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Hometown Glory

“I’ve been walking in the same way as I did, Missing out the cracks in the pavement, And tutting my heel and strutting my feet. “Is there anything I can do for you dear?  Is there anyone I can call?” … Continue reading

11. April 2011 by Alyssa
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