New Year Archive

2010: The Year Life Got Fixed

December 29, 2010

in New Year, reflection

I deem it impossible to properly sum up a year so life-changing.  The prowess to wrap it up neatly in a perfect box with bow escapes me. I look back through some of my pictures, some of my blog posts, and all I can muster is “Wow.” People ask me about this blog name and […]

The Opposite of Festivus

December 21, 2009

in life changes, New Year, reflection

I’m attending a Festivus party on Wednesday. For those of you who don’t watch Seinfeld, (like my mother, who needed a lengthy explanation of what the “holiday” signified) Festivus is where you tell your friends and the world how you’ve been disappointed that year. The funny thing, despite having some extreme lows this year, is […]

An Awakening

December 8, 2009

in family, Jersey Shore, New Year, reflection

Did you ever wake up one day and just feel different? A good different. Different as in you feel like you’ve finally leapt over some hurdle or maneuvered past some obstacle that had previously eroded your peace of mind for certain and forever? I felt like that yesterday, which happened to be my birthday. It […]