Refocus: My life suddenly went all Pinterest & now you get to hear about it.

bed against brick wall

You guys have probably heard me complain before about how I didn’t understand the appeal of Pinterest. Last August, one of the biggest, most important, and best things ever happened to me: Evan asked me to marry him. I think I was in a state of shock for several months afterwards. Idle thoughts on weddings … Continue reading

It’s a faster, growing green

More photos of exploring the neighborhood. If you’re familiar, it’s safe to say these images were taken around Front, Thompson, Master, Mascher, Hancock, or maybe Jefferson. If not, you need to frequent NoLibs more. We have a bar with arcade games. It’s a Barcade. The quintessential Philly fire hydrant burst on a back alley off … Continue reading

Dark city/Sunny days

How about some photos? These are from last summer, exploring the neighborhood when I first moved in. Considering my one year anniversary at my job/one year anniversary in the city is next week, it seems like an appropriate time to look back and see how the neighborhood has changed. I think part of what I … Continue reading

Creepy/kind.

Let’s talk about the fine line we walk these days between creepy and kind. This is tied to an occurrence from today, so just bare with me for a sec. Fact 1: As a society, we are far less kind than we used to be. No one holds the door for you anymore, people avoid … Continue reading

The path to heaven runs through miles of clouded hell.

Evenin’, ladies and gents. I am, literally, the worst blogger that has ever existed. EVER. How hard is it to post a blog once a week? I have plenty of things to say. I take plenty of pictures. I absorb enough pop culture and trivial bullshit to have plenty of material. Apparently, once a week … Continue reading