As I was listening to the hearing, I played around on the New York Times’ website. I know, I should have been doing my work but this…… Read more “#TBT: “She Received 65 Proposals, but Never Married” from NY Times”
I am not one for politics and told myself I would not involve Zelly & Ol Hem’s with political posts. This though, one can argue, isn’t necessarily…… Read more “#ComeyHearing”
This beautiful painting before you is a touching tribute to artist Ramstedt’s friend, Eric Theirot. Eric Theirot was born in Austin, Texas on New Year’s Day, 1995.…… Read more ““Tribute to Eric Theriot” Painting by Ramstedt”
Curtis Ramstedt, local ATX artist and founder of Esplosivoism, is at it again! For those of you who don’t know Ramstedt or Esplosivoism, you are in for a…… Read more “Curtis Ramstedt”
I am in my early 20s and you are SO RIGHT! I graduated a year before my friends. When we were all in college, it was pretty easy to navigate the lag times between classes to grab a coffee and have girl talk (or guy talk if you count the dudes). Then I get my first big-girl job and it’s the robotic tendency of the 8-5 life. No more 2 PM coffee breaks and even a single thought of sticking around downtown during rush hour makes me cringe. Now that we are all on the same playing field of finding/working in the big people’s world, things will be easier to manage. 😀 Love the post and love the truth you put into it.
Now if you’ll excuse me, I’m going to go bug my friends about making a road trip xD
A new fan of your blog.
*****P.S. Alysha: you have a category called “Life as a Texan”. Where in the Lone Star State are you at?
Everyone always talks about romantic relationships and how difficult they are–the compromising, the settling, how hard it is to be single, how hard it is to be married, blah blah blah.
No one ever really spends too much time gabbing about how difficult friendships can be. Friendships are supposed to be easy, right? Comfortable, lasting longer than any romantic relationship you’ve ever had. I guess that used to be true.
Somewhere around Real Adult Life (not Fake Adult Life), you realize how tough friendships can actually be. Hangouts no longer consist of last minute happy hours that turn into long, carb-filled dinners that turn into late-night pillow talk and accidental sleepovers. Hangouts now have to be planned weeks in advance. Alcohol and carbs are out because someone is on an insane diet. Late nights and accidental sleepovers are out because someone has to wake up early for work or get…
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I read an article by Loren Grush on The Verge about a strange star, dubbed the “alien megastructure” star, whose light fluctuations is unpredictable and unexplainable. Astronomers have…… Read more ““Why astronomers are scrambling to observe the weirdest star in the galaxy this weekend” – The Verge”
My friend John sent me this article from indy100 yesterday. I was surprised to know this was beyond books you would typically read in high school English…… Read more “35 books that will change how you see the world | indy100”
We all know about the Pepsi ad flop. You know, the one with Kendall Jenner stopping a protest by giving a police officer a can of soda.…… Read more “Heineken: Worlds Apart”
:O Anybody else nerding out by this story? Congrats to Emily Sneff and Danielle Allen of Harvard University for making the discovery. 🙂 https://apple.news/AHLCXdA0cSveEPxpIcN5Imw
For those of you who want to take a breather from American and now French political madness, check out this cool article from Harper’s Bazaar on 30…… Read more “The 30 Most Colorful Beach Towns Around the World – Harper’s Bazaar”
Found this article from Vogue on Julia Roberts. She has recently been named People’s 2017 Most Beautiful Woman for the fifth time. Vogue lists five things you…… Read more “5 Things You Didn’t Know About Julia Roberts – Vogue”
Texas Monthly, the National Magazine of Texas since 1973, went live yesterday with their refreshed website in conjunction with the release of their May 2017 issue “The…… Read more “Texas Monthly Unveils Refreshed Website”
Daily Mail came out with an article a few days ago detailing the “rise of ‘beg-packers'”. Yes, that’s right: beg-packers. Basically, people (ahem, Westerners) who sit on…… Read more ““Beg-packers””
#TBT is fun and all but it’s still a busy workday for me, so I’m going to celebrate #FlashbackFriday! I received a recent notification that someone began…… Read more “#FlashbackFriday: “Imagination is Key””