One Year Later

I was sad to see on the news this morning that a boat capsized on Maine lake this past weekend, killing two of four men who were in it. It seems like a bizarre parallel coincidence but it was upon hearing this that I realized how far I've come this year. The...

Of Good Things (And Breakfasts) To Come

My arm is sore from a long week of work and stress and last night, I was so excited about my new place that I slept about four hours. Needless to say, I'm beat. Sadie and I just ate dinner and it's going to be a relaxing early night before a busy weekend....

Adventures In Real Estate

In typical Nicole fashion, I'm all over this new apartment search. I've looked at five places in my acceptable price range and have called about many others. I'm continually surprised at how many bad places there are out there. And since I'm not...

Moving Out But Not On

I've been going through some changes these last few weeks (and no, I'm not talking puberty, that ship has sailed!). I am moving out of my boyfriend's house. A big change, but something that has to happen. I don't want to get deep into explaining...

Getting A Cell Phone

Nicole Joins The 21st Century Today, I did the unthinkable and bought a cell phone. Those of you who know me are probably shocked so I'll give you a moment to recover from your shock. Ok, now that you've recovered… I finally bit the bullet on the cell...

Fourteen Things I Learned In Las Vegas

I am sitting in the hotel lobby, waiting to head to the airport. I don’t have quite enough time to go on a new adventure but since I’m feeling a little reflective, I might as well pen a few things I’ve learned in Las Vegas. (You know me, always looking to learn...