Tag Archives : growing up

Saints, New York Giants, Football

And We Watched Football


We looked at the stars while he passed me my drink. This is just the way I’ve always wanted to experience life. The beach chairs in his parent’s backyard gave us the perfect view of the sparkling night sky. I met him through a mutual friend at a club and our personalities just clicked. I wondered what attracted me to…

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The Old Role Switcheroo


I’ve noticed from the relationship I have with parents, it seems we took on the parental role way too soon in our lives.  I read recently in the Chicago Tribune, that it’s becoming more and more normal for children to take on the parental roles too soon in their lives.  This to me seems a bit unfair.  I remember having a…

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No One Likes the Same Flavor of Ice Cream


In the mornings, I like indulge myself with talk radio.  I know it’s not good for me but I enjoy listening to other people ramble about their opinions except when the topic becomes really shallow, then I change to the station with no commercials and no talking.  The other day, a topic came up that I couldn’t really listen to,…

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The Evolution of Val


The other day, I was perusing through my laptop and I came across some really old blogs from my college years.  I started read and reminisce over the drama, boy crazy, party girl phase of my life.  It’s crazy to think that I’ve been writing blogs since 2004, almost 10 years ago.  It was on MySpace but at the time…

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