I’m pretty sure it’s illegal to be unhappy in Wisconsin during the summer. We only get the sunshine for a few months and they seem to move double time. Today I took a moment to myself to realize that we’re almost halfway through July and wonder what the hell happened to June. What was I […]Read more "Music for Smiling"
I think I’m funny. Really funny. I know it’s not just in my head because it’s been confirmed by at least two people….my dad and my best friend. Those are two completely unbiased opinions that I can trust. I know there are others like me out there. Everyday comedians put on the planet to grace […]Read more "When You Think You’re Funny"
Since I seem to be on the topic of crushes this week. Let’s take a little trip down memory lane and revisit some of the awkward interests I’ve had. Usher Usher was my first celebrity crush. What drew me, a small town child, to an adult R&B singer is beyond me. I remember the moment […]Read more "My Celebrity Crushes: A Retrospective"
I have a lot of girl crushes. I might possibly have more girl crushes than I have regular crushes on men. I mean, I can flip through a couple Instagram photos of a shirtless dude celebrity and then move on, but when I have a girl crush, I scour her social media all the way back to […]Read more "Why I Love Girl Crushes"
Q: I had a really good friend who I was super close with. I told him things I’ve never told anyone. He moved away and kept in touch for a while but now he hasn’t answered my text in months. I thought we were so close and I miss him. Should I point it out […]Read more "Talk to Me Tuesday: Losing a Friend"
I am a Wisconsinite through and through. After being born and raised in a little town outside of Madison, I took my big city dreams and moved to Milwaukee…. ….It’s funny if you’re from Wisconsin. Wisconsin isn’t exactly the most popular destination in this country and unless you live here, it’s a place most people […]Read more "Ten Things You Know If You Grew Up In Wisconsin"
For those of you that don’t know, the Ragnar Relay is a special event made for people who enjoy soreness, smelliness, and sleep deprivation. It is a 200-ish mile relay run from Friday morning until Saturday afternoon, in our case, from Madison to Chicago. At 5:30 am on Friday, I met up with six people […]Read more "I Tried the Ragnar Relay"
Dear Guys at the Gym, I’m so glad that I get to see all of you every day. My 5 pm – 6 pm gang. We all get to hang out in silence. Inches from each other, moving around heavy stuff and ignoring each other’s presences with headphones in. I know all of your names. Well, […]Read more "An Open Letter to the Guys at the Gym"