That’s a lot o’ words, yo

I have more than 500 songs on my iPhone/iPod. I’m only embarrassed about like, two of them. My eye has twitched about 500 times this week alone. Somewhat related (on account of he’s in a movie called 500 Days of Summer), I also loved this: At this point you are either so happy that I’veContinue reading “That’s a lot o’ words, yo”

Three friggin’ years

And I’m still goin’. That’s three years of writing about happy stuff, sad stuff, personal stuff, funny stuff, downright ridiculous stuff, photography stuff…..all on this lil’ website which people continue to visit for some reason. And whatever that reason is, I’m happy about it. I’m glad that you’re here. I want to hear more fromContinue reading “Three friggin’ years”

Bloggie buddies

My friends and family members are all ridiculously talented at different things. Crafts, cooking/baking, photography, speaking foreign languages, life… There are several of them who are awesome at writing. And luckily for me you all of us, they’ve started blogs! And even though you see ’em down the side of this page every time youContinue reading “Bloggie buddies”

If I ever add a tagline to this blog…

I cannot take credit for naming this blog. That would be The Roommate, who said something like, “You should call it ‘On Account Of’ or something like that since you say that a lot.” And the rest is history. I also cannot take credit for this next gem, which is a beautiful, wonderful compliment (ofContinue reading “If I ever add a tagline to this blog…”

Take a look, it’s in a book

A few months ago, I went to Half-Price Books (best bookstore in the world, if you ask me) and spent about $50 buying a huge stack of books. On account of I LOVE TO READ. So this week’s suggestions are authors I think you should check out. It’ll be worth it, I promise. Have IContinue reading “Take a look, it’s in a book”

Happy birthday, lil’ blog

Today is my blog’s first birthday. And what a year it’s been. Exactly one year ago today I sat down at my computer and thought, “hey, I should start a blog.” I didn’t have a purpose for it, other than to share with my friends and family – and other random people that stumbled uponContinue reading “Happy birthday, lil’ blog”

Why I Won’t Shop At Meijer/Grammar Ninja

I have a bumper sticker on my car my roommate got me one year that says “Grammar Ninja: Ruthless, Deadly, Articulate.” It’s true. I am a Grammar Ninja of some sort, if such a thing exists. I don’t think I’m really deadly though. As a journalism major, fan of the English language and supporter ofContinue reading “Why I Won’t Shop At Meijer/Grammar Ninja”