After experiencing a  planning clusterfuck (seriously, STL may be cheap, but going out is pricey everywhere) Lance and I were able to find a great way to spend our Saturday without losing the rent money: a drink with friends and a movie at student rates. We met up with people at Blueberry Hill– a STL treasure/the service you’d expect at the bar … Keep reading…

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Lance and I had the most perfect date last night: wandering the Central West End in quintessential cozy-autumn weather, dinner at the Drunken Fish, desserts at The Cup, a late-night movie… What could be more romantic? Whatever I’m planning for tonight, of course! Okay, well that’s the idea, anyway… Lance is at the junkyard pulling bolts off old Jeeps– he is so close to … Keep reading…

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With Halloween only a mere week and a half away, it’s time to really enjoy my festive-and-spooky decorations. The newest addition? A craft I was inspired to make after seeing mass-made versions in stores for up to $12 per bottle. Considering I rarely spend that much on a bottle of booze (I know, I know, here I am again, showcasing the class) … Keep reading…

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I once paid a girl $20 to curl my hair before prom. No updo, just curls. She kind of laughed when I asked her to do it. If you can’t tell, I have spent most of my life totally oblivious on how to deal with my hair. And that sucks. It has just been within recent years I have been able to … Keep reading…

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Here is a small story to explain my current state of mind, well-being, sanity, calmness and logic: My boyfriend recently pointed out that, it being midterms and all, I was half done with my last semester. My response was the break into hysterical tears and yell at him. Hm. Okay, Julia.. Way to be that girl. Awesome. Why the craziness? Am I … Keep reading…

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