Archive for category: Life

So this happened…

So this happened…

So this happened…

Advertising Week!

Advertising Week!

Advertising Week is finally here!
Besides finally getting to meet the other members of the Advertising Week Social Club (looks who’s name is just 3rd from the top! oh the perks of having a first name that starts with an ‘a’) there about a gazillion amazing events to choose from! And since I can’t take a vacation from work for the week, here’s my paired down schedule- if you’re there be sure to say hi!

Come on <s>Eil</s>… Irene

Come on Eil… Irene

Oh the irony. I’m from SC (~60 miles from the coast and a major hurricane zone), where we regularly got ‘hurricane days’ instead of snow days. But my hometown didn’t even get an INCH of rain while I currently sit in my NYC apartment waiting for the wrath of Irene to descend upon the Big Apple.

Pretty Ballerina

One day, I will be a pretty ballerina. But today I looked more like this adorable sweet little girl, minus the adorable, sweet, and little part:

Sugar Sugar

Sugar Sugar

Thanks to Martha, I’ve found the perfect sugar cookie recipe. And everyone who tries them seems to agree- I even had a coworker offer to pay me to make them again– they’re that good.

And it was a bittersweet moment when I made these sugar cookies roughly two weeks ago for my last day at Nat Geo. Yes, as excited as I am to be working for the Queen of Media, I was beyond sad to leave Nat Geo. Why?