Author Archives: Colleen

Damn it, Internet

Cory and I are pretty active Longwood alumni. One of the many events Cory volunteers for is the etiquette dinner put on for students of the business school. After much coaxing, I got an invite, too. (Thanks, “Scott”!!) It’s a … Continue reading

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Pomfret Creations Jewelry Giveaway!

    Today I’m super excited to tell you about my friend Kim’s jewelry line, Pomfret Creations! I met Kim last March when we were bridesmaids in a mutual friend’s wedding. She’s as cute as a button and has such … Continue reading

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Virginia Wine Expo

This weekend was one that I had been looking forward to for weeks. The Virginia Wine Expo is one of my favorite events of the year! I mean, what’s not to love about walking around a convention center sampling Virginia … Continue reading

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On Unfriending

I have such a love/hate relationship with Facebook. I love it for the ability to connect with others, but I hate it for the way it makes comparisons to other people’s lives so easy.  Which is silly because, let’s be … Continue reading

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My Puppy Love Valentine

Here’s to my funny Valentine. My cuddly Valentine. My road trip Valentine. My sneaky, sneaky Valentine. My wanna-be wine thief Valentine. My sophisticated Valentine My mummy Valentine My ohhhmaaagahhhdd she’s so perfect in every way Valentine Happy Valentine’s Day, friends! … Continue reading

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Dear Body

Dear Body, I’m writing to you in hopes that you’ll accept my sincerest apology. I won’t beat around the bush: the things I’ve said about you over the years are completely horrendous and unacceptable. I’ve called you every negative name … Continue reading

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I Believe

I believe there is good in everyone. I believe dogs make life happier. I believe confident people are the most attractive people. I believe every single thing happens for a reason. I believe it’s immensely difficult to cope when we … Continue reading

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My Godfrey’s Experience

This weekend, one of my life dreams came true. I finally went to a drag show. When my neighbor suggested a trip to Godfrey’s I was pumped. I knew it would be like living a scene out of The Birdcage so I was … Continue reading

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Thoughts When my Alarm Goes Off for a Morning Workout

It was cold last night. There might be dangerous black ice on the road. I should play it safe and probably just stay here in bed.  It’s dark outside, and deer are outside. A deer outside in the dark might … Continue reading

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Winter Weather Wimp

The other day I told a friend that I was embarrassed by how drastically my mood is affected by the weather. She said, “Colleen, literally everything on this planet is affected by changes in the weather. Why do humans think … Continue reading

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