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Bibliotheque - Home Away from Home?

As the train rustles above, I sit at my wooden table, lay back against textured silver pillows, and sip on red, red wine. For all I know, I could be at home, in NYC. 206 more words

The One with the Bullseyes

When I was a kid, my uncle was on a bowling league. He spent every Wednesday and Saturday night at the bowling alley. He had his own ball, shoes and fancy chamois towelette. 939 more words

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Friday Favourites: Stitched Portraits, Pug Love, and Postcards Made of Wood

A roundup of my favourite randomness and recommendations.

Happy Easter Weekend!


Harriet Riddell of InStitchYou. The talented portrait artist will use her sewing machine to stitch your picture in 10 minutes. 533 more words


Wicked Waffles - SM MOA Hypermart

Ever wonder how a franchise food store could have no takers even if the location was overflowing with shoppers? I decided to find out.

I ordered an Old Fashioned Waffle Ala-Mode, which was just a plain waffle topped with whipped cream and vanilla ice cream, then drizzled with chocolate syrup. 300 more words

Maria's Town

cross the bridge

cross the bridge

or stay right here

i’m scared

i’m not so sure

if I can

cross the bridge

i’m okay

right here

right now… 18 more words

Black And White

Urban Nights and Pallet Love

Urban Nights is coming up on May 9th, and I am excited to have my apartment on the tour. I have done it twice before, but that was when I was in my one bedroom loft apartment. 226 more words


We Won! #SEPTA247

On the heels of the #SEPTA247 petition I started last month, SEPTA has announced this week that it would begin testing all-night subway service this June — a HUGE step forward into Philadelphia’s future… 11 more words

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