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christmas in july and the anna karenina principle

the anna karenina principle of relationships goes roughly like this:

don’t get me wrong–i appreciate a russian literary minded dude just as much as the next gal.* but i think tolstoy had it wrong.   454 more words

Mad Monday | Vive la France!


Today is the French equivalent to Independence Day, better known as Bastille Day. It commemorates the day that the Bastille prison was stormed and signifies the end of complete monarchy, the birth of the sovereign, and would eventually lead to the creation of the (First) Republic. 283 more words


Drinking for Freedom

This holiday weekend, as people across the United States celebrate the anniversary of the American colonies’ declaration of independence, many will do so by firing up backyard grills and enjoying cold, crisp bottles of beer. 687 more words

Decide Who Drives

Thank your designated driver and have a “Buzzed” Happy 4th of July weekend! :-)

A Special Day for the U.S.A.

The 4th of July is a big deal in the U.S. It’s a day to celebrate our Independence with family and friends. And fireworks. That day in… 162 more words

Holiday Celebrations

Fourth of July Picks

Fourth of July is Friday! Here are a few of my picks to help you celebrate the U.S.A.

Patriotic fashion is tricky. It’s too easy to look tacky. 118 more words


A Few Good Men

I’ve been fortunate enough to grow up surrounded by great men.

Yes, yes, I can hear plenty of people calling “Bias!” on that one…but it’s the truth.   1,585 more words