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V is for Vanilla - A to Z Challenge April 2015

I reopened the freezer, took out the Whole Foods French Vanilla Bean Ice Cream. Even though I was doing this in secret, it cannot have stayed unnoticed for long, but I never heard any remarks regarding my guilty little pleasure. 214 more words


Lesson #277: Thanks, Jesse McCartney.


Thanks to Jesse McCartney,

I now know that it’s possible to revert back into a 14-year-old girl.

I finally lived out my childhood dream of seeing Jesse McCartney in concert. 95 more words


Anzac Day

Anzac Day occurs on 25 April. It commemorates all New Zealanders killed in war and also honours returned servicemen and women.

The date itself marks the anniversary of the landing of New Zealand and Australian soldiers – the Anzacs – on the Gallipoli Peninsula in 1915. 251 more words


Little Borneo Girl reblogged this on littlegirlstory and commented:

Dawn services around the country saw record numbers of attendees as the significance of the centenary anniversary gave people an added reason to leave their warm beds at an early hour to attend services. The largest crowd in the country attended the 76th annual Dawn Service at the Auckland War Memorial Museum.

- as reported by New Zealand Herald today -

http://media.nzherald.co.nz/webcontent/image/jpg/201517/dawnauckland_620x310.jpeg Please click below for the video http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/video.cfm?c_id=1&gallery_id=149619&gal_objectid=11438588

20 Something: The Secret to Turning Me Back into a Child

It’s amazing that no matter how old I get, I can still turn back into an 8-year-old girl with no effort at all. And yes, I know that I’m only 23, which is by no means old, but it’s pretty astounding that I can drop 15 years from my mental state with one simple thing. 809 more words

20 Something

my fairytale

And of all the things I’ve learned from my momma, I would have to say this one simple concept has impacted me the most:

There will be princes. 67 more words


The old television set in my bedroom has a built-in and still functional VCR. It was one of the first items I purchased after my split with G. 263 more words

General Blather

my shadow was long

me amongst
the birds, in
my faux fur
coat, Dad
called out my
name, then
he snapped
this shot, I
was 9
years old