Something a bit peculiar has happened as of late. In case you’re worried about my sanity, I haven’t changed my name to Holly Gyllenhaal. No, I haven’t grown a nubbin. And unfortunately, I haven’t magically started to enjoy¬†olives, mushrooms, grapefruit + cantaloupe overnight. The peculiar thing remains that coconut is still making me uncontrollably gag. […]

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onward and upward

by Holly on November 4, 2010

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There is only one way to go after suffering from a life setback. It’s onward and upward. Thank you so much for your sweet comments on my last post! I am still not sure if I will get to keep my job or not, but I am hoping with every ounce of my Everythingtarian heart […]

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One Day

by Holly on October 25, 2010

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One day I’ll be the kind of hostess who has a bottle of wine waiting for guests. One day I’ll learn how to roast the perfect spiced pumpkin seeds. One day I’ll take a cue from my friend Darcey and accomplish both of these things, which she so fabulously did tonight. The key? Chill the […]

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A Day in the Life

by Holly on October 19, 2010

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6:00am: My alarm goes off. 6:05am: My alarm goes off again. 7:15am: I crawl out of bed in all my disheveled glory, pee and curse myself for once again fooling myself into believing I was going to get up at 6:00am to do the dishes, clean my apartment and respond to blog e-mails. 7:30am: With […]

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I’ve never ever thought I was a person who liked routine. I prefer spontaneity. This explains why I agreed to brush out my hair into a massive afro in high school to celebrate our football team going to the state tournament. Lucky for you, I cannot find a picture of that fateful day when my […]

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