The Luck of the Draw

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

The Luck of the Draw

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

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From my morning ritual of reading everything on MSN and attempting to do anything but work while I'm at the office, I stumbled across a...

What Are You Doing New Years Eve?

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

What Are You Doing New Years Eve?

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

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This time tomorrow, Rory and I will be headed to Tunica, Mississippi to ring in the new year with some of my most favorite people... Matt an...

Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

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As this will most likely be my last post this week before I leave work to celebrate the holidays with my family, I just wanted to take a mom...

Right Down to the Last Minute

Friday, December 19, 2008

Right Down to the Last Minute

Friday, December 19, 2008

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If you're like me, you tend to wait until the very last minute to finalize all your Christmas shopping. I find that I save a lot more mo...

You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

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I finally made it... for the past 3 years, The Grinch has been featured at Opryland's ICE exhibit, and I, after must negotiating, persua...

Celebrating the Season... A Christmas Party

Monday, December 15, 2008

Celebrating the Season... A Christmas Party

Monday, December 15, 2008

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As part of my Rec Team obligations this year, I was responsible for planning the R. W. Beck Nashville Christmas Party- we always rent out a...

The Tie That Binds

Friday, December 12, 2008

The Tie That Binds

Friday, December 12, 2008

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Brad Pitt, eat your heart out... I saw the new GQ Cover the other day on People and I have to admit, I was shocked at how revealing it is,...

Crazy Christmas

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Crazy Christmas

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

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This past weekend, Meg and I hosted our 2nd Annual Christmas Party at our apartment... we were a little worried about spacing issues becaus...

Big News... He Engaged Her

Monday, December 8, 2008

Big News... He Engaged Her

Monday, December 8, 2008

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The Soon-To-Be Mr. and Mrs. Luke Graves So this past Friday after work, I was strolling through Opry Mills doing some Christmas shopping ...

Saving Money... One Dollar at a Time

Thursday, December 4, 2008

Saving Money... One Dollar at a Time

Thursday, December 4, 2008

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So I completely stole this post from The Nest , but I think with our current economic state, we need to start thinking about small ways we c...

Back to Baking...Dream Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Back to Baking...Dream Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

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Since I like to bake more than say "cook", this Thanksgiving I was assigned by my lovely mother to bring a dessert to the big fam...

My Thanksgiving Holiday...

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

My Thanksgiving Holiday...

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

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This year for Thanksgiving, my parents and I got to host our family's celebration at their house (my aunts, grandmonther, and mother ro...

Happy Birthday Britney...

Happy Birthday Britney...

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It's official... it's Britney's 27th birthday, her heavily anticipated CD "Circus" was released today, and Ms. Britney...

Counting My Blessings...

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Counting My Blessings...

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

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It's the time of the year when we're supposed to be thankful for all God has blessed us with, but I like to think I should be thank...

With Only A Week To Go...

With Only A Week To Go...

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Seems like everyone has Britney fever lately... her album drops in 7 DAYS and everyone is claiming she is ready for her "real" co...

Better Late than Never

Friday, November 21, 2008

Better Late than Never

Friday, November 21, 2008

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So another Thursday full of surprises yesterday- I'm sorry I'm late, but work has been crazy this week! First of all, my friend Cand...

Whistle While You Work

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Whistle While You Work

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

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My ever-entertaining boyfriend told me about a website recently that I sent on to family and friends, but I thought it necessary to post abo...

A Classy Night Out

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

A Classy Night Out

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

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For Ryan's birthday, we all ventured out in the cold winter air (it was about 40 degrees that night) and braved the conditions for some ...

A Sign of the Times...

A Sign of the Times...

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It's no surprise that our economy is in a major recession, but when I see messages of big retail stores closing their doors, some before...

18 Days and Counting...

Friday, November 14, 2008

18 Days and Counting...

Friday, November 14, 2008

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Yes, it's true friends... only 18 more days until my favorite artist of all time releases her new cleverly-titled CD "Circus"....

Happy, Happy Birthday

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Happy, Happy Birthday

Thursday, November 13, 2008

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Today marks 2 special birthdays... my friend Ryan Mullins is turning 25 so welcome to the club Big Boy! Trust me, it's not as bad as you...

Hollywood Comes to Nashville

Hollywood Comes to Nashville

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When I get down in the dumps about how Nashville is always typecast as a "small, country, hicktown," it always makes me happy when...

We Can All Do Our Part

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

We Can All Do Our Part

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

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Growing up, my parents always taught me that you should help those that are less fortunate than yourself, and that lesson has stuck with me ...

What A Week Its Been...

Friday, November 7, 2008

What A Week Its Been...

Friday, November 7, 2008

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Never in all my years has so much happened in one week... some changes I am not happy about, but I have to admit this has been a roller-coas...

Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

Friday, October 31, 2008

Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

Friday, October 31, 2008

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These are the things that go bump in the night... Today finally marks my favorite holiday of the year... it's HALLOWEEN !! I just love ...

The 28th Annual Rudolph Red Nose Run

Thursday, October 30, 2008

The 28th Annual Rudolph Red Nose Run

Thursday, October 30, 2008

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About a year ago, Rory and I made a list about the 30 things we want to do before we turn 30, and one of my top priorities is to run AND fin...

Going Green

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Going Green

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

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In an effort to become more "environmentally conscience", I recently jumped on the bandwagon and purchased reusable grocery bags a...