Thursday, January 6, 2011

Week 38


Are you kids ready to see something really special? I don't even know how to build this up without sounding 1) like a narcissist or 2) totally insecure if I downplay. Maybe the fewer words the better...

Ladies & gentlemen, I present to you... the best picture EVER taken of me.


Tah-dah! It's good, right?

This was taken summer of 2006, the girls took a little trip to DC only a month or 2 after graduation. If I'm correct, this was taken in a subway stop after a long day of sightseeing which we packed cocktails for, & the same day I bought my knock-off Chanel earrings from a street vendor. And right before we indulged in an infamous night of karaoke & making out with strangers. (you like how I worded it to sound like it wasn't just me?) Years later we still talk about that night. And I still stand my ground, he was NOT gay.

It was a really magical trip. We were all newly graduates, except B-Stew who was living there for an internship. We were halfway between college kids & grown ups. We could still drink & smoke all night without consequence, none of us were financially stable, none of us had real responsibilities, & we were just SO glad to be together after only a few weeks in the real world.

Where we are now is pretty great too, but in very different ways. My mentor says "The best time is NOW" & it really holds true... I wouldn't go back to college or being 22, but it was fantastic in the moment. And on that note I'm going to post 1 more photo that I would (probably) never take now... I'm a class grown-ass woman... but at the time it was SO US. I call this "The Birth of Fleegal". (hopefully this doesn't offend you.. whatever, it's my blog & I'll post sculpted vaginas if I want to.)


This week I'm doing some link parties & blog hops (yay new friends!). Feel free to hop along!

10 comments:

  1. Stopping by via the Friday Hop to say hello and to follow.
    Have a great Friday!
    http://poshonabudget.com/2010/12/welcome-this-friday.html

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  2. Ya know, I was thinking, when I saw it down in the linky, "man thats a really good picture", haha.

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  3. Love that photo of you and always will. Also, Fleegs is amazing in her photo. I remember those days not so long ago and I'm so glad we had fun whenever we could be together and still do. Love ya La!

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  4. VERY good picture!! :)
    and that sculpted vagina is hilarious!

    love your blog!! :) you're so funny!!
    hope to to talk to you soon!

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  5. That is a FANTASTIC picture of you! ...and I don't even know you. lol! I really enjoyed reading your post. Hope to run into you again soon!

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  6. I am doing this ‘Follow Friday 40′ that I saw over at Design It Chic's blog and I am now following you! This is such a cool idea isn’t it?! Love your blog by the way - the sculpted vagina made me laugh my head off!

    P.S. Yes that is a lovely photo of you

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  7. Hahahahahaha...every moment when we can be together brings not only amazing memories, but moments that will be remembered just like this one was, years down the road!!! LOVE YA HOTTIE!

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  8. photo one is wonderful1 .....im not sure how to take photo number two

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  9. Hi this is Nicole from Colies Kitchen I just discovered your blog and wanted to drop by and say hi. I really like your blog, and am now a new follower. I would love to have you stop by Colie’s Kitchen if you get a chance. www.colieskitchen.com

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  10. Hi there. I am your newest follower from the blog hop! LOvely blog:) You can find me at www.bouffeebambini.blogspot.com

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