My Girl moved in, and here’s what happened. {Guest Post by BOYFRIEND!}

My Girl moved in, and here’s what happened. {Guest Post by BOYFRIEND!}

**Erica’s note: Happy Hump Day, to one and all! In celebration of this otherwise seemingly normal Wednesday, I’ve brought my one and only back to the blog. He was a big hit here on Valentine’s…

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13 Ways to Know if He’s a Keeper

13 Ways to Know if He’s a Keeper

Publications like Women’s Health and Cosmo always have “You know you’re with the one when…” and “8 Signs your relationship is going to last” articles, and they’re supposed to be our bibles to navigating love…

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Why we Cheat: Why happily married people have affairs. [My Rebuttal]

Why we Cheat: Why happily married people have affairs. [My Rebuttal]

I wish this all was one big April Fool’s joke. Last week, I read a less-than-lovely article by author Hanna Rosin entitled “Why we Cheat.” The subtitle read, “Spouses in happy marriages have affairs. What…

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March: Links I Love

March: Links I Love

March is wonderful, isn’t it? First day of spring, birds chirping and flowers blossoming, spring breaks…and it’s the birthday month for a whole lotta Aries. I’m gonna cut right to the chase with this month’s…

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Valentine’s Day from a Dude’s POV (Guest post by Boyfriend!)

Valentine’s Day from a Dude’s POV (Guest post by Boyfriend!)

Today’s blog post is by the (and my) one and only, Boyfriend. Guys, listen up, because in my totally (un)biased opinion, his advice is pretty spot on. And by pretty, I mean totally, completely, 100%…

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January: Links I Love

January: Links I Love

CAN YOU BELIEVE JANUARY 2014 IS ALREADY OVER?!?!?! This is insane, people. Doesn’t life feel like it’s flying by? Regardless, it’s time for this month’s Links I Love, and there’s some pretty darn nifty ones…

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New Year’s UN-Resolutions: Ringing in the 2-0-1-4

New Year’s UN-Resolutions: Ringing in the 2-0-1-4

A big ol’ HAPPY NEW YEAR to you from me! What an exciting thing – a new year, a fresh start, a clean slate. I’m already hyped up on pork and sauerkraut and champagne –…

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When you think you’ve found “The One”…

When you think you’ve found “The One”…

I’ve always been a hopeless romantic, wanting that lucky-in-love feeling of sheer butterfly-laden bliss that comes from meeting “my person.” Some of us go through some nutso relationships on the way to finding our soul…

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November: Links I Love

November: Links I Love

November is almost OVER already. Like, what? When did this happen? I have a feeling that that feeling of “life-is-flying-by-way-too-fast” is going to be on repeat for every month hereafter. SHEESH. Big news of the…

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Getting stuffed with stuffing and gratefulness

Getting stuffed with stuffing and gratefulness

Isn’t Charlie Brown the greatest? Besides being these ridiculously insightful adult-appropriate cartoons, the holiday-themed specials make for fabulous half hour breaks amidst pumpkin carving on Halloween and tree-decorating after Thanksgiving dinner. (“A Charlie Brown Christmas”…

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5 Rules for Dating

5 Rules for Dating

When it came to dating, I was always supersupersuper picky. As in, if I didn’t think we’d end up riding off into the metaphorical sunset on a metaphorical white horse, labels weren’t going to happen.…

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Obsession for (F)all…

Obsession for (F)all…

P-U-M-P-K-I-N. I’m kinda obsessed with pumpkin. To be fair, half of female America is, and the world of corporate marketing knows it. But, I really do have an obsession. Need proof? I’m currently nomming on…

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Dear Michael,

Dear Michael,

  Today’s prompt: “Write a public love letter to someone in your life. (It doesn’t necessarily need to be romantic.)” Dear Michael, My totally ridiculously awesome broski. I still swear we’re related, even though we…

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This one time, when we crossed a Philly gang…

This one time, when we crossed a Philly gang…

Today’s prompt: “A story about a time you were very afraid.”  This past summer, two dudes in a van almost tried to take me. But that long story merits an equally long blog post, so…

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Three months of bliss.

Three months of bliss.

Because who couldn’t benefit from a Stress Relief candle? Um, no one. Everyone could benefit. So smell some spearmint-y goodness and de-stress. Today’s prompt: “If you could take three months off from your current life…

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Pierogies, Meatballs and Haluski – OH MY.

Pierogies, Meatballs and Haluski – OH MY.

What can I say? I maintain a love-love relationship with food. As does my family, the rocks of faith, love, strength, and good eats in my life. Today’s Blogtember prompt: “Describe where or what you…

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And they lived happily ever after…

And they lived happily ever after…

But really, that’s how the stories end. This is how the stories began. Here is my collection of the cutest, most romantic, cheesiest and loveliest relationship moments to have ever graced the world wide web.…

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As Cady Heron would say, “Jambo!”

As Cady Heron would say, “Jambo!”

If you don’t know who Cady Heron is, go to the closest RedBox immediately and rent Mean Girls. I mean, it’s a classic. But, JAMBO! So, why am I starting a blog? Well. I guess…

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