My grandmother recently told me a story about how when she was younger, she tried to run for city council in Rhode Island and was laughed out of the room.

#TBT: My Heart Belongs To Texas Now

I’ve always secretly wanted to be from the South. Ok, maybe not always, but at least since Freshman year of college when I got really, really into Friday Night Lights (Tim Riggins? SWOON.) and decided life in Texas looked a whole lot better than what I was used to in the North East.

#TBT: Thanksgiving Is A Special Kind Of Happy Hell

Like me, my family loves attention. From the minute I got home on Wendesday night through the rest of the weekend, after every unfunny joke they told or mildly entertaining thing they did,they looked at me wide-eyed and immediately asked “ARE YOU GOING TO PUT THIS IN THE BLOG?!”