this is a fun tag that i received from the fabulous RAI!
TAG: EIGHT THINGS TAG
8 T.V. Shows I like to Watch:
1. criminal minds
2. csi/csi ny
4. american idol (why i still watch it.. i have no idea)
5. dexter (my all time favorite show, but it's not on all year, booo)
6. six feet under (the reruns)
7. yes dear (again, the reruns lol)
8. modern family
as you can see, i love crime/csi related shows lol with a mix of comedy. i also like sixteen and pregnant and i have fun doing my little commentary on twitter when it's on haha.
8 Favorite Places to Eat & Drink:
1. this local japanese restaurant - LOVE it!
2. qdoba mexican grill ... i've never had chipotle!
3. pf changs
4. my cousin's italian restaurant in new york
5. atlanta bread (wow, i haven't been there in a while!)
6. cheeseburger in paradise (two words: FRIED PICKLES!)
8. nordstrom cafe + ebar (pomegranate iced tea = amazing!)
honestly, i love to cook at home on the weekends. cooking/baking relaxes me from a rough, busy week at school haha. i DO love to eat out as well and these probably aren't my top 8 places, but they're the first things that came to mind.
8 Things I look Forward to:
1. better weather/summer sunshine
2. wearing dresses when it gets nicer out
3. wearing flip flops/open toed shoes again
4. for this semester to be over
5. for baseball season to start! (ahemm nick swisher please grow your mohawk back, kthnx)
6. cynthia vincent for target
7. liberty of london to go on clearance so i can buy more of the boxers..haha
clearly, i'm in need of summer. haha. again, just the first eight things i could think of.
8 Things that Happened Yesterday:
1. i went to class
2. i went to the mall & bought a cute michael kors dress!
3. i made this italian breadcrumb pizza & shrimp bisque
4. i WORE FLIP FLOPS! (yes, this is a big deal for me lol)
5. my anthropologie dress came and it's twirl-worthy!
6. i watched a video on youtube
7. i tweeted
8. i browsed online (story of my life)
8 Things I like about Winter:
1. it's colder out (duh) but it's a nice break from the heat
2. it's boot weather!
3. snow days
4. throw on a cardigan or sweater with jeans - simple outfit!
5. you don't have to put as much effort into outfits (lol)
6. christmas, of course!
7. during the summer, most tv shows aren't on
8. you can preview summer clothes online and wish it was already summer...
8 Things on my Wish List:
2. elizabeth and james juliet dress found here
4. coach madison floral carryall found here
5. stamp art dress found here
6. good afternoon dress found here
7. glimpse of paradise tank found here
8. pour la victoire savina wedges..i have them in black but i wish i would have ordered them in vanilla, since now they're nowhere to be found lol... found here
8 Things I'm Passionate About:
2. this ties in with law but the constitution. i have a copy of the constitution on my phone (lol)
3. good shoes
6. my family and friends
7. music (i LOVE lady gaga!)
8. recently, blogging. lol..i've been trying to be a better blogger
8 Words or Phrases I used Often:
3. "you know?" haha..seriously, most common
5. "could you believe..."
6. "like honestly..." i'm from nj/nyc, cut me a break :P
7. "essentially" ... yes, this is when i pretend to be a nerd. lol
8. okay, i honestly say "double-u tee eff" all of the time and it's embarrassing. lol
i think everyone in nj/nyc also has "dude, wtf?" in their vocab. lol. or maybe just the people i know.
8 Things I Learned From the Past:
1. have patience
2. don't worry about things that you can't control
3. don't stress over the small stuff
4. be grateful for what you have
5. sometimes you need to give yourself a day off from it all
6. don't obsess over the bad stuff, keep calm and carry on :o)
7. things could always be a lot worse
8. smile. it's contagious!
8 Places I would Love to go Visit/See:
3. las vegas
7. boca raton
8. washington, dc
the last two are places that i've been..so i guess it's kind of cheating :P. i spent a huge chunk of my childhood in boca and i fell in LOVE with dc a few years ago. even though i love where i live (nj/nyc) i'd love to live in either place one day!
8 Things I Currently Want/Need:
1.more orbit wintermint gum. i have a pack a day habit with it and i haven't stocked up recently. it's the only gum that i will chew..honestly, if they ever stopped making it i'd be so lost lol
2. to finally try out china glaze nail polish
3. LUNCH! i'm starving lol
4. for my last target package to come (the purses have been on back order forever)
5. this semester to be over (i think i've said this about 10 times so far lol)
6. for blogger to WORK and stop telling me an error occurred while saving (ahem)
7. to go on vacation. even a short one
8. to figure out what i'm doing next semester
8 People I would love to Tag