I was curious about this one, and in the spirit of Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching (seriously, I saw¬†Easter candy out at the grocery stores!), I figured it was somewhat appropriate. This can really be applied to any relationship, though. Random gift giving is not something I have any experience with. In my past and current relationships, I’ve enjoyed spending time with the person way more than receiving a random gift. Since hearing stories of how my co-worker’s boyfriend has come home with flowers, chocolate or…Continue Reading “Random Gift Giving: For or Against?”

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas! I did, despite my allergies randomly bothering me since Saturday. It was nice to spend time with family and see my parents again. I figured I would go a little off topic today and just do a recap of my weekend and Christmas activities. Please feel free to share yours in the comments! The Weekend My parents had slept over our apartment Sunday and Monday night, and it was nice to spend time with them…Continue Reading “Christmas Recap”

As I wrote in my post last week about celebrating my birthday, my boyfriend, R, had purchased a new pair of tweezers to replace my old ones. They had somehow gotten lost in the move, and I was pretty peeved about it. I had just purchased them maybe two months ago, and at $14 a pop, they’re not exactly cheap. I kept saying that the second I got new tweezers, we would find the old ones. That’s exactly what happened! I went into the bathroom…Continue Reading “The Pressure of Presents”