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Amanda’s Social Media Sabbatical

Everyone needs a break sometimes.  Note: I know I use a lot of parenthesis. I would apologize for that, but that’s how I write, so deal with it. I love social media. I am a social media FIEND. I have … Continue reading

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Goodbye (Until Tomorrow)

**THE LAST FIVE YEARS MOVIE/MUSICAL SPOILERS** I may be late on this bandwagon, but I just watched The Last Five Years with Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan (the movie musical, based on the musical by Jason Robert Brown, who interestingly enough is from Ossining!) … Continue reading

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Likes and Dislikes

Things I Like: Taking Buzzfeed quizzes. Granny panties. Eating peaches that aren’t ripe. Anything having to do with Audrey Hepburn. Knowing more about something than someone else. Feeling confident enough in what I know to argue with someone about something. … Continue reading

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Amanda’s Celebration of Life (Yes, I know this is a euphemism for a funeral.) (It’s an inside joke that I wasn’t even a part of initially.) (Just laugh and pretend you know what I’m talking about.)

Note: A lot of this is unedited. And only the first part above the horizontal line is necessary to read, the rest is for my archives.     I am 19 going on 20 Amanda is a trendy teen no more! … Continue reading

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Girls Aren’t Good At Math

My sister and I are different in a few major ways. She has a rounder face than I do and thicker hair, and she has a small Filipino nose where I have a longer one. My sister is more independent, … Continue reading

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Why I Collect Postcards

I think that I’ve been saying that I’ve been collecting postcards for a lot longer than I have, but I know that I at least started in the 9th grade, and I think that my first one was from my friend … Continue reading

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Likes and Dislikes

Things I Like: Schedules. People who text first. Apple turnovers. Writing in Sharpie. Being complimented. Munro Chambers. The squeaky sounds the subway makes on the guardrail that sounds like the first couple notes of “Somewhere” from West Side Story. Watching … Continue reading

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