• Importance of communication
  • Letter to my younger self
  • Letter to my future daughter
  • Relaxation
  • Mindset
  • Why I left social services
  • Coping skills
  • What's helped during ED recovery
  • ER for SI
  • Radical acceptance
  • Keys/tips for recovery
  • Signs of an abusive relationship
  • Coping with SI
  • Life's little pleasures
  • Fear of failure
  • Why I share my story
  • Feminism
  • "What don't you just say 'no'"
  • Daily makeup routine
  • Skincare routine
  • Things to know if your 20s
may 30 2018 ∞
may 30 2018 +
  • Slow Dancing in a Burning Room by John Mayer
  • Im Going to Find Another You by John Mayer
  • Second hand News by Fleetwood Mac
  • Silver Springs by Fleetwood Mac
  • Loving, Touching, Squeezing by Journey
  • Heartbreak Warfare by John Mayer
  • Breakeven by The Script
  • The War by Wale
  • Someone Like You by Adele
  • U N I by Ed Sheeran
  • Bell Bottom Blues by Eric Clapton
  • Postcards by With the Punches
  • If It Means A Lot To You by A Day to Remember
aug 8 2012 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Scary Movie 3 - February 8 2004 7:30pm
  • Spiderman 2 - Sunday July 18 2004 8:20pm
  • Little Man - Saturday July 22 2006 9:25pm
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - Sunday July 29 2007
  • Saw IV - October 28 2007 7:00pm
  • Rockstar Energy Drink Presents The AP Tour feat. The Rocket Summer - House of Blues Chicago - Thursday April 3 2008 5:00pm
  • Speed Racer - Friday May 9 2008 8:00pm
  • Indiana Jones - May 22 2008 10:20pm
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium Day Pass - Sat. June 28 2008
  • Art Institute of Chicago - Monday June 30 2008
  • Metra Train Ticket to Chicago - July 1 2008
  • CTA 1 Day Fun Pass Chicago - July 1 2008
  • The Dark Knight - Friday July 18 2008 12:01am
  • Blackberry Presents John Mayer - First Midwest Amphitheater - Friday July 18 2008 7:00pm
  • Twilight - Thursday, November 21, 2008 12:03am
  • Metra Train Ticket to Chicago - August 7 2009
  • Brothers - Friday December 4 2009 7:05pm
jan 29 2011 ∞
jan 29 2011 +

this also includes covers the band or Eddie have done, as well as solo songs by Eddie.

  • Just Breathe
  • I'm Still Here - this song breaks by heart.
  • The Fixer
  • Last Kiss
  • Yellow Ledbetter
  • I Won't Back Down
  • Black
  • Corduroy
  • Forever Young
  • Guaranteed
  • Even Flow
  • Rearviewmirror
  • Alive
  • Come Back
aug 20 2010 ∞
oct 15 2010 +
  • Liam
  • Noah
  • Finley - Fin
  • Maddox - Maddy
  • Mateo
  • Harrison
  • Holden
may 24 2010 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Art Institute of Chicago (Birthday '08 w/ Adam; Summer '12 with sister and nephew)
  • Shedd Aquarium (Summer '08 w/ Adam, his brother, and niece) I absolutely love it there. The otters were, by far, my favorite.
  • Ditka's (Birthday '07 w/ Willy and Genaro) AWESOME atmosphere and so wouldn't mind going back!
  • Millenium Park
  • Navy Pier (2 year anniversary w/ Genaro, April '06; Sept. '07 w/ Carlos and Johnny Bacon after Carlos came home from Iraq; Memorial Day '12 with Charlie; Summer '12 with sister and nephew).
    • Ferris Wheel (2 year anniversary w/ Genaro April of '06; Summer '12 with sister and nephew) The view is AMAZING at night.
    • Build-a-Bear Workshop (April '06)
    • Wave Swinger (Summer '12 with nephew)
    • Massa (Summer '12 with nephew and sister)
feb 5 2009 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • The Busy World of Richard Scarry
  • Laverne and Shirley
  • I Love Lucy
  • PB & J Otter
  • The Adventures of the Gummi Bears
  • Power Rangers
  • The Magic School Bus
  • Arthur
  • Pokemon
  • Rocko's Modern Life
  • The Angry Beavers
  • Rugrats
  • Clarissa Explains it All
  • Boy Meets World
  • Global Guts
  • Legends of the Hidden Temple
  • All That
  • Keenan and Kel
  • Salute Your Shorts
  • The Adventures of Pete and Pete
  • Kablaam
aug 5 2013 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1
  • Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton
  • From the Ground Up by Dan and Shay
  • Time In A Bottle by Jim Croce
may 3 2013 ∞
aug 28 2016 +
  • The AP Tour feat. The Rocket Summer @ the House of Blues Chicago - April 3rd 2008
  • John Mayer @ the First Midwest Amphitheater - July 18th 2008
  • Justin Nozuka @ Park West Chicago - November 12th 2009
  • Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival @ Toyota Park - June 26th 2010
  • Boyce Avenue @ The Riviera Theatre - October 21st 2011
  • LIGHTS @ The Bottom Lounge - October 25th 2011
  • LIGHTS @ The Castle Theatre - April 29th 2012
  • The Rocket Summer @ Mojoe's - November 11th 2012
  • With the Punches, A Loss for Words, and Hit the Lights @ Mojoe's - December 22nd 2012
jan 29 2011 ∞
dec 27 2012 +
  • "Just Breathe" on my inner forearm.
  • Cherry blossom tree down the left side.
  • Hummingbird
  • "So it goes." from Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  • "Keep me where the light is." from Gravity by John Mayer
  • Moose
  • "and you’ll do it despite rejection and the worst odds and it will be better than anything else you can imagine." from Roll the Dice by Charles Bukowski
  • Sugar skull, possibly on my shoulder
  • Soot sprite
  • My mom, Dawn, and my gramma's birth date, left shoulder.
  • "Tonight she's out to lose herself."
  • The Catcher in the Rye carousel horse (cover art)
  • Brave New World cover art
  • "Fight on"
jan 4 2010 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • From the Ground Up by Dan and Shay
  • I Met a Girl by William Michael Morgan
  • You by Chris Young
  • God Gave Me You by Blake Shelton
  • Amazed by Lonestar
  • Mind Reader by Dustin Lynch
  • Bless the Broken Road by Rascal Flatts
aug 27 2016 ∞
aug 27 2016 +
  • Covered in Rain
  • Your Body is a Wonderland
  • Neon
  • Why Did You Mess with Forever
  • Wheel
  • Hummingbird
  • 83
  • 3x5
  • Slow Dancing in a Burning Room
  • Gravity
  • Love Song for No One
  • Georgia
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Comfortable
  • Vultures
  • Home Life
  • Edge of Desire
  • Stop this Train
  • War of my Life
  • Heartbreak Warfare
sep 16 2012 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Social Psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Elementary Geometry
  • Intro to Human Heredity
  • Psychology of Personality
  • News Editing
  • Intro to Film Study
  • College Algebra
  • English 102
  • First Year Japanese
  • Reasoning in Psychology using Statistics (I hated it while I was taking it, but I miss it now.)
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Intro to Behavioral Psychopharmacology
jul 9 2012 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb
  • Burberry Brit
  • Chance by Chanel
  • Princess by Vera Wang
  • With Love by Hilary Duff
jul 9 2012 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Roll the Dice - This is FOREVER my favorite poem of his, hands down.
  • For Jane
  • A Sickness?
  • A Fine Night
  • The Weirdest Day
  • Found Poems
  • A Wise Ass
  • Excuses
  • Nobody But You
  • Displaced
  • The Popularity Kid
  • Buddha Chinaski Says
  • Bluebird
  • Raw With Love
  • Some Notes on Bach and Haydn
  • Too Soon
  • lifedance
  • When the violets roar at the sun
  • Snake eyes?
  • Sloppy Love
aug 20 2010 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • The way she smelled. It's hard to describe but not hard to recognize.
  • The way she would dab lipstick on her cheeks and rub it in for blush.
  • Doing word searches.
  • The layout of her old apartment.
  • The day she came over, sat on our porch, and ate a whole tomato. Her attempt at trying to get me to eat it was unsuccessful.
  • Her odd interest in ice skating.
  • My love for orange juice came from her.
  • That I was her favorite.
  • Her sassiness.
  • The time she took my to my allergy shot appointment... gum got stuck to the wheel of her car so she stood there and tried to pick it off.
may 24 2010 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Vienna
  • Gaia
  • Veta
  • Sophie/Sofie
  • Layla
  • Greta
  • Winnie
  • Allegra
  • Adelaide
  • Anais
  • Ariel
  • Madeline/Madeleine
  • Leia
  • Atalaya
  • Melanie
  • Genevieve

full names

  • Vienna Adelaide
  • Vienna Sinclaire
  • Winnie Ariel
may 24 2010 ∞
jul 27 2015 +

from 1000 Awesome Things

  • That last, crumby triangle in a bag of potato chips.
  • Locking people out of the car and pretending to drive away
  • Finding money you didn’t even know you lost
  • Blowing your nose in the shower
  • Picking the perfect nacho off someone else’s plate
  • When you pull up to a red light and the guy in front of you nudges up a bit so you can make a right turn
  • Old, dangerous playground equipment
  • The smell of gasoline
  • High tens
  • Sleeping in new bed sheets
  • Any food that requires Wet-Naps and a stack of napkins to eat
  • Illegal naps
  • Yellow teeth
may 28 2009 ∞
apr 25 2014 +
  • Bulgaria's Abandoned Children
  • I'm A Child Anorexic
  • Very Young Girls
  • Dana: The 8 Year Old Anorexic
  • Nazi Pop Twins
  • The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off
  • China's Stolen Children
  • My Fake Baby
  • Prostitution Behind the Veil
  • The Moscow Theatre Siege
  • Invisible Children
  • Boy Interrupted
  • Bulgaria's Abandoned Children Revisited
  • Dreamworld 3
feb 3 2009 ∞
apr 25 2014 +