All posts tagged: Cool

A New Chapter: Heading Home to Reconnect with Myself

Somewhere in the nexus of the Unites States, Australia and Thailand, my sense of self went AWOL. I have forgotten what it feels like to just be me. So I’m on a mission to return home to Sydney, and reconnect with my loved ones. But I’m also there to work on reconnecting with myself.

Post #33: New Music

Welcome to the thirty-third post of the Great Writing Challenge of 2012. Five days a week for six months, I will be given a topic to write about. The stipulation: it must be 250 words (or more), and positive in tone. If you would like to suggest topics for me to write about, please email me at TheRebeccaProject [at] gmail [dot] com. My parents have become ultra cool. I think they’ve always been cool, but now? They have caché. It seems that every time I skype with them, they tell me all about the great concerts they have been to, and they great events they’ve attended. Sneaky Sound System? I had to google them when after hearing my parents talk about how great they were live. They know more about current music than I do! And this week, they went to see New Order… I needed to get hip to what they’re talking about – and fast! Enter Pandora internet radio… I have made a conscientious effort to broaden my music horizons, but I don’t …

Real love!

This is an Etsy seller I can totally see myself hearting. SO AWESOME! [Source: Herbalnights Etsy shop] I love really interesting headwear, and judging by how cold it was at the festival last weekend, I’m going to be needing plenty of winter hats here in downtown SF. But making them look like candy corn and cupcakes?!?!? HELL YES! [Source: Herbalnights Etsy shop] Check out her shop HERE.