Tuesday, February 20, 2007


motivation |ˌmōtəˈvā sh ən| noun
the reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way : escape can be a strong motivation for travel. • the general desire or willingness of someone to do something : keep staff up to date and maintain interest and motivation.

DERIVATIVES motivational |- sh ənl| adjective motivationally |- sh ənl-ē| adverb ORIGIN late 19th cent.: from motive , reinforced by motivate .

THIS is what I'm totally lacking :(

I'm overwhelmed...blah.

Saturday, January 27, 2007

Hun, make it shaken not stirred ;)

You scored as James Bond, Agent 007. James Bond is MI6's best
agent, a suave, sophisticated super spy with charm, cunning, and a
license's to kill. He doesn't care about rules or regulations and
somewhat amoral. He does care about saving humanity though, as
well as the beautiful women who fill his world. Bond has expensive
tastes, a wide knowledge of many subjects, and his usually armed
with a clever gadget and an appropriate one-liner.

James Bond, Agent 007


Neo, the "One"


Lara Croft


Captain Jack Sparrow


El Zorro


Batman, the Dark Knight


The Terminator




William Wallace


Indiana Jones


The Amazing Spider-Man


Which Action Hero Would You Be? v. 2.0

Saturday, January 13, 2007

New Year's Eve at Laural and Jeff's

Less than a minute left!

A new year's toast - Dropping a shot glass filled with SoCo into a cup of Champange. GROSS!

The first kiss of 2007 :)

Sarah and Steve

The only two single people no wonder they hooked up :p

Aww..Jeff and Laural


London and me :)

Christmas :)

Matthew loving his "Canadian" winter hat that I got him ;)

Jeff and I playing Wii. You can see how much I'm enjoying it :p

Jasper loving his new toy :)

Chillin' Jeff

Got Mom a gold bracelet, She looks pretty darned happy doesn't she? :)

Cutie Pie :)

Terry giving both Jasper and Toshiba their presents.

Rochelle, Jarrod, and Terry :)

Gerry :)

Our apartment Christmas tree.

NYC during Thanksgiving Break

Jeff, Matt, and I went to NYC for the day :) Was nice spending time with my two boys ;)

Ortley Beach in November

During Thanksgiving break, we decided we would check out the beach house and the area. It was a fun day trip, brought Jasper along with us :)

Went trekking at Island Beach State Park

Looks like a ghost town - Nobody was there

Thanksgiving in Jersey

I know its been a long long time since I've posted something substantial.. so I'm going to start a photo-journal from Thanksgiving up to New Year's. Enjoy! :)

Matthew lounging around at Grandma's

See the pumpkin trimasu? I made that! :) It was GOOD, really! ;)

My brother, Jeff and my cousin, Brian fighting as usual :p

Friday, December 29, 2006

The Holidays...

The scene is set, it's beautiful, 
Sounds of Peace, Joy and Love
From all of us we'd like to say,
Have yourself some Happy Holidays...
- Alabama

Tons of pictures coming up. Sorry for the late post, been busy :)

Happy Bleated Holidays everyone! Happy New Year too!!

Be safe and enjoy ;) !

Friday, December 01, 2006

Bored! This is soo high school heh :)

a is for age: 24years old.

b is for beer of choice: Killian's

c is for career right now: Grad Student

d is for your dog's name: Jasper :)

e is for essential item you use everyday: my mac laptop and blackberry. Does Matthew count? ;)

f is for favorite TV show at the moment: The Bachelor ( just ended though :( )

g is for favorite game: Slapjack

h is for hometown: Dover

i is for instruments you play: used to play the clairnet heh :)

j is for favorite juice: cranberry juice.

k is for whose butt you'd like to kick: Paris Hilton :p

l is for last restaurant you ate at: Cinnamon's (indian yum ) :)

m is for marriage: SOOON..to my honey Mathew on June 21, 2008 <3

n is for Number of Piercings: before 7 now 2

o is for overnight hospital stays: once when I had a kidney infection :(

p is for people you were with today: well, Matthew

q is for what you do with your quiet time: nap, read, watch tv, play on the laptop

r is for biggest regret :x

s is for status: Engaged :)

t is for time you woke up today: 11:00... hey I'm on vacation :p

u is for if you are unique: I am.. everybody is :)

v is for vegetable you love: I cant decide... but i guess potatos

w is for worst habit: bitting my nails :/

x is for x-rays you've had: 2 I think

y is for yummy food you ate today: Haven't ate yet

z is for zodiac sign: ARIES :)

Saturday, November 04, 2006

First snow

First time it snowed... and actually stuck to the ground. It only lasted for a hour though :(

Fright Night

Here are pictures from Halloween weekend. We went to Cara, Bree and Beth's Potluck Party. Then to a house party afterwards (awful :p)

On the 31st, Halloween, We carved a pumpkin and I made a Halloween dinner.. see if you can figure out what it is :)


Went to Letchworth for the day. I guess you could call it "Day Camping" :) We rented out a site, started a fire, had lunch and dinner, and went hiking. It was Jasper's very first time camping :)

Sorry!! :(

I've been horrible with updating this blog so I'm going to throw you everything at once... in pictures of course :) Enjoy!

The Dog Park

Matthew, Jasper and I went to Ellison Park along with Jeff, Laural and London :)

Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Facts About New Jersey

Got this from a friend. Beamed with pride when I read this lol.. well some of the things were ehh but still..I thought it was pretty cool :)

Facts about NJ

New Jersey is a peninsula.

Highlands, New Jersey has the highest elevation along the entire eastern seaboard, from Maine to Florida.

New Jersey is the only state where all of its counties are classified as metropolitan areas.

New Jersey has more race horses than Kentucky. New Jersey has more Cubans in Union City (1 sq mi.) than Havana, Cuba.
New Jersey has the densest system of highways and railroads in the US.

New Jersey has the highest cost of living.
New Jersey has the highest cost of auto insurance. New Jersey has the highest property taxes in the nation.

New Jersey has the most diners in the world and is sometimes referred to
as the "Diner Capital of the World."
New Jersey is home to the original Mystery Pork Parts Club : Taylor Ham or Pork Roll.

North Jersey has the most shopping malls in one area in the world, with seven major shopping malls in a 25 square mile radius.
New Jersey is home to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
The Passaic River was the site of the first submarine ride by inventor John P. Holland .
New Jersey has 50+ resort cities & towns; some of the nation's most famous: Asbury Park, Wildwood, Atlantic City, Seaside Heights, Long Branch, Cape May.
New Jersey is a leading technology & industrial state and is the largest chemical producing state in the nation when you include pharmaceuticals.
Jersey tomatoes are known the world over as being the best you can buy.
New Jersey is the world leader in blueberry and cranberry production
In 1642, the firstbrewery in America, opened in Hoboken.
The famous Les Paul invented the first solid body electric guitar in Mahwah, in 1940.
New Jersey is a major seaport state with the largest seaport in the US, located in Elizabeth. Nearly 80 percent of what our nation imports comes through Elizabeth Seaport first.

New Jersey is home to one of the nation's busiest airports (in Newark), Liberty International.
The light bulb, phonograph (record player), and motion picture projector, were invented by Thomas Edison in his Menlo Park, NJ, laboratory.

We also boast the first town ever lit by incandescent bulbs.

The first seaplane was built in Keyport , NJ.

The first airmail (to Chicago) was started from Keyport,NJ.
New Jersey was home to the Miss America Pageant held in Atlantic City.
The game Monopoly, played all over the world, named the streets on its playing board after the actual streets in Atlantic City.

And, Atlantic City has the longest boardwalk in the world, not to mention salt water taffy.

New Jersey has the largest petroleum containment area outside of the Middle East countries.
The first Indian reservation was in New Jersey, in the Watchung Mountains.

New Jersey has the tallest water-tower in the world. (Union, NJ)
New Jersey had the first medical center, in Jersey City.

The Pulaski SkyWay, from Jersey City to Newark, was the first skyway highway.
NJ built the first tunnel under a river, the Hudson (Holland Tunnel).
The first baseball game was played in Hoboken,NJ, which is also the birthplace of Frank Sinatra.
The first intercollegiate football game was played in New Brunswick in 1889 (Rutgers College played Princeton).
The first drive-in movie theater was opened inCamden, NJ
New Jersey is home to both of "NEW YORK'S" pro football teams!

The first radio station and broadcast was in Paterson, NJ.

All New Jersey natives: Sal Martorano, Jack Nicholson, Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Jason Alexander, Queen Latifah, Susan Sarandon, Connie Francis, Shaq, Judy Blume, Aaron Burr, Joan Robertson, Ken Kross, Dionne Warwick, Sarah Vaughn, Budd Abbott, Lou Costello, Alan Ginsberg, Norman Mailer, Marilynn McCoo, Flip Wilson, Alexander Hamilton, Whitney Houston, Eddie Money, Linda McElroy, Eileen Donnelly, Grover Cleveland, Woodrow Wilson, Walt Whitman, Jerry Lewis, Tom Cruise, Joyce Kilmer, Bruce Willis, Caesar Romero, Lauryn Hill, Ice-T, Nick Adams, Nathan Lane, Sandra Dee, Danny DeVito, Richard Conti, Joe Pesci, Joe Piscopo, Joe DePasquale, Robert Blake, John Forsythe, Meryl Streep, Loretta Swit, Norman Lloyd, Paul Simon, Jerry Herman, Gorden McCrae, Kevin Spacey, John Travolta,Phyllis Newman, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Eva Marie Saint, Elisabeth Shue, Zebulon Pike, James Fennimore Cooper, Admiral Wm.Halsey,Jr., Dave Thomas (Wendy's), William Carlos Williams, Ray Liotta, Robert Wuhl, Bob Reyers, Paul Robeson, Ernie Kovacs, Joseph Macchia, Kelly Ripa, and, of course, Francis Albert Sinatra.
The Great Falls in Paterson, on the Passaic River, is the second highest waterfall on the East Coast of the US.