The Colt Python – An Ideal Zombie Gun?

*The following post is not written by myself, it was published by Chris of LuckyGunner.com. For a direct link to this article, click here. I was wrong. The first time I saw Rick Grimes with… Continue reading

Meteorite Crashes in Russia

Yesterday morning I was reading an article on Time.com about the largest asteroid in recorded history to fly by Earth today. I brushed it off. No big deal, it’s just a 143,000 ton asteroid coming… Continue reading

New Television Drama Review: The Americans

The television network that brought you Justified and American Horror Story has been pushing its new Cold War drama, The Americans, for the better half of two months. As a huge fan of… Continue reading

Hashtag, You’re It! The Rise of Instagram

#start # is the sign of the times. Year one- 2012: Some kids grow up and want to be an astronaut or a firefighter. You work hard, maybe someday it will happen. Some… Continue reading

Trey Anastasio Band: A Review From the Front Row

As a huge fan of jam band giants, Phish, when I heard that guitarist and frontman, Trey Anastasio, was touring locally I knew I had to go. I know his music to be… Continue reading

A Post About Making Posts

It’s been too long since I have put up a real post. Something that means something. I hate that about myself, about January, and about having nothing to do; I hate when my website lacks… Continue reading

A Very Phishy New Year: Volume 2

The last week of 2012 marked the second time I made it out to see Phish play their New Year run at Madison Square Garden in the amazing New York City. I went… Continue reading

You Can’t Always Get What You Want, But I Did

The Rolling Stones played their fourth of five “50th Anniversary” shows in Newark, New Jersey last Thursday, and your girl was there to watch it all go down. I was brought up on classic… Continue reading

Audience Swag: Ink Master Live Finale

Last night I headed down to New York City for the Ink Master live finale. I was apart of the audience as producers invited human canvases back to the show to cheer (or boo) on… Continue reading

Holding Out for Hope: The Sandy Hook Elementary Massacre

Newton, Connecticut is 15 minutes on one strip of road from where I lay my head at night. Connecticut has always been a pleasant place for me to grow up, get my education, and enjoy… Continue reading

Rocking From One Year to the Next

Already a week into December and people around me are frantically making plans for the new year. Yeah yeah, we know. 2013 is a brand new start; get skinnier, richer, better. But hold… Continue reading

Wanted: A Swift Kick in the Ass

So far, November has been just another month of the year, but after my weekend in Atlantic city, in which I lost too much money, it is time to prioritize. After a pretty… Continue reading

My Cable Television Debut

Back in early summer I had applied via internet for a tattoo competition reality show, Ink Master, on the Spike network. When I was down in Tennessee for the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival,… Continue reading

sarah On The Go! takes LaLa Land

This is a brief account of my trip to Los Angeles last weekend. Some memories and moments for photos were beyond what I could produce for you guys. I knew I wanted to… Continue reading

I Survived Comic Con: A Walking Dead Weekend

As an uber fan of the AMC drama, The Walking Dead, New York Comic Con was an absolute must. The convention was held at the Javits Center in Manhattan this past weekend, and… Continue reading

Karma: Do You Really Reap What You Sow?

I was in class yesterday morning when I overheard two girls being typically catty about another female who supposedly did one of them so wrong it called for serious revenge… and not how… Continue reading

Generation seX

When World War II broke out for the United States following the Pearl Harbor attacks in 1941, it started a layering of the foundation that would build one of the most powerful countries… Continue reading

Autumn Across America

Ah yes, autumn is here as of Saturday. For my New England peeps, bring on the beautiful foliage and crisp air. This right here is a big deal for many of us– well,… Continue reading

Poetry from the Past

Circa 2008 ________________________________________________________ *Risshun means spring in Japanese. Haiku is primarily based around seasons, and spring is my favorite <3

A Movie Changed My Day: Lost in Translation

Nine years later. Lost in Translation came out in 2003, and I just saw this movie. Some flick fan I am! We all get around to some of the bigger, more impactful movies at our… Continue reading

Groovin’ in the Catskills: The Last Music Festival of the Year

This past weekend my friend and I packed the car so completely full of camping and festival gear and drove to the Pennsylvania and New York border in a little over three hours.… Continue reading

Hard Work Pays Off

The first issue of my university’s newspaper came out today, and as a person who gets excited over everything I am pumped up about this accomplishment.

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo: Pageants & Family Values

It was the phrase heard across the universe, “A dolla make me holla honey boo boo.” Well, maybe not. But it was certainly heard in hundreds of thousands of good ol’ American living… Continue reading

Sharing Tradition Worldwide: The Qixi

Happy Chinese Valentine’s Day! Well, sort of. Today, mostly in China, the Qixi Festival is celebrated. An Asian holiday similar to the American “Valentine’s Day,” the Qixi is in honor of an old tale that… Continue reading

The Battle of Our Favorite Clichés

cli-ché: \klē-ˈshā\ noun a trite phrase or expression;  also : the idea expressed by it The use of clichés give us a way to further what we are trying to express to others in conversation. On… Continue reading

My Aruba Trip in Photos

Aruba was one of the most pleasant islands I have visited in the Caribbean. Its people were extremely friendly, the sunsets were always a delight, the beach and water were beyond picturesque and… Continue reading

Aruba: One Happy Island

I have one day of WiFi. With that, I am going to upload one picture and tell you all that this island is beyond gorgeous. I will be back next week to blog… Continue reading

Putting the “Ass” in Assumptions

I have this blog so I can free my mind and write. I know it is a public site; I understand that anyone and their twice-removed cousin living in some rural area of Istanbul can… Continue reading

Fly Me Away: My Countdown to Aruba

I am leaving for Aruba on Tuesday and while I have some blog posts scheduled while I am gone, I wanted to put a quick one up today about the traveling ants in… Continue reading

2012 Entertainment Olympics

I cannot get into the Olympics this year, or any year. I never cared for swimming, gymnastics or any of those other sports that I either didn’t know existed or never cared to… Continue reading

The 10 Commandments of Dating

In my early blogging days, I used to love ranting; I would vent and shake my internet head and snap my internet fingers with conviction- listen to the word of the almighty advice-giver, Sarah! People… Continue reading

Gathering of the Vibes Feature Articles: Soulive & Organ Donation

I recently have posted two new blog posts on the official Gathering of the Vibes website right here: http://gatheringofthevibes.com/govibes-blog The first is on organ donation; the benefits, how to go about donating, becoming… Continue reading

Hugs & Kisses to the Green Mountain State

Rolling hills, maple syrup-infused foods, and crisp clean air are just a few of the reasons why I love Vermont. Alex and I went up to the Wilmington area again this weekend and it was… Continue reading

A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Phish Concert Edition

June 2010 was my very first Phish concert. All the time I spent trying to learn Phish beforehand was time spent trying to understand the hype. I went on a whim and knew… Continue reading

Walking Dead: Season 3 Preview Weekend

If you love gore, suspense and the zombies who bring those two horror elements together for fist-clenching fun, you should be watching AMC’s the Walking Dead.  I have made no reservations about professing my… Continue reading

4 Life Lessons in 4 Days

1. Make the most of once in a lifetime opportunities. I was granted an opportunity to be on a television show called Ink Master and went down to New Jersey for two days to film. Although I cannot talk… Continue reading

Cheers, Mr. Bourdain!

Today is chef, journalist and television star, Anthony Bourdain’s 56th birthday. Since the beginning of his show, No Reservations, back in 2005, I have been absolutely hooked; tuned in and turned onto the weird cultural… Continue reading

Birthday Blues: Another Year Older

I have had a really hard time putting this post together, but I knew I had to. I wanted to do this for myself, and maybe to the few others out there who… Continue reading

The Wannabe Rich Girl Epidemic: It’s Here & It’s Happening

I am not ashamed to admit that I do watch reality television. I have been way behind on my E! show Mrs. Eastwood and Company, so after Twilight was over I caught myself up.… Continue reading

Birthday Week Kick-Off: Weekend Mash-Up

Happy Monday, my friends. I am aiming to post a bit more than usual this week because Friday is my birthday and I have been in a great mood… regardless of this Bonnaroo… Continue reading

Bonnaroo: A Music Lover’s Paradise

Two full days later and your girl Sarah is still lingering in the epicenter of Tropical Storm Bonnaroo. I have festi-fever and the Tennessee sun could not sweat it out of me. The five of… Continue reading

And I’m Off…

For my first real road trip. I have talked about the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival incessantly on my blog for months, and now the time has come. My bags are packed, I… Continue reading

Welcoming June with Open Arms

I do not want to hear the technicalities, you know, that little thing called Summer Solstice and how the official start of summer is not until the 21st. I can careless that school… Continue reading

How to Handle a Quarter-Life Crisis

I have had a hard time putting anything of purpose together for a week now. I took my camera out, enjoyed Memorial Day with it at Sherwood Island in Westport, did the family… Continue reading

The Curse of Writer’s Block

Severe writer’s block has gotten in the way of any type of writing I had intended on taking care of this past weekend. I was not even able to make a clever headline… Continue reading

Gearing up for Tennessee: Festival Edition

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is officially three weeks away. Oh yes, 21 days from now I will be in Manchester, Tennessee with the best people in my life, getting dirty in a… Continue reading

It’s The Little Things

This weekend I was throwing trash out of my car as it was being prepped for some body work, when I heard scratching come from the bottom of the dumpster. The sound stopped… Continue reading

A Rant on Dating: 5 Things I Am Over

I’m thrilled to be guest posting here for my girl Sarah, who is amazing. For those of you who came here expecting Sarah’s wisdom and instead are being bombarded by this rant, allow… Continue reading

5 Things I Cannot Live Without

Putting aside the credit cards, cash, hoards of makeup and my overwhelming collection of black leggings, I constructed a list of five things I just cannot do without. Well, maybe in retrospect I… Continue reading

True Life: I Successfully Completed Tough Mudder

Over a week has gone by since I was in the Pocono Mountains running almost 13 miles through rough terrain; trudging through knee-high mud, crawling under barbed wire, hyperventilating in ice cold water. I… Continue reading