snapshots | 8.14.14.

Bea Arthur ice cream cone from Big Gay Ice Cream, NYC

 

1 || Bea Arthur ice cream cone from Big Gay Ice Cream 2 || overallin’ 3 || Misfit Conference 4 || fresh watermelon juice/mimosas at Bubby’s 5 || cheers 6 || LA or whatever 7 || Speakable plug, because I can 8 ||

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GML’s {end of} summer 2014 playlist.

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Yeah yeah, I’m a little late in the game as summer is almost over. But this playlist can be enjoyed well into next season

Here’s what I’ve been listening to lately!

What’s been on your summer playlist?

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on knowing your identity.

(…can you tell this is going to be a bit of a kumbaya post? Okay, great.)

 

The process of fundamentally knowing who you are is one that seems to haunt the lives of most twenty-somethings. We’re told that this is the decade of “self discovery” and “making your future a reality.” That seems

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chocolate covered coconut bars + how to make healthy desserts that actually taste good.

Chocolate Covered Coconut Bars

While I was away last month we had a little family reunion of sorts. My whole dad’s side of the family came over for a day of fishing/hanging out at the shore house.

As usual, we had a huge spread of delicious food – meatballs, lasagna, salads, appetizers, and of course desserts. I always try

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what i learned from my blogging (and some social media) break.

Taking an entire month off from blogging after doing it nearly every day for four years was not easy. But, the reasons it was so difficult were the exact reasons why I knew I needed the break.

I’ve made it no secret that I can sometimes have a love/hate relationship with blogging (I’ve addressed it

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i’m back! + life updates.

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Hi!

HI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

(insert a zillion celebratory emojis)

I’ve got to say I’m really, REALLY happy to be back. I definitely loved the time off, but over the past week or so I found myself counting down the days to return to GML. That was actually what I hoped would happen, so…mission accomplished.

I’m putting together a

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summer vacation.

Hi lovelies.

I’ve decided to do something I’ve wanted to do for a while now. I’m going to take an entire month off from blogging – writing, reading, and hopefully even thinking about the blog world. No offense

I just need a good long dose of “real life,” and a month off for the

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speakable newness.

NEW YORK engraved bar necklace // Speakable.co

Helloooo and happy Monday!

I must admit I’m always a bit wary that I’m posting too much about Speakable – mostly because I never want to seem too self-promoting. BUT…Speakable is my baby and something I’m extremely proud of. So why wouldn’t I share it on a blog about my life, right?

With that being

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I'm the girl, Gracie Gordon. Here at GML you can follow my journey of dreaming, working, eating, loving, and blogging my way through life in NYC.

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