Sweet Sixteens and the Other Amanda

Long time, no see. Kind of.

I haven’t been doing a lot of writing lately, and I’m not really sure why. It may either be the lack of interest or things to talk about, or even how busy I’ve been, but I didn’t want to be away for too long.

So here’s a little update on what’s going on around me:

My baby sister is turning sixteen on Thursday. I still can’t believe that she’s so old already; I’d like to tell her to stop growing up, but let’s be real, all you want to do is grow up at that age. She’s getting a Sweet Sixteen, but not for a few weeks, and I’ve sort of been playing party planner. It’s one of the reasons I’ve been so busy; do you have any idea how hard it is to get people to do things when you’ve always been the one standing quietly on the sidelines? I only recently learned to use my voice around my family a couple years ago, so it still throws everyone off that I have a loud mouth Continue reading “Sweet Sixteens and the Other Amanda”