Home Run Heartache

Last night, with one swing, David Ortiz joined a sacred club.  He became the 27th player in Major League Baseball history to hit 500 home runs.  And he’s still going. Rare is it nowadays that you see a player who truly loves the game, his team, and the city he represents.  In an age where […]

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Music Magic

So…. if you follow me on instagram or snapchat (gfstarr1) you saw the awesomeness that was my Thursday night.  If you don’t follow me (shame on you!): BILLY JOEL. FENWAY PARK.  My totally kickass cousin, Jack Antonoff (Bleachers, Fun.) opened up for Billy Joel, and my parents and I watched from the Red Sox owner’s […]

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Guess Who’s Back…

A year and a half.  Seventeen months.  I took a very very long hiatus from this blog.  I came home from Israel, and my entire life changed.  New school, new apartment, new job.  I got my first pair of prescription glasses and started working part-time for my father.  I dealt with heartbreak, I missed my […]

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Looking Forward: A Love Letter to Boston

Less than a week left in Israel, and less than two weeks until Boston.  Oh, Boston.  My city, my home, my heart.  If you’ve read my first few posts on this blog, you know how I feel about my hometown.  I dedicated the first ever post to my city after the bombing, and how proud […]

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Best of Summer

It’s September 1st, Labor Day weekend, so summer is over.  I’m getting ready to move to Israel for rest of 2013, and I’m very excited about that.  But there’s always something so heartbreaking about the end of summer.  Summer is a romantic season, full of adventure, late nights, and beach days.  Tomorrow, I’ll drive over […]

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Sweet Caroline

If I could go back in time, I’d go see Red Sox games.  Opening day at Fenway in 1912, Babe Ruth’s 700th home run, Ted Williams’ .400 season, Yaz, Fisk, Nomar; I’d relive 2004 in all of its “Band of Idiots” glory.  “Red Sox fans have longed to hear it: the Boston Red Sox are […]

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