I detest typical “Year in Review” posts:
I rang in 2012 wearing these ridiculous glasses with my little sister, who came to York for the occasion.
“I GOT ENGAGED.”
“I HAD A BABY.”
“I BOUGHT A HOUSE.”
Yep, I’ve done none of said things. I’m still living in my awesome bachelorette pad apartment in York city. I don’t have a ring on it. And there certainly isn’t a fetus growing inside of me (that I’m aware of).
But hey, I still had a pretty awesome year full of adventures, successes and things that made me think.
Here’s a list of the good, the bad and the ugly from 2012: Continue reading
Posted in Adventures, Writing, York Daily Record
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The kitchen debris from cake baking. It’s almost as messy as my desk at YDR.
Unrelated to journalism at all (except for the fact that I documented every step of the process with my iPhone), I baked a cake for the first time this weekend.
Trust me, it’s an accomplishment worthy of a blog post. Continue reading
This is my new reporter mugshot, taken by the lovely Kate Penn, YDR photographer extraordinaire.
I know, I know. I just spent an entire column making fun of executive glamour shots.
But I couldn’t resist taking a new reporter headshot on Thursday after finding out I’d need to send one in for Digital First Media’s ideaLab.
I mean, really? What’s a girl to do?
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Tagged column headshot, digital first media, face for newspaper, glamour shots, idealab, journalist, lauren boyer, media news, mugshot, photo, reporters, York, york city, York Daily Record