If you were to ask any of the dozens of parents for whom I’ve nannied over the years, they would all tell you that I’m generally good at keeping things alive [namely, their children]. I’m also fairly good at following instructions and learning from mistakes so it’s truly a mystery to me how in the […]Read more "Planticide + A $3 Find"
School has always been something that just *clicked* with me; I enjoyed it and I put pressure on myself to succeed [type-A personality, some would say]. By contrast, my younger sister is wired for an entirely different circuit; one with loops and junctions and dead ends. Neither is a better nor worse way of viewing the […]Read more "An Open Letter To Adderall || Guest Post"
This is the first of a new series on my blog where I share 5 of my favorite things each month. Feel free to share some of your favorite new finds in the comments so I can check them out.Read more "5 Things || February 2016"
You know when you’re driving on a warm summer day and the hot sun on your face is perfectly paired with the cool breeze from your open window [which conveniently drowns out your tone-deaf attempt at singing along with the radio]?Read more "Quick Update"
“Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness.” // Iain ThomasRead more "Note To Self:"
Sometimes I feel really dedicated to my health and center my day around great food choices, staying active, and drinking more water. Other times, I’m busy and it falls to the back burner. Wherever you stand, I have some tips for fitting healthy choices into your day with almost no effort (or cooking) involved.Read more "Wellness Wednesday"
As I sit here in the midst of my own surprise pity party [see Instagram for details on the smoothie tragedy], I decided to think about all the little things that light me up.Read more "Small Pleasures"