This morning I got on rollerblades for the first time in almost a decade. It was a very happy moment for me. There was a time when, because of a health issue, I didn’t think I would ever be able to do such activities again. That’s a story for another day. Right now I want … Continue reading Rollerblades, or The Joy of Grit
Does your life ever start to feel like this bag spill photo? Brightly colored and lovely, but happening on too many screens at once? Mine definitely does! I flatlayed this to capture allllllll the facets. Prior to starting grad school, and before I launched my blog and started using Instagram regularly, I would turn my … Continue reading Do You and Your Instagram Need Couples Counseling?
While these broad topics are ones I will undoubtedly return to at other points in this blog journey, they perfectly frame what I want to write about this week. Truth be told (because I am committed to transparency, as I said from the start), I am tired this weekend. All day I have been thinking: … Continue reading Connection, Community, Change, Coffee Shops
For this week’s post I have teamed up with my fabulous friend Destiny Lalane to bring you double the self-care inspiration! After reading my post, or whenever it suits you, head over to her blog for more amazing (and amazingly simple) self-care tips for morning routines. She has a lot of other great content too, if … Continue reading Self Care Smoothie Hack
What is your favorite gift you’ve ever received? Favorite gift you’ve ever given? What are the many meanings of the word “gift,” and how do all of these concepts operate in your life? Perhaps you’ve seen on my Instagram post that I am doing a giveaway this week. If you’re not an IGer and want … Continue reading Gifts, Given & Received
A few hours ago, I touched down in Boston after a wonderful trip to Chicago. Before I post about it here, I want to give myself time to integrate. For now, as promised, my next weekly piece. I want to tell you about a metaphor that shapes my blog project, which is born out of … Continue reading Niche: Joy & Bees
Welcome! I’m so glad you’re here. Where are you now? Are you comfortable? Sitting at your kitchen table with a mug of warm tea? Standing on a subway train, lurching home after a long day? Whoever you are, hello. I want to know more about you. And I want to tell you a little about … Continue reading To Be, To Begin