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5 Phrases We Should Use Everyday

It’s ten o’clock on Sunday morning and I’m barefoot in my cozy apartment in Brooklyn. I glance up to check that the heat is switched on, as typing that I was barefoot reminds me I should put socks on. I glance down to type and my hair falls into my…

How are You Dealing with Life in 2017?

They had that special grace, that special spirit that said give me a challenge and I’ll face it with joy.  – Ronald Reagan In January of 1986, pain was felt across the United States as our nation mourned the loss of the seven astronauts aboard the Challenger space…

Learning To Be Content

Contentness. Assuming by the red squiggle under the word in my drafted Gmail message, where all of my unfinished posts sent back and forth to myself live, I completely made this word up. It was my lack of the made up word that led to a long weekend…

Anxiety: Real Advice From Real Millennials

I feel it’s important to start this post off by saying that I in no way consider myself an expert in mental health or counseling.  I do however, choose to use the platform and the voice that I’ve been given to raise awareness and normalize topics that affect…

4 Important Lessons Learned This Month

As the season and weather around us changes it brings an opportunity to start over, make changes, and approach new things. Days get longer, the weather’s warmer, and everything encompassed in the world around us feels fresh and new. The transition from winter to spring in particular has my…

Dealing With Mean Girls as an Adult

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but as your friend, I find it my responsibility to share with you something I’ve been forced to come to terms with. Both through my own experiences and the experiences of those that I’m close to, I’ve learned that…

Clearing Up The Confusion

My eyes are shut. A live version of the Lumineers’s Sleep On the Floor has me overcome with a really strong desire to jump in the car that I don’t have and drive cross country.  Sun on my skin, wind in my hair. A carefully curated playlist and really good, down…

I Blogged For 30 Days Straight

Prior to thirty straight days of blogging each day, I let you know that we would cover: things I love things I don’t love things I feel things I notice things that make me want to jump for joy and maybe even things that make me want to…

Advice and Inspiration from 25 Millennial Women

Wow. Prepare to feel inspired and motivated by some of the most strong, influential, kind, and stylish women that I know.  Included in this list is a teacher, a world-traveler, a seamstress, a shoe designer, a makeup artist, and an engineer. These women vary greatly in their religious beliefs and…

I Let My Date Determine My Self Worth

I’ve wrote and rewrote this post too many times to count. There are unfinished versions of this story on my iPhone, in my notebook, and lost in the depths of my Evernote. I think the main challenge in writing this post is finding the right words to explain…