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What I Read in 2020

One of my goals for my YEAR OF CHALLENGE was to read 10 new books. I counted audio books, digital books, & physical books when reviewing my finished list. Click either the book covers or linked titles to purchase! #1 … Read More

Year of Challenge: Reviewing the Results

Major shout-out to anyone who kicks off their full plan for the year ahead in January. I am usually not one of those people, but I am committed to purposeful growth, even if it takes me a bit longer to … Read More

Caring For Community During COVID-19

It is hard to find the right words currently. I am doing nothing perfectly during this period, but I am hoping I can share a few ways to care for others amidst the chaos of COVID-19. In writing this post, … Read More

Sources of Energy

SHOP THE LOOK: EARRINGS | Madewell Jeans (SIMILAR STYLE) Tibi Sweater (SIMILAR COLOR & SIMILAR STYLE)| Rebecca Minkoff Bag (SIMILAR STYLE) | SUNGLASSES January is already zipping by, as I write my first blog post of 2020. Steph & I … Read More

Year of Challenge

At the start of 2018, I posted that the year ahead would be a YEAR OF MORE. At the start of 2019, I didn’t feel up to making resolutions. Starting my twenty-seventh year this month, I feel invigorated. MY BIG … Read More

Savoring Summer

SILVER BIRKENSTOCKS | QUAY SUNGLASSES A love/hate relationship with August is a common sentiment. Summer is a fleeting, jam-packed season. By the start of this month, the reality of the end is near. I’ve had a dozen conversations bemoaning this … Read More

Finding Joy in Creating Again

I have been doing a lot of reflecting on this subject, especially this past year. If you saw MY POST on Instagram, I mentioned the birth of my niece, Abby. It really struck me that I had not shared any … Read More

A Weekend in Puerto Rico: Five Simple Ways to Cherish Vacations with Friends

Earlier this spring, I traveled to hot, sunny Puerto Rico for the first time with five of my best friends from Boston College. We had been planning to make this trip for almost a year, but it wasn’t until the … Read More

Analysis Paralysis

What a strange month July was. Simultaneously, it seemed to drag on & zip by. June involved a lot of Pride Month content that energized me. As that month ended, I posted on MY INSTAGRAM STORIES about pausing to recognize … Read More

Three Podcasts I Am Loving

I am quickly becoming obsessed with podcasts. I’ll pop my headphones in when I am walking to work, while I am on the subway, & when I am running errands to catch an episode wherever I can. While music is … Read More