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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

Brighten Up

I was having one those terrible – no good – very bad days last week. To be clear, it wasn’t the most dramatically bad day of my life. But, it wasn’t good. I realized I had been sitting on disgruntled … Read More

Year of More

The past month has been a blur. As always, the holidays zipped by in a series of crazy moments with loved ones. I spent the first week of the New Year in Florida on a lovely albeit slightly hilarious trip … Read More

Giving

Today’s post is short & sweet. I worked an overnight shift for Cyber Monday last night, slept through most of the day, & volunteered at a BOSTON COLLEGE Giving Tuesday call night. I wish I could have posted this sooner. Nevertheless, … Read More

Boss Mood

F21 Tank (SIMILAR, SIMILAR, SIMILAR) | Sunglasses (SAME PAIR IN MILLENIAL PINK) | Handmade Bracelet (SIMILAR) | BIRKENSTOCKS This week was full of both ups & downs, but I can feel motivation pulsing under my skin. I have been listing goals, … Read More

Five Steps to The Perfect Summer Body

I am in Florida this weekend for a little R&R with Steph. As are most, I am anxious to soak in the summer activities that accompany this time of year. I love being in the water whether that is at … Read More

Breathe

Life has continued to be uncertain. My head is often filled with thoughts of those I love – worrying & hoping & thinking about how best I can care for them. On a whim, I signed up for a meditation … Read More

Giving

My mother & I share a mutual affection for Christmas music. As we drove to New York City this past weekend, I heard a beautiful but unfamiliar song by Frank Sinatra. Given the personal & national turmoil of 2016, his … Read More

Ask For More

I don’t wake up any morning expecting to give 78%. Let’s be clear. I am not a morning person. Yet, when I (finally) get out of bed, I strive to give my best effort in whatever task, activity, or meeting I … Read More