Dream Bigger

If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you know I’ve struggled with injuries since last summer. First it was two herniated discs, which led to hip issues, and now heel pain. The last 12 months have been this weird circuitous bout of injuries — as soon as one thing gets fixed, something else… Continue reading Dream Bigger


As a lady in her late 20’s, I’ve spent a fair amount of time reading articles with titles like ‘Why You Need A New Job’ and ’10 Signs You Know It’s Time To Find A New Career.’ A friend would send it to me as a joke, or I’d click on it because it popped… Continue reading I QUIT MY JOB!

New Year, New Goals

Well, guys, we did it. We made it to 2016! And with a new year comes new goals. I prefer not to call them resolutions, because like I always say, if you want to change your life, you should just start today. But compared to where my life was a year ago, I’m feeling much… Continue reading New Year, New Goals

2015 Favorites

MAKEUP: NAIL POLISH –¬†I don’t really have a favorite color this year, but my new obsession is gel. I never thought I’d be able to stick with one color for more than a few days, but I am a full gel convert. Fresh Spa (NYC) and 21 Nail Lounge (DC) are the only places I’ll… Continue reading 2015 Favorites

Progress, Not Perfection

I keep a post-it note stuck to my mirror. Another one at my desk. There are three words on it:¬†Progress, not perfection. A wise friend said that to me a few months ago, when I was in the early stages of recovery and struggling to accept the new limits thrown at me after only just… Continue reading Progress, Not Perfection

My Fitness Journey Thus Far

I’ve been talking about health and fitness on here more frequently, but I thought maybe it was time to really give you guys the 411 on my story and where I’m at in my journey (it never really ends, does it?). This one’s a little more serious, and kind of long, so bear with me.… Continue reading My Fitness Journey Thus Far