Are you putting too much of yourself online?

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Last night I lost a battle to insomnia and listened to rain dance on the rooftop and the usual old age creaks and groans of the apartment. It was peaceful and I felt happy to be disconnected and offline. Sometimes I feel as though there are a lot of expectations on me since I spend [...]

Summer fun giveaway!

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In all my childhood memories, I run barefoot to the ice cream truck and watch as the afternoon sun melts strawberry shortcake all over my dress. My brother and I spend hours digging up dirt in search of gold coins and play kickball in the street. On a really good day, we are invited over [...]

My amazing disappearing act

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Oh hi, friends! Remember me? Seems I have fallen off the face of the bloggy world and I apologize. I’ve missed you! What have you been up to? Here are some things I have been doing behind the scenes. Reading. I recently finished Aliza Licht’s Leave Your Mark: Land Your Dream Job, Kill It In [...]

The Now.

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Trying to live in The Now is every bit as impossible as it sounds, at least for those of us in a perpetual state of motion. Last night, I had the opportunity to reconnect with a few old friends at a rather unfortunate event—a wake for a mutual friend’s father. His passing was sudden but [...]

Book review: The 5 Love Languages

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It’s rare that I’m moved by a book enough to write a review. That’s not to say that I don’t find inspiration from the books that I read (unless it’s The Goldfinch, a not-entirely-intolerable tome that still made me want to stab myself in the eyeballs repeatedly), but they just don’t always stick with me [...]