February 1, 2018

So here’s something I’ve been wanting to talk about on my blog for a long time, but haven’t been able to find the courage to do. I have…

January 26, 2018

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January 15, 2018

As people all around the world heard, Hawaii had a terrible scare for 38 minutes on Saturday. I was lucky. I slept through most of it. I probably had…

January 11, 2018

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January 9, 2018

For the past two years, my good friend Christy (from Planes, Trains, and Running Shoes) and I started a virtual book club called Beyond Words. We have 62…

December 23, 2017

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year! However and whatever you celebrate, I hope it’s great. Nick’s off from now until the beginning of…

December 22, 2017

Last year, I filled out this survey, created by Jamie. I enjoyed filling it out so much that I decided to do it again for 2017! So here it is,…

December 13, 2017

Every December, one of my friends from grad school makes a list of 10 things she did that year that she had never done before. I made my…

December 5, 2017

After months of struggling to post, I am back with two posts in two days! I don’t usually post back to back days but lots of my blog…

December 4, 2017

Growing up in New York, one of my favorite Christmas traditions was the day after Thanksgiving. Instead of going to the mall, my family and I would go…