August 2014

Of the moment // 8.8.14

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my stories, my photos, the ups […]

August 8, 2014 Continue reading…

Postcard from Istanbul

Istanbul is an easy city to photograph: straddling the East and the West, it’s delightfully exotic while remaining somewhat familiar and accessible. It’s a colorful  city: the blues and golds of mosques and minarets dotting the skyline, the primary colors of soccer team flags billowing over quiet side streets, every hue of the rainbow represented […]

August 7, 2014 Continue reading…

The key to confidence: think less

Here’s the thing: I choose joy about 80% of the time (hey yo 80-20 rule!). The other 20% of the time, I let myself go into a seemingly-endless loop of personal negativity: there’s not enough money in the bank, I’m not successful enough in marketing, I’m not successful enough as a blogger, I’m not a […]

August 6, 2014 Continue reading…

Wanderlust: Northern Europe edition

Northern Europe (and more specifically, Scandinavia!)  is one of my favorite regions in the world: it’s a group of countries that I’m constantly recommending to friends, as well as personally scheming to get back and explore more. I traveled solo through Stockholm and celebrated Museum Night with friends in Amsterdam back in 2010 (holy moly […]

August 5, 2014 Continue reading…

Another New York City-versary!

It’s been two years since I showed up at Penn Station with a giant suitcase, a dwindling bank account and plenty of big dreams for the big city. I got onto a bus, collected quarters from strangers to pay the fare and then realized I was on a downtown bus when I needed to be […]

August 4, 2014 Continue reading…

Of the moment // 8.1.14

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my stories, my photos, the ups […]

August 1, 2014 Continue reading…