November 2014

Of the moment // 11.28.14

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 […]

November 28, 2014 Continue reading…

And all good things are yours

I try to make gratitude a habit: to write down the things that I’m grateful for in a notebook and tell the people I love that I love them and to send thank-you notes in the mail. I want to make it something of the everyday instead of just a holiday. I’m grateful for my […]

November 25, 2014 Continue reading…

Of the moment // 11.21.14

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 […]

November 21, 2014 Continue reading…

Postcard from the Finger Lakes region

One of the things I’ve noticed about living in New York City is that you can use the term “upstate” for basically any place outside of the city, whether it’s in the country or on a lake or in the mountains or tucked along a river. New York is a surprisingly massive state, so the […]

November 20, 2014 Continue reading…

Fun holiday cards: giveaway!

I don’t come from a “holiday card” family: whether it’s because I’m an only child or because my mom isn’t a huge fan of yearly brag letters, I never grew up taking yearly Christmas photos or sending them out. Instead, I send about a million postcards and thank-you notes and just-because letters throughout the year. […]

November 18, 2014 Continue reading…

Notes on sonder

The other day, a friend posted a definition of sonder on his Facebook page: “n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that continues invisibly around you like an anthill sprawling deep underground, with […]

November 17, 2014 Continue reading…

Of the moment // 11.14.14

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 […]

November 14, 2014 Continue reading…