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From the archives // Because it’s commencement speech season

There are some posts in the archives that are just as relevant now as they were when I wrote them (up to six years ago!). Once a week, I share one of my favorite posts that I still love to read today. Enjoy–and please forgive the use of Instagram filters and frames!   I don’t […]

May 4, 2016 Continue reading…

From the archives // The best advice my mom has given me

There are some posts in the archives that are just as relevant now as they were when I wrote them (up to six years ago). Once a week, I share one of my favorite posts that I still love to read today–and this one is in special honor of my mom’s birthday later this week!  […]

April 13, 2016 Continue reading…

Six years, and still going

Six years ago, I decided to quit my stable, well-paying, miracle-in-a-recession job to move to France. I bought a domain name, convinced a friend to design a logo, applied my very basic HTML knowledge and decided to start a blog without a very clear idea of where it could lead. I was 21, simultaneously optimistic […]

March 30, 2016 Continue reading…

What I’d tell my college senior self

Let me start by saying this: I am not as successful as I want to be, and I’m OK with that. As happy as I am with my life right now, I’m the type of person who is always looking days, weeks, years into the future and trying to figure out what I need to […]

March 14, 2016 Continue reading…

From the archives // How to save money while living in NYC

There are some posts in the archives that are just as relevant now as they were when I wrote them (up to six years ago!). Once a week, I share one of my favorite posts that I still love to read today. Enjoy–and please forgive the use of Instagram filters and frames!   One of […]

March 9, 2016 Continue reading…

From the archives // The wise words of Kurt Nordstrom

There are some posts in the archives that are just as relevant now as they were when I wrote them (up to six years ago!). Once a week, I share one of my favorite posts that I still love to read today. Enjoy–and please forgive the use of Instagram filters and frames!   Remember that […]

February 24, 2016 Continue reading…

Notes on my morning routine

“Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a pauper.” That’s one of my favorite quotes when it comes to nutrition (mostly because breakfast is my favorite meal!), but I’ve realized that it also applies to my full commitment to a morning routine.I try to start my morning in a calm and […]

February 23, 2016 Continue reading…