Happy (?) Tuesday, World! February is more than halfway over. Which is terrifying. How are you doing? Are you as shocked as I am that time has flown thusly? I thought it might be a good time to check in on my goals. Remember my theme of the year is moving forward and overcoming. 14 Resolutions for 2014 Status update 1) Read 50 books. Verdict: Fail. I’ve started 2. Finished none. (Connect with me on Good Reads!) The good news… Read more »


When I was a bright-eyed, naive, somewhat spoiled seventeen-year-old, my generous parents bought me a car. My only instructions from my dad were to take care of the car because it was the only one he was ever going to buy me. And I have. Minus a few scrapes and bumps, the oil changes have been mostly routine, and the maintenance has been maintained. More than anything else, though, I have been obsessive with not running out of gas. I… Read more »

And I’m not talking about this forehead zit. It will not come as a surprise to you that I am a busy girl. I work hard, I play hard, and that makes me, given a spare moment, laze hard. I’m also a chronic over-committer, to the detriment of the “boring” things in my life, like laundry. Which is fine and dandy until I wake up and look around and see that my whirlwind of life has left me with a… Read more »

Hello, everyone!! What a week!! Despite deadlines and birthdays and wedding planning and all of the things I make a part of my life, something has been weighing heavily on my heart for some time now, and I’d like to talk about it. So if you’ll indulge me… perhaps grab a blanket and shot or two of your favorite liquor, because, let’s be real, I never say anything worthwhile succinctly. Or anything worthwhile at all. YAY! I understand loneliness. On an… Read more »