10 Things I Learned in 2020
Baking, hiking, and 8 other things I learned during 2020!
A Message from Your Highly Sensitive Friend
I cry during sad movies. I cry during happy movies. I cry while reading emotional books, while singing moving songs and, sometimes, when I’m dreaming. For many years, I’ve shied away from this part of myself. I was ashamed, guilty for being so easily tossed about by the waves of life. But I’ve learned that…
This is 23.
As I crest the third week of my twenty third year, it occurs to me that I have a good amount of wisdom to share with the internet. Twenty-three years worth, actually. But I feel highly unqualified, seeing as 23 currently looks like me, sitting in my bed at 7 p.m., in snowflake pajamas. In…
24 Hours of Pumpkin Spice
The arrival of October ushers in a finale of colors as trees shed their leaves and the air grows cool. But that’s not all that autumn brings. As we unbox our running tights and bravely venture out into the cold, we are faced with another change: an onslaught, to be more precise. We, along with…
Happy November! This is the time of year when I burrow away in my house and overdose on hot tea. Running in the winter is fun, don’t get my wrong, but after breakfast and a shower, there are few things I find more compelling than the warmth of my electric blanket. That being said, the…
22 things I learned in 2016, my 21st year of life
I’m not sure how to preface a post such as this. Let’s face it: The more time we spend on earth, the more we realize we don’t really know. Enjoy this sporadic list of things I didn’t know/know very well until this past year. I’m turning 22 in a few weeks, so I kept the…
New Year’s resolutions we can all get behind
Eat more chocolate. Why yes, I can do that. I accept the challenge. Chocolate chips, chocolate protein bars, chocolate pancakes….. Google more questions. You know that feeling when you’re in the middle of something and a strange query pops into your head? And you want to search the answer, but you tell yourself “later,” and…