Life

From Grumbling To Gratitude

I’m going to be brutally honest here. I hate folding my husband’s undershirts. I’ve never been a fan of folding laundry, but his laundry is the worst. When we first…

Not Another New Year’s Resolution

Enough with the hustling already.

Top 5 Most Read in 2015

I find it fascinating to see which of my blogs are most trafficked and shared each year. It’s almost always relationship blogs, with an occasional college girl problem. So, in case you missed it, or you’re just curious– here are my top 5 most read blogs of 2015!

The Real Work of Christmas

December 1 has arrived. Whether you’re like my husband who thinks it’s acceptable to begin listening to Christmas music in early November, or more like me who thinks it’s ridiculous…

Hard Work v. Results 

On November 13, Seth Godin posted this: The initiator For each person who cares enough to make something, who is bold enough to ship it, who is generous enough to…

Hating on Monday

We hate Mondays. Don’t we?  Every Monday, my instagram, twitter, and facebook feeds are filled with images, memes, and general posts about how awful Mondays are. We live for the…

How to fight work-life stress

Lately my “9 to 5” has been getting to me. I work at a college–specifically a college focused on the entertainment industry.  NOTHING about that is life or death, or…

Learning how to rest

I’ve been battling exhaustion for a few months now. I know everyone has. Something about the “new school year”– even if you’re not in school or your work/life isn’t impacted…

When You Leave: Personal Branding v. Personal Influence

Personal branding: what people say about you when you leave the room. Personal influence: how people feel when you leave the room.

Confession: I lied

It’s true. I lied. I did something that I didn’t think was wrong or a big deal, but then I was confronted about it and realized otherwise.  Instead of fessing up…