26 Things I’ve Learned While 26

Today is my 27th birthday. Which is wild to me because I can still so vividly remember my birthday last year…sitting in an airport, crying pretty regularly. Yet, that birthday seems so far away, too. This last year has thrown in some amazing ups and a few major downs. I’ve witnessed friends get married, welcome […]

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Favorite Things: Quarantine Edition

Anyone else continually grasping for the good in all of this? COVID-19 has brought on a lot of hardships, stress, distance, and isolation than anything we’ve ever experienced. So I find myself searching for anything good each day to hold on to, mainly because I don’t think I could handle life if I didn’t. I’ve […]

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Quarantine Competitions: Great Bake Off Style

I think it’s safe to say everyone has jumped on the baking train during this quarantine. Even me, the world least confident baker. I don’t like cooking, as many of you know, and I find baking to be tedious and impossible. That’s why when we realized this pandemic wouldn’t be over in two weeks, my […]

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Dear Nonprofit Worker,

The world has been suffering for a long time, now more so than ever, and you’ve always seen it. You’ve seen the broken sectors of the world and you jumped in to help. You saw your communities hurting, you saw people you love or strangers suffer, or your heart exploded when you realized your passion […]

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I said goodbye to cheese for a month

Every February I challenge myself to give something up that I love. It all initially began when I missed the memo on “dry January”, so I figured I’d give up alcohol in February instead. I felt like a genius because February is the shortest month of the year. So no, this is not religiously affiliated, […]

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What to do when you’re having a bad day at work

This week has been a rough one for me. I’ve been feeling really overwhelmed with my job and honestly, it’s making me have really, really bad days. I’ve been pretty grouchy, irritable, and on the verge of tears a little bit. It’s made me doubt my abilities, make mistakes I wouldn’t usually make, and almost […]

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Throwback: I started tracking my calories

Happy throwback Thursday! I started writing this post in 2019 and never finished it. I wanted to share it, because I think it’s a solid post and I think it’s important to share things that maybe I didn’t fully succeed at… As many of you know, I’m in two wedding this fall and attending seven […]

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Random Ramblings…pt. 5

So much has happened these last few months and I don’t know how else to get everything out of my head. I started writing this post before the holidays and I was in a really down state. I knew a lot of what I was saying was sad and I decided to wait to post. […]

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Life with a rescue dog

I adopted a dog. Yeah, I know you already know and you’ve read it in my past posts. Thanks for being a dedicated reader, I appreciate you. Oh, you’re my friend IRL and just know these things about me? Cool cool cool… Oh, you’re my parents…hi mom and dad. Love my readers. Adjusting to life […]

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My 2020 resolutions

WELCOME TO THE ROARING TWENTIES. Or will there be a new phrase for the twenties for originality purposes? Let me know. Now’s the time for a fresh start. Plan new goals, reframe your mindset, and try to become the best version of yourself through your resolutions. I’m going to be honest, I haven’t really thought […]

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