On Career Moves

For the past year, I’ve been working mainly from home, patching together a few freelance gigs. I’m a true homebody (exhibit a, exhibit b, exhibit c), and I loved the coziness and flexibility. And then, this spring, I hit a wall. I began to feel really isolated and lonely, and dreaded each day as they came, another one spent at home,… Read More

On Making Friends as a Couple

Here’s something I didn’t predict: making couple friends as a couple is hard. For starters, making friends in your twenties IN GENERAL is already challenging, but add another person to the mix, and, well, it’s basically twice as hard. And it takes time! Kevin and I have been together for a year now, and we’re only now settling in to our… Read More

On Trying Something New

Last week, instead of doing my regular workout routine, I switched things up and tried my first Bikram yoga class. Info online had said to hydrate like crazy throughout the day, and to bring a beach towel along with a yoga mat to class. I showed up fifteen minutes early to fill out a waiver form,… Read More