First, I was in Dubai for a week. Then, just one night at home, and I was off to Boston for another week. Now, I have been back in New York for just three days. In Dubai, I had been given the opportunity to lead a training with two other professionals for 3 days. I…… Continue reading From Wild Adventures to Eating Pierogies in Bed
I remember back in September 2014 when my sister was trying to help me come up with a blog name, and she told me that it should be something short and relevant. First, I had come up with some silly names with animal titles since I was headed to Africa, and then I thought that…… Continue reading You Are Writing Your Own Story
After being in Colombia for a week with Santiago and his family, I have started to wonder why we as Americans, or maybe just my family, seem to brag or wear as a badge of honor living far from home. I find myself saying things like, “My siblings are great. My brother is in LA. My…… Continue reading Did I Fly Too Far From the Nest?
I think of myself as a fairly type A person. I think through many decisions with painstaking care. However, when it comes to my hair, I have made hasty, drastic changes without so much as a fleeting thought. Some of you will remember the short hair stage. This lasted about two years. I was living…… Continue reading A Blonde with Red Hair
I’ve been thinking about goals. Goals, dreams, hopes, aspirations, what have you. Whether they be for achieving something at work, learning a new skill, or improving upon a friendship. Having dreams I think is important for our happiness. It’s what keeps us going every day. It’s what gets us out of bed in the morning.…… Continue reading Having Dreams
I wake up each morning wondering where he is. Not understanding why he is not there next to me. Thinking that yesterday he was there, curled up beside me. I come home from a run, get in the shower, get ready for work, and eat some breakfast. I think to go kiss him goodbye while…… Continue reading What a Long Distance Relationship Feels Like
Life can feel like it’s going too fast. That you don’t have enough time. The past few weeks I have felt slightly overwhelmed. Between moving to a new apartment at the end of this month and having much to do at work, I have found myself with less time just to sit and think. I…… Continue reading Keeping Up With Things That You Love