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2018

The many Year in Reviews popping up on my newsfeed are filled with positivity, as friends look back on their year with rose-colored glasses. I appreci...

The Five-Year Plan

I’ve always had a plan. I make goals. I make smaller goals to meet that goal. I meet those goals. I achieve the goal. I create a new list. I repeat....

The Couple

If you’ve been paying close attention to the blog, I haven’t had a lot of deep posts lately. I’ve been in a rut, a writer’s block, a mental ha...

On Being Strong

“You’re so much stronger than you think,” Mandy, a Pure Barre instructor, says, in the middle of every Pure Barre class. (Pure Barre is a 55-min...

It’s the little moments.

I already posted about the importance of enjoying the people around you, but I wanted to emphasize that more, in a bit different way. Most of the mome...

My Biggest Insecurity

I knew I needed to post something. Aside from the fact that it’s been two weeks, I needed to let out some emotions. I don’t really know where to b...