health, lifestyle

I was a mom for 24 hours

So after getting off of birth control (because I was having too many issues with them after switching), I thought, hey, I should be careful — I might get pregnant! LOL, wouldn’t that be funny. Then it happened — I was late. 6 days late to be exact. For the first 2-3 days, I said […]

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lifestyle, Love

She’s a keeper if…(friend edition)

In your teen years, friends are basically everyone you know. In your 20s, friends are who you go out with and eat brunch with (while hungover) the next day. In your 30’s, things change a bit. There’s just not enough time on your calendar to keep all your friends. So how do you know which […]

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career, money

5 obvious ways to save money at work

My job is super average. Decent benefit, decent hours, and low pay. You know, the average, crappy job that a person takes when she has a crazy amount of student loan. So in order to make this “career”Β a little more exciting, I have given myself a challenge Β to try to increase my own pay by […]

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lifestyle, Love

I survived my first experience as a bridesmaid

This past weekend, I had my first experience as a bridesmaid/maid of honor, and I learned that being a bridesmaid is hard AF. There are some things I did well, but for the most part, I am just glad that I didn’t get fired in the middle of the wedding (my friend is too nice). […]

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lifestyle

I tried to KonMari my accessories

If you’ve known me for a while, you know that I am really messy and have a bit of a hoarding problem. And this problem didn’t really bother me too much until I read this book: Since reading this book, I’ve been trying to declutter/live simply for the last year or so, but it’s been […]

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career

Nightmare of eight interviews

During my 9-month unemployment, I applied to over 200 jobs, got dozens of phone interviews, and went on at least 16 interviews (that I recall), and out of that, I am writing about my top 8 most memorable interviews. I am still trying to analyze what the heck I did wrong my 20s — and […]

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health, lifestyle

If my Spanx could talk…

I’m feeling super poetic today.   If my Spanx could talk, it would say to me, “No, I am not a magician, You gotta lose the gut, you fat fool.” If my Spanx could talk, it would invite me to Dr. Phil show and sit on that tall stool and cry, “But I was never […]

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