Damned if I do and damned if I don’t … talk about politics.

Today I need to talk about a pervasive issue I see happening across all of my social circles. And that is: Am I bad for speaking out about politics? Vs. Am I bad for *not* speaking out about politics?  As a disclaimer, the purpose of this post isn’t about answering that question. Rather, today I wanna talk about the power of choice, because difficult situations, such as the one above, often make us feel like we don’t have any...

Tales from a girl drinking water in a bar

I was watching a tv show the other day about a group of women at a bar. They were signaling to the bartender for some drinks when one of them stopped and said, “Wait a minute ladies, I still know how to be single.” She then got up from her chair, smoothed her dress, and began to make a lap around the bar in search of free drinks. Fast forward an hour later...

Wait... is my life just, "average?"

In recent years, as my career goals have grown and my social life has slowed, I find myself hearing about all the things I’m apparently missing out on. The latest podcasts. Cool festivals. Trendy Instagram feeds. Despite having lived in 3 countries, written and published a BOOK, and oh, running this bad ass blog, I still catch myself wondering...