Miscellaneous, Self Improvement, Shopping

The Problem With Online Ordering: Instant Gratification

You know exactly what I’m talking about… You just pressed the ‘Order’ button to purchase the contents of your online shopping cart and are seriously, so excited. A new [noun], yay! All of a sudden, you’re in a better mood, the sun is shining brighter, and all your problems have disappeared. All because you just… Continue reading The Problem With Online Ordering: Instant Gratification

Friendships

Friendships are Hard Now That We’re Adults

It’s funny how seemingly unrelated things align in a way that means something to only you, and only at that moment in time. Lately, I’ve been seeing this inspirational quote going around Facebook: “The older I get, the more selective I am about who is in my tribe. I would rather have four quarters than… Continue reading Friendships are Hard Now That We’re Adults

Beauty, For Him

A Girlfriend’s Guide to an Irresistible Beard

When my boyfriend and I first got together, one of the first things I told him was, “I really don’t like facial hair. At all.” Know what he told me? “I’m never shaving my beard.” Somewhere along the road, I grew to accept the short beard he kept, even prefer it. (Once, he completely shaved the… Continue reading A Girlfriend’s Guide to an Irresistible Beard

Food, Opinion

The Coffee That Makes My World Go ‘Round

I am a recent coffee convert in the past two years, having only started drinking the magical caffeinated elixir after I graduated college and started my big-girl career. Something about having to look professionally presentable by 8am every, single weekday triggered the need for caffeine. And of course now, I can’t start my morning (and sometimes… Continue reading The Coffee That Makes My World Go ‘Round