Self Improvement

You Are Exactly Where You’re Supposed To Be

I got this little gem at the I Heart Denver store and am still as in love with it as the day I saw it. I got it as I was struggling through college and was just really confused about where I was at in life, especially compared to where my peers were at in… Continue reading You Are Exactly Where You’re Supposed To Be

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