Like Riding a Bicycle

Today was my second day back at work, and I couldn’t feel better about it. Thank you to all the great people in my life who were thinking of me and wishing me the best – I think it worked. Maybe I really overestimated the nosiness of people, but no one’s inquired as to why I was out so long. Continue reading


Daily Prompt: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Think of your blog as a mirror: what does it reveal? Consider your blog name, theme choice, design, bio, posts… what does every element tell you about yourself?

I had a lot of fun responding to today’s prompt, so hopefully you will enjoy seeing exactly what I think my blog says about me: Continue reading

Happy Things

Yesterday I did a post on the foods that make me happy, so why not continue with the theme? In light of my returning to work at my office job tomorrow (my supervisor told me over the phone today, “Welcome back to the chaos!”), I would rather focus on the happy than the worrisome. Thankfully, the pit of anxiety in my stomach has shrunken because I spent the last twenty minutes making a concerted effort to relax courtesy of some deep breathing and mindfulness practice. Now that my mind is clear, I’m ready to blog about the fashion and beauty items that are making me happy today! Continue reading

Happy Foods

When people are trying to lose weight, usually the first step they take is to modify their diet. While the goal is always to cut calories, different things work for different people; one diet may not work for another person because of lifestyle differences.

I’m no health nut and do enjoy eating out a lot. Continue reading

Keep on Moving

I had to give myself a break from blogging yesterday. I figure I can consider myself part of the post-a-day club if I’m posting something like, 17 blogs out of every 21 days, right?

Yesterday my long-time friend/ roommate and I went on an excursion to Pasadena, Continue reading