Discovering Seattle

June 25, 2017 1
On the eve of my next adventure, I thought it was time I finally put into writing what my recent trip to Seattle meant to me. Thirty is a BIG birthday. It’s a milestone.…

Finding Your People: Making Friends in New York City

June 21, 2017 1
There’s one thing that I couldn’t pack-up and bring with me New York City. No matter how hard I tried to fit them in my suitcase, it just wouldn’t work. It’s hard to leave…

The New York Normal: Three Years Later

June 13, 2017 1
It was near the beginning of year two in New York the first time I really felt like a New Yorker. I was leaving my office in Midtown. As I stood at the corner…

Eat, Pray, Love Didn’t Make Me Do It

June 7, 2017 2
How is this for an Eat, Pray, Love experience? I’m sitting in my New York apartment practicing Italian phrases in preparation for my first European adventure. A few weeks ago, I read a collection…

The Struggle is Real: New York City Apartment Hunting

January 3, 2017 3
I watched intently as my boyfriend raised the pick-ax above his head and slammed it back down on my bulky couch. When I battled that same narrow doorway I knew two and half years…

I Hope You Don’t Mind

September 7, 2016 0
It was a perfect afternoon in New York City. It was the end of another cycle, the end of the beginning. They pointed to an area when they entered the park and then proceeded…