Summer reflections

A moment, a minute, a month, a season. It always passes by so quickly, and yet we spend most of the rest of the year longing for it. It’s because most people feel they’re at their best during the summers. They’re tan, happy, relaxed, and graced by sweet sunshine every day. For me when I […]

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Tales from ten thousand feet

Capability. Openness. Fear. These were all the things I was considering at 10,000 feet hovering over the open door of a plane. What are you capable of? How much of what you think you’re capable is restricted by you telling yourself you can’t? We arrive at the border of Massachusetts and New Hampshire at 10 […]

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This I believe

I’ll always remember debating in school whether people are inherently good, or inherently evil.  There was never a conclusion or a right answer, it was always just a discussion. I liked to think that people are inherently good when I was young. How could people be inherently evil when those people were the select few? […]

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twenty three life lessons

  Trust that you are not lost during the transitionary periods of your life. Feel your feelings. Cry when you’re sad. Digest your frustration. Laugh knowing there’s no such thing as laughing too loud. If you want to foster more positivity in your life, try to cut back on  complaining. You may not even realize […]

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Summer birthday gift guide

Where are my summer babies at?! I might be biased, but I think it’s the best time of year to celebrate anything, especially a birthday. I can easily drum up memories of pool parties and popsicles, or running through the sprinklers in the back yard and eating ice cream cake. I’ve put together a guide […]

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Summer reading list

Summer tends to be the season where I make the most time for reading. Last summer, I followed along with a local library’s summer reading list, but this year I thought it would be more fun to create my own! I sifted through piles of books, checked their ratings and feedback on Goodreads, and decided […]

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