My best friends don’t live anywhere near me. I went to college less that 30 miles away from where I grew up, but I was lucky enough to go to a private, expensive, semi-prestigious school filled with kids from all over the country. As a result, my friends all pursued their goals and dreams and… Read More Just move already
During law school, I had the worst boyfriend. He wasn’t very nice, he didn’t apply himself, he smoked pot all the time, and he made me feel like everything was my fault. He hoped I wouldn’t make it on clubs or boards so that I would be more time for him. He didn’t want me… Read More The reluctant litigator
Interesting finds of the week: Interesting article on gender equality in the U.S. Get ready for a downer! This recipe for pork shoulder ragu looks so incredible. Impressive recipes like these always seem insurmountable but hopefully I’ll tackle this one and come out with something both edible and delicious. Super interesting article on how to be a good boss (via Cup… Read More Weekend Reading
As much as people love to talk about being busy, people love to talk about not sleeping enough. It’s cool to not be a night owl and stay up late, coming up with genius ideas throughout the night. I’ve tried it and nobody wants to be around me the next day, nodding off during conversations.… Read More It’s not cool, but I love sleeping
Baking soda. The answer is always baking soda. Wet the mug, put a little bit of baking soda on the inside, rub with a sponge, and nobody will know that you left your tea in there for 3 days straight. It’s days like these that I feel like a really successful adult.
As I was recently laid off, my work week is not nearly as busy as it used to be. I still wake up early in the morning, I still eat my usual breakfast, but that’s where the routines diverge. Today, I had a few appointments in the morning so I showered and dressed as I… Read More Frantic Monday
Last night was one of those crazy nights where I woke up at 3 a.m. and just could not go back to sleep. On the bright side, I did get to finish this book. It was as good and escapist as I had hoped. Sometimes, when the real world is a rough place, you just need… Read More On sleepless nights