I’ve wanted to write a book since I was like 5. Weirdly enough, I actually did write a few books as a child. One was an encyclopedia of all the Babysitter’s Club characters (super original and not a parody). And the other one I was very serious about getting published.
As a recovering people-pleaser, saying no was my worst nightmare for many (most) years of my life. I’d been conditioned to put others before myself, to give and sacrifice, and to keep the people around me happy. This was great for a long time because lots of people liked me! I was doing all I […]
I am FIRED UP this week over what’s happening in our country. I’ve shared my thoughts + feelings here and here. Needless to say, I’m ready to start a revolution. The biggest struggle is feeling helpless like there’s nothing I can do to change the situation. But luckily, there ARE things we can all do about this!!! I wanted […]
Like everyone, I feel so sad about the recent suicides in the past week (and months and years). Kate Spade, Avicii, and Anthony Bourdain were all creative, talented, and beautiful souls who used their gifts to touch so many people in the world. I know we’re all keeping their families and loved ones in our […]
I always get excited about the summer because: 1. the beach and 2. reading at the beach. This is my current summer reading list — with books I’ve read (and want to read again) and what I’m planning to read over the next few months. All of these books are not the same, meaning they’re […]