Archives for October 2013

Looking to Be Happier? Use This Strategy

Isn’t it amazing how quick we are to stop being happy because of one small mishap during the day? You get a slightly snarky e-mail from your boss and you’ve suddenly got a gray cloud over your head. Your sister is blabbering on and on about her boy drama and won’t let you get a […]

My Must-Read Book of the Week: Bethenny Frankel's Skinnygirl Solutions

After weeks of waiting, my copy of Bethenny Frankel’s new book, Skinnygirl Solutions, finally arrived! The book lives up to the high standards set by my version of the Bible, which is her book called A Place of Yes. Unlike A Place of Yes though, this book is more about steps you can take to simplify […]

The One Thing You MUST Try If Your Social Circle's a Little Sparse

It’s no secret that making friends after college is no easy feat, and it’s even harder when you’ve just moved to a new city. When you’re working a lot, you may eventually find that you only know your co-workers and that weird guy who lives next door. I’m definitely in the market for some more […]

What You Need to Know About Being in a Long Distance Relationship

So Chris and I are almost a month in to our long distance phase, and I can honestly say that I’ve learned a lot in that month alone. I used to see long distance as some big scary monster that was going to take over our relationship and make every day miserable. In reality, it’s […]

Surprisingly Enough, Weight Training Is Actually Kind of Fun

I read basically every women’s magazine that exists in print today, so you can imagine that I’ve absorbed plenty of articles that mention the benefits of weight training. Does this mean that I followed the advice offered in these pieces? Definitely not. But I read it. I don’t know why I never gave weight training […]